COVID-19 BUSINESS RESPONSE PLATFORM

Now more than ever, in a time of crisis, the power of community & businesses is used as a force for good. If this becomes part and parcel of any business system, we will be stronger, ecosystem resilient, inter-dependent & we will take care of every challenge that may confront us.

Agrifinancing Innovation Programme

YOUR SUSTAINABLE INCLUSIVE ROADMAP

Sustainability and inclusion means that businesses take responsibility for their full business impact, not only to reduce negative impact but to create positive impact for people, planet and profit.

We believe your business can be future proof, and can influence others to be futureproof. This is why we created this live page to equip you with tips and tricks, tools and packages on how to be sustainable and inclusive.

Reports and Publications

Kenya is in transition to a circular economy

SIB-Kenya has set itself as a trailblazer in promoting a circular economy in Kenya and beyond through cross-cutting projects and initiatives. Read more

Kenya is in Transition to a Circular Economy

A quick scan of the trends & opportunities for businesses in the circular economy and resource efficiency space. The report provides an overview of the status of circular economy trends in Kenya, existing gaps, and available opportunities. It further showcases Kenya’s business climate and policy framework and highlights relevant organizations contributing to the country’s shift […]

EPR* Regulations 2020 Kenya – Guidelines for Efficient Waste Management

Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) is defined as an environmental protection strategy that makes the manufacturer of the product responsible for the entire life cycle of the product and especially for the take-back, recycling, and final disposal of the product (Lindhqvist, 2000; Khetriwal et al., 2009). It is one of the surest ways of implementing the […]

The Single Use Plastic Ban Infographic

With Kenya being one of the fastest-growing economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, the landfill menace is expected to expand faster, posing both environmental and health risks to the country and its people. If well implemented, the ban on single-use plastics that took effect on Kenya’s protected areas in June 2020, will profit public health, tourism and [...]

Single Use Plastic Ban Online Crash Course

In this 10 lessons crash course, SIB Kenya and KEPSA will update you with the most relevant information on the Single Use Plastic Ban. The private sector is a driving force in solving the plastic waste management problem. By adopting Circular Economy (CE) principles, Kenyan companies are able to innovate and provide new jobs. Learn [...]

Singe Use Plastic Trend Report

With the bans on single use plastic use and carrier bags, Kenya is among the first movers in a worldwide trend towards a cleaner and healthier environment, even though other countries are taking impactful steps in the same direction as well. In this trend report, Sustainable Inclusive Business (SIB Kenya) provides more insights into the [...]

Report on the 1st National PET Forum

The 1st National PET forum and Exhibition designed to help stakeholders to understand the PET value chain in Kenya in a broader perspective took place on 9th November 2018 at the KICC, Nairobi. The forum involved a high level policy dialogue on the challenges and potentials within the management of PET in Kenya. The high […]

Enhancing Food Security & Business Opportunities through Food Waste & Loss Reduction in a Changing Climate

Date: 15th November 2017 The workshop, ENHANCING FOOD SECURITY AND BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH FOOD WASTE AND LOSS REDUCTION IN A CHANGING CLIMATE was designed to highlight the key drivers/causes of postharvest losses in food supply chains, identify challenges and opportunities for climate smart agriculture and identify the responsible person to initiate action on the way […]

1ST BUSINESS & BIODIVERSITY ROUNDTABLE

Date: 5th July 2018 The Purpose of this meeting was to spur a discussion on the importance of Biodiversity for Businesses and why they should take part in creating the difference. This is a result of meeting NIC Bank, who earlier approached SIBKenya on insights on a vision they have to create a difference by […]

PLASTIC BOTTLE WASTE MANAGEMENT IN HOSPITALITY

Date: 19th February 2018 This was a follow up meeting after the plastic waste management mission, to funnel the discussion into specifics in the hospitality industry. This led to commitment such us better procurement policies, no single use plastic, no straws etc. SIBKenya is still working on partnerships for solutions in this space. Tourism challenge […]