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Worth Noting: In short, the information these scientists gather from research is only received and understood by a small percentage of the population, resulting in presumed ignorance from the general populace. So long as this will continue being the case, scientists will continue to wonder in frustration why the world isn’t taking their warnings on …

Worth Noting: They defend their communities from deforestation like in Bugoma, Zoka, Semliki, mabira and others, they advocate against pollution of water supplies by big business, oil companies and others, they reveal corruption networks for the granting of illegal mining licenses, and they advocate for clean breathable air. This should not be the reason for …

Worth Noting: Peter Chege has been in this field for nearly two and a half decades. Thus, his business is catching up well across Africa despite the climate challenges. Hydroponic farming is an act of growing crops without the use of soil, where nutrients are supplied to the crop in solution form. It is a …

Police in Marimanti in conjunction with officers from directorate of criminal investigation- DCI and health officers from Tharaka South Sub County destroyed 64 bags of contraband sugar impounded sometime back in Marimanti. According to Tharaka South police Commander Kiprop Rutto, the contraband was impounded back in June 2018 during a crackdown to get rid of …

By: Jemtai Purity Pollution in Narok county is seen to be shooting up day after the other. Land pollution is on top of the list. There are less garbage bins across Narok Town as well as its surrounding areas. Due to increasing number of students admitted to Maasai Mara University, garbage is scattered all over …

Worth Noting: In addition, Uganda is still facing the high rate of youth unemployment because they lack electricity to run some businesses that can be their source of income like saloon, food vendors among others. It’s also important to note that government programmes such as Parish model, Emyooga, Youthhoods SAGE among others, whose objective is …

Worth Noting: The launch of oil projects amidst the above gaps is a big threat to small-scale farming and Uganda’s continued economic growth. Remember, the oil sector will not employ everyone. It also cannot replace agriculture. Fisheries’ sector concerns: Further, Uganda’s oil activities are taking place in major lakes and rivers. Under the Tilenga project, …

Content provided by At a hybrid press conference from Nairobi, International Land Coalition (ILC) Africa displays its plan for protecting community land rights environmental defenders—the first of its kind on the continent ILC Africa has reiterated that Africa Land Forum 2021 taking place October 26-28 under the theme “Achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Africa …

By: David Kinyanjui  @MountKenyaTimes Residents of Magumu ward, Kinangop constituency in Nyandarua County are set to benefit from a Sh 21 million irrigation project. The Upper Gitwe Irrigation Project funded by the National Government will serve more than 700 farmers sitting on 260 acres of land. Water, Irrigation and Sanitation Cabinet Secretary Sicily Kariuki who …

Worth Noting: Important to note is that all parties should report regularly on their emissions and their implementation efforts every after 5 years. Unfortunately, Ugandan government might lose out on this if at all they do not produce Climate Action plan by 12th October 2021 as stated by the Uk Government. Further, according to article …