Tag: Environmental


Kenya Energy Minister assures to work with Kenya Forest Service

Kenya: CS Ministry of Energy & Petroleum Davis Chirchir has expressed the commitment of the Ministry to work with Kenya Forest Service in tree growing & rehabilitation of degraded forest areas across the country as part of the Ministry's approach towards its mandate in reducing Greenhouse Gas emissions and carbon footprint arising from its operations in the Fossil Fuels Sector.

Mauritius Ministers submit proposals ahead of 2023-2024 Budget

Mauritius: The policy dialogue in the context of the preparation of the 2023-2024 Budget continued yesterday, in Port Louis, with the submission of proposals by several Ministers to the Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Dr Renganaden Padayachy.

Mauritius receives Patrol Boat fully funded by Japanese Govt

Mauritius: A W24 Yamaha fibre-glass Patrol Boat of 7.32m, funded to the tune of USD 4.4 Million by the Government of Japan, was launched yesterday by the Minister of Blue Economy, Marine Resources, Fisheries and Shipping, Sudheer Maudhoo, at the Fisheries Training and Extension Centre in Pointe aux Sables.

Kenya launches trans-boundary tree planting programme with partners

Kenya: The Principal Secretary of the State Department for Wildlife, Silvia Museiya, led representatives from the Kenya Forest Service, KWS, National Land Commission, The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), WWF and Civil Society Organizations working in the Amboseli region in planting 200 tree seedlings to mark the launch of the Southern Kenya-Northern Tanzania (SOKNOT- Unganisha) Trans-boundary Program in Loitokitok, Amboseli in Kajiado County.

Kenya Green Zones Development Support Project hosts workshop

Kenya: Green Zones Development Support Project(GZDSP II) hosted a workshop in Naivasha on the Project's Environmental and Social Audit Report Findings. The audit, which is done annually as part of the requirements of the African Development Bank, covered the Eastern, Central Highlands and Mau Conservancies.