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Recycling factory that makes plastic trash greener than trees

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In March 2010, Lorna Rutto co-founded EcoPost Ltd, a firm which uses plastic waste to manufacture poles for fencing, landscaping, […]

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Sustainable enterprise goes beyond CSR activities like sponsorships

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Good hard-nosed business is moving beyond corporate social responsibility and weaving sustainability into your business model. Read more

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Have your cake and eat it too-hotels can serve buffets and still cut food waste

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I don’t think hotels have been fully aware of the scale of the problem, until now. The oft-quoted figure is a […]

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Informal business requires re-tooling to reduce poverty

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It would be prudent for policy makers to implement strategies that grow the capacity of informal businesses to profitability. Read […]

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THE NEW MONEY IS GREEN! WORKSHOP ON NATURAL CAPITAL

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Get Inspired and Fueled to START on responsible business practices on 4th May 2018 at the Conference on Sustainable Inclusive […]

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WORKSHOP: GREENING THE CONSTRUCTION SECTOR

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Any business has a structure where people gather, work, meet, build, and process, distribute. Therefore it is a relevant sector […]

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workshop on BUSINESS FOR GOOD (HEALTH)

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BETTER BUSINESSES ARE IN BUSINESS! Business transformation pays off, it makes you stay ahead of the game and guarantees you […]

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WORKSHOP ON GROWING WORKFORCE

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Get inspired  @ The 3rd Conference Sustainable Inclusive Business: 4th May 2018 @ USIU-A Theme 2018: NEW ECONOMY, TRANSFORMATION, FUTURE […]

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MASTERCLASS ON HOW TO BE A READY TO RUN START-UP!

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Get inspired, get going. @ The 3rd Conference Sustainable Inclusive Business: 4th May 2018 @ USIU-A Theme 2018: NEW ECONOMY, […]

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WORKSHOP ON TECH FOR GOOD

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THE FUTURE OF TECHNOLOGY AS A SOLUTION FOR BUSINESS Technology, IT is one of the biggest tools to drive change. […]

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WORKSHOP ON (PLASTIC) WASTE MANAGEMENT

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(PLASTIC)WASTE Management Collaboration on responsible solutions   The Progress and actions: We all have a role to play. Whether you […]

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WORKSHOP ON OPTIMIZING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD

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OPTIMIZING THE BUSINESS OF FOOD Why is it essential to move from agriculture to agribusiness? Join us on 4th May […]

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SIB Conference 2018: Network Session with Promising Startups!

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10 Companies, 20 start-ups are sharing about the innovation, ideas and solutions they bring. Meet the newies with a sustainable […]

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Workshop on Climate Change

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Workshop on Climate Change   Why is it time to talk about it? Because very business has a role and […]

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Bicycles take over City of London rush hour

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This is good news for air pollution in an area that breaches EU limit values for nitrogen dioxide, but an […]

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Embu fruit farmers reap big from value addition plan

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Processing plant helps farmers deal with huge losses especially between December and April when mangoes were in season. Read more

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Support disruptive innovation to spur big employment

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Kenya needs to take advantage and support innovations through development of incubation centres and innovation labs in universities and technical […]

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Drug waste clogs rivers around the world, scientists say

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“A large part of the freshwater ecosystems is potentially endangered by the high concentration of pharmaceuticals,” said Francesco Bregoli, a […]

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Supermarkets tackle the waste problem

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If more supermarkets were to follow suit and help to reduce the amount of waste that they produce, whether this […]

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Yes businesses can do good and well at the same time

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We have to take care of the environment and the people. We have to ensure our footprint does not leave […]

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3rd Conference Sustainable Inclusive Business – 4 May 2018

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BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION & NEW BUSINESS MINDSET & CIRCULAR ECONOMY BUY YOUR TICKET (BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO SOLVE BUSINESS ISSUES) Date: 4 […]

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Asia-Pacific chefs chew over ways to slim down food waste

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Throwing out food wastes the water, energy and fuel required to grow, store and distribute it, campaigners say, while discarded […]

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Farmers change tack to cut food aid dependency

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Despite ongoing rains in some parts of the country, the outlook remains grim for most ASAL areas in 2018, with […]

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How can companies own their climate narratives?

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As awareness around climate change and its impacts on businesses grows, companies can choose to own their narratives about how […]

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Creating an inclusive economy

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The ability for industry to create an inclusive society is often obscured by narratives that center profits and markets or […]

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Prioritise climate change

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Many parts of Kenya do not have as much rain as they used to. Rain has not only reduced both […]

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It’s time Kenyans learnt how to live without plastic bags

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Plastic bags have been an important part of our lives for a long time. They are cheap, convenient and widely […]

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Kenya urgently needs a policy on e-waste

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E-wastes are a subtle and dangerous enemy to the integrity of the environment and plant, animal and human health. Despite […]

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Right policies, funding can unlock Kenya’s agriculture potential

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No country can prosper unless it is able to produce enough food to feed its people in a sustainable manner. […]

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Reorient varsity training to market needs

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Kenyan teachers, doctors, engineers, hoteliers, and IT experts have been engaged in some of the emerging economies such as Rwanda, […]

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Innovation the heartbeat of business

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Markets have expanded, information has moved from the physical library to the tips of our fingers and opportunities for affordable […]

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Bicycle paths and walkways the answer

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The sense of a new beginning was symbolically reinforced by the election of a new team to run Nairobi. Unlike […]

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Public, private cooperation key to food security

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The key to ensuring that the region’s agriculture and aquaculture sectors produce enough food lies in Public-Private Partnerships. Agri-PPP has […]

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Find ways to tame post-harvest food losses

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An important workshop whose outcomes are critical to Kenya’s fragile food security situation went on almost unnoticed even as the […]

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Small Businesses a Predictor of Nation’s Growth Prospects

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Small business may not, by itself, be the backbone of a country’s economy but it sure is the heartbeat of […]

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Plastic Waste Management & Business Development Mission

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Wednesday 24th December The Private Sector is connected to the issue of waste in different ways. Responsibility for their waste […]

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AgriProFocus Network Day

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This year’s AgriProFocus Network Day will showcase innovative and business climate smart solutions in the agriculture sector in Kenya. Sustainable […]

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Private Sector Conference on Sustainable Inclusive Business

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Your business can have a positive impact on People, Planet and Profit. Let’s start to become a Future Proof Business! […]

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Code of Ethics: Business Values & A New Business Mindset

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Our actions affects not only ourselves, but also those around us. Many professional decisions involves ethics. Without transparency, trust and […]

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Here’s How to Deal with Plastic Bottles Menace

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The ban on manufacture, import, use and handling of plastic carrier bags in Kenya took effect late last year in […]

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Partnerships are Key to Sustainable Healthcare

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In the list of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), “health and wellbeing” is listed at number three — just below “no […]

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News Paper Article: Businesses Must Move From Nice to Must

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Devolution has taken essential services such as health care, basic education, agriculture, rural access roads and water and sanitation closer […]

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Agribusiness can Generate Wealth for Kenyan Farmers

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From tea farming in the central region to sugarcane farming in the Western Kenya region, livestock keeping in northern Kenya, […]

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News Paper Article: Why You Should Quickly Fix Faulty Taps

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Today, more than ever, we must not lose sight of some of the overarching economic and social challenges that politics […]

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