Environment & Climate Change

 

Through this program Caritas Kitui undertakes efforts that promote environmental protection; mitigation and response to climate change; and access to safe, clean and affordable energy. The program also influences development and implementation of  natural resources policy frameworks  required  to  create an enabling environment for the vulnerable community, this programs covers a number of issues relating to the natural environment, Green Power. Rainwater Harvesting, Energy Conservation through promotion of energy saving cook stoves and other energy saving alternatives. The projects under this program include:

Carbon Offset project

Funding Partner Project Overall Objective Target Area and Beneficiaries

Fasternopfer (Swiss Lenten Fund)

 

Increased reduction in CO2-emissions responsible for climate change by using the new cook stoves by rural communities of Kitui County.
  • Covers Kitui Rural, Kitui West and Kitui Central Sub counties
  • Targets 15,000 Households