Vocational training needed across the whole water industry

Simon Thomas, international consultant and board member of Megapipes Solutions Limited Johannesburg, 14 June 2021: According to UNESCO, the demand for water will increase by more than 55% until the year 2050, due to the exponential growth of the human population in all countries and this is highlighted in Kenya, where population growth, urban migration and […]

Sustainable Solutions needed to address Kenya flooding ahead of the rainy season.

Johannesburg, 15 April 2021: The annual rainy season in March – June, in conjunction with climate change, is a major concern for Kenyans across the country. Dirty flood waters rendering the roads unusable, and submerging residential areas, are expected again this year, and experts warn that better waste management, urban planning and warning systems are […]

What the latest coffee sourcing trends mean for Africa

The coffee industry, by all accounts, is booming. According to a report from the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), “the global market (retail) value of the coffee sector will experience a 5.5% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2018 to 2023.” This from an industry, which Hivos.org states, was already valued at USD 200 […]