Kwale county has embarked on an intensive 3-year program to restore the coral reefs which are a major tourist attraction in the region.

The restoration programme by the Coast Development Authority is aimed at implementing a natural recovery process of degraded coral reefs in the coastal county.

The…

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Last week, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a plan to reduce plastic pollution, which will include a ban on single-use plastics as early as 2021. This is laudable: plastics clog drains and cause floods, litter nature and kill animals and birds.

Of course, plastic also makes our lives…

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Inger Andersen, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme

There is something in the air. I am not talking about pollution or greenhouse gas emissions. I am talking about the change humanity needs to address these and other environmental challenges, which have placed our planet and societies in imminent peril.…

Read more: As voices for the planet grow louder, we must get the job done

If you head to the Three Rivers Arts Festival (TRAF) this year, you might notice seven large, rainbow-colored animal sculptures in and around the Wyndham Lawn near Gateway Center. But the eye-catching public artworks aren’t made from marble or other traditional sculpting materials – they’re made from found…

Read more: Ocean Sole Africa uses cute animals to make environmental statement at Three Rivers Arts Festival

The French Government has commended Kenya for establishing a Coast Guard Unit to police its vast Coastal maritime waters.


French Naval Ship, Fs Surcouf before docking at the Port of Mombasa. The Ship arrived on Friday with 150 sailors. The ship engages in anti piracy operations and fighting…

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As the world marked World Environment Day on Wednesday, Lamu embarked on a campaign to restore and protect mangroves as part of its efforts to improve forest cover.



The county has formed a community-led partnership that seeks to restore the degraded mangroves for sustainable use.  The initiative is…

Read more: Lamu launches mangrove restoration campaign