Climate Change Action Plans Begin to Take Form in Kenya

STA member in Kenya, The Green Belt Movement (GBM), held a meeting with the Institute of Environment and Water Management (IEWM), who will will support GBM's project to develop climate change action plans in Nakuru and Nandi counties.


Kenya is one of the first countries in Africa, and among only a few globally, to enact a comprehensive law and policy to guide national and subnational responses to climate change (6 May, Kenya’s Climate Change Act, 2016)

The IEWM was selected to help with this project because it has been a key player in addressing natural resource management, water and sanitation in the East African Region for the past four years, by fostering efficient and effective institutions and processes through training and capacity building, skills development, research and knowledge management.