Building Alliances to End Plastic Pollution in Kenya

Plastic pollution has become one of the most pressing environmental challenges of this century. In response to this, the Centre for Environmental Justice and Development (CEJAD)  hosted various stakeholders in the waste management sector to form a unified stance on...
The folly of waste-to-energy incineration

The folly of waste-to-energy incineration

By: Kert Tandog – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 04:04 AM March 31, 2021 As the Philippines grapples with plastic pollution, lawmakers are proposing Waste-to-Energy (WTE) incineration as the panacea to the waste crisis. In the Senate, the WTE bill...

New MRF in Tanzania – a beacon of hope to vulnerable communities

The investment in zero waste systems has shown countless advantages, to create sustainable green jobs, reduce pollution and protect the health of people. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a devastating impact on our communities, we are in need of systems that...

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Across the African continent, women encounter similar obstacles, despite their different walks of life. Themes of unequal opportunities for women within educational and professional spaces; the exclusion of women in decision making positions; discriminatory...
Environmental matters makes waves in Zambia

Environmental matters makes waves in Zambia

In an effort to educate and empower communities in Zambia, the Citizen’s Environmental and Social Concern (CESCo) has established a weekly radio programme that aims to unpack a range of environmental topics. The programme known as the ‘Real Environmental Justice’...