|Case study on the proof of concept funds: lessons from Kenya's start-ups||
Africa is witnessing a surge in start-ups as attention shifts from churning job-seeking graduates, to job creators. Studies have shown that millennials are an entrepreneurial generation with as many as 67% aiming to start a business as opposed to climbing the corporate ladder to become CEO. The result is a rapidly expanding start-up scene with innovations hubs being created in major African cities such as Capetown, Accra, Lagos, Gaborone and Nairobi among others.
|KCIC Proof of concept.pdf|
|BRIQUTTE SECTOR IN KENYA||
Briquettes have been produced on a small scale in Kenya since the 1970’s. However, they are not used widely because of the cultural preference for charcoal and lack of cooking equipment compatible with the briquettes produced.
|THE WATER SECTOR IN KENYA||
The Kenya Vision 2030 goal on water and sanitation under the social pillar is access to water and sanitation for all by 2030. Kenya is a water scarce country and thus the achievement of this goal will not come easy but requires deliberate effort geared towards the development and expansion of the sector. The renewable water per capita in Kenya stood at 647M^3 against the recommended 1000M^3 United Nations recommended minimum.
|THE WATER SECTOR IN KENYA.pdf|
|ClimateLaunchpad Boot Camp Participant Profiles||
Meet the finalist that made it to the boot camp. They are competing for the top 3 positions who will represent Kenya in Cyprus in October.
|KCIC CLP Profiles PPT.pdf|
|Live Green Magazine||
Live Green is a publication of the Kenya Climate Innovation Center (KCIC). This publication aims to provide information on innovations that address climate change related challenges. It also provides insight on changing trends in renewable energy, water management and agribusiness. You can also access it through the Issuu reader here
|Live Green ss.pdf|