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Climate change 101

Accordingto a recent report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change(IPCC) the Earth's average surface temperature has increased 1.3degrees F over the past 100 years. What may seem like a…Continue

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Started Mar 24, 2010

Climate Change and MDG's
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Why has climate change generated so much hype over the years? That’s a question I wanted to find the answers to. The simplicity of this question did notprepare me of the outcome of my neophyte…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by NANGAR SOOMRO Mar 16, 2010.

 

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SUCCESS STORY:REPLICABILITY OF THE INITIATIVE(RAIN WATER HARVESTING) AND LESSONS LEARNT



Rainwater harvesting is not a new phenomenon in Kenya except for magnitudes and proportions. Kenyan communities have practised different techniques in rainwater harvesting for a long time but in varying scales and conditions. Most applicable harvesting techniques are simple, acceptable and replicable across many cultural and economic settings. Success stories abound that can be cited, particularly in the arid and semi-arid areas of Kenya where rainwater harvesting is a principal… Continue

Posted on March 30, 2010 at 9:47am

MAINSTREAMING/SUSTAINABILITY OF RAINWATER HARVESTING



Water impoundment in dams, ponds and wetlands has been encouraged by the Kenya Government for a very long time. Although it is not mandatory for institutional buildings to construct rainwater harvesting facilities, necessity has made many institutions such as hospitals and schools, especially in rural areas, to install rainwater harvesting facilities. As an incentive, tax rebates on roofing materials and guttering facilities have been applied by the Government.To underscore the importance… Continue

Posted on March 30, 2010 at 9:42am

Rainwater Harvesting Vs Environmental Issues of MDG Targets



Global Water Partnership has described Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) as an ecosystem approach that ensures the coordinated development of water, land and related resources to optimise economic and social welfare without compromising on the sustainability of environmental systems. Rainwater harvesting fits very well in this description.

In Kenya, rainwater harvesting is crucial for both economic and social activities that can improve living standards. From one harvesting… Continue

Posted on March 30, 2010 at 9:40am

Water and sanitation Campaign 2020

THE ACTION

I will hold a massive water and sanitation campaign dubbed WATER IS LIFE:END WATER POVERTY 2020 in collaboration with major stakeholders;Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Wildlife; Ministry of Water Resources Management and Development; and Ministry of Agriculture. Several NGOs and other Community-Based Organizations at national and local levels.…

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Posted on March 30, 2010 at 9:35am

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At 10:00am on March 30, 2010, Pradip Dey said…
Thanks Anthony for the invitation. Let's share knowledge in EVOKE platform. Regards.
At 7:04am on March 30, 2010, Christian Brumm said…
Hi Anthony! Looking forward to read what you have to say!
At 6:28am on March 30, 2010, LunarLight said…
Hi. :3
At 2:21pm on March 25, 2010, Kelsie O. said…
Thanxx!! Im soo happy its my birthday i feel like i hav been waiting forever!!!
At 6:14pm on March 24, 2010, ritaryan said…
it is my dream to bring my grandsons one day, and to live out my life protecting this most extrodinary land...africa is the great hearthstone
At 3:06pm on March 24, 2010, Hannah Kohn said…
Thank you for the nice comment on my blog post. I really appreciate it. :D
I hope my garden will be completed as planned.
At 12:59pm on March 24, 2010, ritaryan said…
i love your photos
ten years ago i walked your land
from the moment of arrival, through the fumes in the airport,
i breathed home
when arriving in the countryside
the joy filling my heart and filling my eyes with tears
undescriblable
to this day that visit home remains the most powerful experience of my life
At 7:14pm on March 15, 2010, Bongumusa said…
I hope you can be with me in this high competitive environment.
At 9:20am on March 10, 2010, Milca Pfano Nyadzani said…
Hey!Hey! what up buddy!
At 7:58am on March 10, 2010, Naleke Kaapei said…
Thanks Anthony, am still trying to figure out what I can do here. Keep the posts coming ur doing a good job!!
 
 
 

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Ten years from now I will be in a political job assisting with people in the midlands of South Carolina particularly the rural working class and farmers. As the class of people that feed the nation I find that it is imperative that we assist with making sure they produce as much food as possible. I would like to support local scientists as well that are leading in research on how to produce food more efficiently. I will also be participating in missions to foreign countries to help people with…See More
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https://www.google.com/maps/d/edit?mid=zQ49AvLkhA2w.kfbaOGer-lQYIf you click my link to my custom map using Google My Maps you will see the addition of a Emergency Shelter to be used in case of a tidal wave or other event from the sea. Included are new emergency routes on what will be an expanded highway to allow traffic to flow in the event of an emergency.See More
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