Climate Change Watch – July 2, 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Of notable interest this week in the realm of environment conservation is a Kenyan, Mr Mithika Mwenda, the Executive Director of Pan-African Climate Justice Alliance (PAJCA) who was selected for the Sierra Club’s Earth Care Award 2019 for his individual, and his organization’s unique contribution to international environmental protection and conservation. Mr Mwenda will receive … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – July 2, 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

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Climate Change Watch – 3rd Week – June, 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Huge parts of England witnessed flooding second week of June while freak weather sent big hailstones in a severe hailstorm in parts of France during the same week. And this is happening in summer, when everyone should be out having fun in the much awaited summer sun. So what’s going on? Global Warning May be … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – 3rd Week – June, 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – June 12 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Women groups in Marsabit County have embraced Famer Managed Natural Regeneration (FMNR) as climate change adaptation and mitigation strategy to increase food security and improve climate resilience among smallholder farmers. It is basically farm forestry. They note their community’s nomadic/pastoralist way of life as a big contributor to environment degradation. They always cut trees and … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – June 12 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – May 4,5,6 and 7 – Muthuri Makathimo

Yesterday May 3rd, it was eastern parts of India devastated by what has been described a “Monster Cyclone”. Again, from the Indian Ocean, and this too was packing winds of up to 200 km per hour. It is yet an additional humanitarian crisis in full torrent after the Mozambique cyclone on the South Eastern Coastline … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – May 4,5,6 and 7 – Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – May 2 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – May 2 2019 The rains have taken a break in most parts of the country and concerns linger about food and water security. Where it is still raining like in Kakamega, flooding and mud slides have caused untold damage and wreaked havoc on residents’ livelihoods with crops being swept away. Good … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – May 2 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – April 30 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

By Muthuri Makathimo The Environment is the primary pillar for our survival. Amazing last two days of April have witnessed continuous light rains at night, and up to mid-morning. There is nothing as beautiful to see like sunshine and rain showers happening at the same time. From snow-capped mountain, highlands, iconic lakes’ ecosystems, savannah grasslands … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – April 30 2019 – By Muthuri Makathimo

Climate Change Watch – End of April – By Muthuri Makathimo

By Muthuri Makathimo The last three days have been bliss for many in Kenya but hell for many caught in the ranging floods brought about by the long awaited rains. No respite for Mozambicans as hurricane Idai morphed into hurricane Keneth to add to their misery. As this bag of mixed fortunes unfolds before us, … Continue reading Climate Change Watch – End of April – By Muthuri Makathimo