THE BAN OF PLASTIC BAGS

Aug 17, 2017

THE BAN OF PLASTIC BAGS

The ban on plastic bags in Kenya is to come into effect at the end of August. Looking around one wonders how the implementation of the ban will be done, as clearly there is little or no preparedness.

ClimateLaunchPad (CLP)

Jul 27, 2017

ClimateLaunchPad (CLP)

ClimateLaunchPad(CLP) is the world’s largest green business idea competition. CLP’s mission is to unlock the world’s clean tech potential that addresses climate change. The objective is to support early stage businesses to grow their ideas into viable businesses that respond to the effects of Climate Change. For the first time outside of Europe, the ClimateLaunchPad (CLP) is being held in Africa, Kenya being hosted by the Kenya Climate Innovation Centre (KCIC). 

Meet the Boot Camp trainer : Founder ClimateLaunchpad

Jul 25, 2017

Meet the Boot Camp trainer : Founder ClimateLaunchpad

Frans Nauta

Founder ClimateLaunchpad

Frans is a European working in Silicon Valley and a 'Valleyean' working in Europe on innovation & entrepreneurship, with a focus on climate change and innovation ecosystems.

Kick starting new stuff is what he does best, especially on the cross roads of startups, innovation and innovation ecosystems. Some of the things he has started include:

Climate Change at a Glance 007

Jun 20, 2017

Climate Change at a Glance 007

An oil refinery in Marcus Hook, Pa. The United States is the biggest carbon polluter in history.

Withdrawal of the US from the Paris Agreement: What’s next for Africa