If you head to the Three Rivers Arts Festival (TRAF) this year, you might notice seven large, rainbow-colored animal sculptures in and around the Wyndham Lawn near Gateway Center. But the eye-catching public artworks aren’t made from marble or other traditional sculpting materials – they’re made from found…

Read more: Ocean Sole Africa uses cute animals to make environmental statement at Three Rivers Arts Festival

The French Government has commended Kenya for establishing a Coast Guard Unit to police its vast Coastal maritime waters.


French Naval Ship, Fs Surcouf before docking at the Port of Mombasa. The Ship arrived on Friday with 150 sailors. The ship engages in anti piracy operations and fighting…

Read more: Kenya wins accolades from France for establishing Coast Guard

As the world marked World Environment Day on Wednesday, Lamu embarked on a campaign to restore and protect mangroves as part of its efforts to improve forest cover.



The county has formed a community-led partnership that seeks to restore the degraded mangroves for sustainable use.  The initiative is…

Read more: Lamu launches mangrove restoration campaign

With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) 2019 (20-22 November, Paris) will be the foremost international business conference dedicated to investment and innovation for ocean sustainable development.

The SOS 2019 Conference Chair is Frédéric Moncany…

Read more: Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy

President Uhuru Kenyatta has banned the usage of single-use plastic products in all protected areas as Kenya seeks to curb plastics hazard, just two years after the country banned the use of polythene carrier bags.



Visitors to national parks, beaches, forests and conservation areas will not be allowed…

Read more: Uhuru Kenyatta Bans Single-Use Plastic Products in Parks, Beaches

Targets will be established to 'gradually' reduce plastic pollution over time within the private sector


The Trudeau government already created an Ocean Plastics Charter at its G7 summit in Quebec last year, a document 21 countries and 63 companies have so far agreed to that set out targets…

Read more: Trudeau to announce ban on single-use plastics Monday