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Climate Change and Environmental Conservation

Starck+ (Strengthening Adaptation and Resilience to Climate Change in Kenya)
This project is implemented via ADA consortium that consists of IIED, Christian Aid and Care Kenya. It is being implemented in five counties namely Kitui, Makueni, Isiolo, Wajir and Garissa. ADSE is the implementing partner of Christian Aid and therefore implementing the project in Makueni and Kitui Counties.

This project has two components;

  • CAF (County Adaptation Fund) – Working with selected wards (10 in Kitui and 6 in Makueni)
  • CIS (Climate Information Services) – Working in collaboration with Kenya Meteorological Services, Uk Met and Kings College of Sussex to produce ward specific weather information.



Promotion of environmental conservation measures through;

  • Tree nurseries and tree planting exercises and campaigns against exploitative sand harvesting and charcoal burning.
  • Promotion of energy saving stoves (Jiko kisasa and rocket stoves) through training Community owned resource persons and carrying out promotion drives to save exploitation of the environment for excessive fuel requirements.
  • Promotion of soil and water conservation measures like conservation farming, terracing and cut off drains. This is done through training community owned resource persons and equipping them to perform the task

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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