ABOUT US

Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture in Kenya (MESHA) is an association of journalists and communicators who are specialized in environmental, agriculture, health, technology and development reporting. It is a non-partisan and not for profit making organisation which has been in existence since October 2005.

Vision

An informed and empowered population conscious of emerging issues in agriculture, environment and health issues in Kenya and the region.

Mission

To promote the development of agriculture and environmental communication through an interactive and holistic approach that involves journalists and other stakeholders in improving science journalism in Kenya and the region.

 

Main Objectives

To enhance awareness on environmental, health, agricultural and sustainable development issues through simple and easy-to-understand stories and messages.

To carry out investigative journalism on the enactment and implementation of appropriate environmental and developmental policies and laws and respect for human rights.

To liaise with stakeholders to fund and foster training among journalists, scientists and communicators on science writing.

To carry out investigative journalism on the enactment and implementation of appropriate environmental and developmental policies and laws and respect for human rights.

To serve as a focal point and hub of information and expertise in agriculture, environment, health and development issues.

Advocate for accurate, balanced and development friendly communication of environmental, health and sustainable development issues.