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ClimateLaunchpad Boot Camp Programme


The Boot Camp is a 2-day fast track course and workshop lead by a ClimateLaunchpad certified Boot Camp Trainer. The programme covers all aspects of a...

24 Jul 2017

Access to renewable energy solutions to consumers in Western Kenya

It probably is a first of its kind. Providing loans for business and renewable energy products. Under the product dubbed Mwangaza Solar Loan, Rafode meets the energy needs of women...

2 Jun 2017

Banana value addition gaining momentum in Kisii County

At the Kisii Agricultural Training Center, Nyangorora Banana Processing Group (NBPG) has been in the business of value addition of bananas for the last three years. Having partnered with the...

2 Jun 2017

Lisha Bora calls out to investors for fundraising round

Getting the right feeds for your animals is not an easy task. But once you crack it, everything falls into place and you begin to reap the profits. According to...

2 Jun 2017

Green business idea competition gains global impact


Over 750 promising sustainability ideas to battle ClimateLaunchpad Competition

February 16, 2017 – ClimateLaunchpad kicks off the fourth edition of its successful green business idea competition in Amsterdam,...

25 May 2017

Supporting entrepreneurs through the KCIC Green-Tech Accelerator Program

Over the years, the Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) has been supporting innovations in clean technology in order to adapt to climate change effects and spur green growth.

The KCIC...

19 May 2017

The Big Shift Campaign; clean energy now

Christian Aid, an International (British) Non-Governmental Organization working in Kenya  to eradicate poverty has launched a global campaign on promoting clean and renewable energy dubbed the “Big Shift”. The campaign...

19 May 2017

Availing a variety of energy services to counties

Provision of accessible and clean energy solutions for Kenyans still remains one of the most challenging and time consuming processes. Getting end users to change their behavior towards adopting cleaner...

19 May 2017

Private sector and the Global Goals

A story is told of a company that went and re-forested a section of the Mau Forest as part of corporate responsibility. However, a few months after they had nurtured...

19 May 2017

The Billion Dollar Business Alliance

Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC) is one of the partners for the Billion Dollar Business Alliance for Rainwater Harvesting – Kenya Chapter that inked a Memorandum of Understanding on 11...

26 Apr 2017