By Ruth Keah Juma Mnyika checks his beehive at Tudor Creek in Mombasa County. (Credit_ Captain Nyota) Growing up, Juma Mnyika loved watching monkeys jump up and down mangrove trees in his Ganahola village ...
The locals here call it ndegu. Globally it is simply green grams. This crop, especially in Kenya, has had its own share of setbacks. For a very long time, farmers have been complaining of the rapid reduction in green grams yields. But now, farmers i ...
Yesterday, @MeshaScience hosted the first editors meeting on HIV at The Clarion Hotel, with the aim of updating editors on major issues to be on the lookout for in 2023.4
"In many instances, wetlands have been viewed as wastelands and are thus converted for other purposes, including their use as dumping grounds." #WorldWetlandsDay
Wetlands are critically important ecosystems that contribute to biodiversity, climate mitigation, the global economy and more.
Yet, since 1970, 35% of the world’s wetlands have been lost.
On #WorldWetlandsDay, here are 5️⃣ reasons why we must take action to #RestoreWetlands.
In the dry season its waters recede &, in the rainy season, it floods & flows downstream into people’s homes. It does not end there. Floodwaters also threaten the nearby Nairobi-Nakuru highway.