KEPSA and WRAP Strengthen Partnership to Tackle the Challenges of Plastic Pollution in Kenya

Nairobi, 16th February 2024 – The Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), through Sustainable Inclusive Business (SIB-K), hosted WRAP (Waste and Resources Action Programme) CEO Ms. Harriet Lamb this week. WRAP is a climate action NGO working worldwide on plastics, food loss and waste, textiles, and a circular economy to tackle the causes of the climate […]

Kenya Plastics Pact Participates in First Ever in-person Meeting of Global Plastics Pacts Network Held in South Africa

On Friday, January 23rd, 2024, the first ever meeting of the international members of the Plastics Pact Network convened in South Africa, with delegates from around the world meeting in Cape Town. The inaugural three-day intensive programme is a chance for all to share experiences and knowledge to accelerate critical work reducing the global impact […]

KEPSA Underscores the Pivotal Role that Social Enterprises Play in Fostering Inclusive Economic Growth

[Mombasa, 30th November 2023] – The Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), through its knowledge centre, Sustainable Inclusive Business Kenya (SIB-K), is increasingly championing inclusive economic growth through the support and recognition of social enterprises in Mombasa, Kenya. Being a hub of diverse industries, the county presents a unique opportunity to develop a symbiotic ecosystem that […]

KEPSA Keen on Facilitating Practical Learning for Entrepreneurs Through Established Businesses

Sustainable Inclusive Business, the knowledge Centre under the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), has finalized a 3-month Mentorship Program in Social Entrepreneurship. The mentorship focused on enhancing the knowledge and understanding of key topics such as Resource Mobilization and Proposal Writing, Financial Literacy and Business Planning, Digital Marketing, Social Impact and Sustainability, Collaboration and Networking […]

GOVERNMENT COMMENDS THE PRIVATE SECTOR’S ROLE IN BOLSTERING KENYA’S SUSTAINABILITY POSITION

The Kenyan Government has lauded the private sector players’ contribution to strengthening the country’s sustainability position. The sector’s bold and unprecedented efforts and investments set Kenya apart as a country determined to become a global reference point and case study in sustainable waste management with an ultimate national goal of zero waste. In a statement […]

KEPSA and NEMA Join Forces to Combat Plastic Pollution in Kenya

Nairobi, October 25, 2023 – In a pivotal move towards environmental responsibility and sustainable business practices, Sustainable Inclusive Business – Kenya (SIB-K), a division of the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), has partnered with the National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) to drive compliance with the Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) regulations in Kenya through a Private […]

CLIMATE RESILIENCE STRATEGIES FOR SMES: PIONEERING SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS PRACTICES

In a world where the impacts of climate change are becoming increasingly apparent, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are stepping up efforts to address the urgent need for climate resilience. Today, the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), through its Knowledge Centre – the Sustainable Inclusive Business Kenya, has affirmed its commitment to equipping SMEs with […]

CLEAN COOKING CONTRIBUTION TO NDC OBLIGATIONS

  Today, KEPSA, through its Knowledge Center Sustainable Inclusive Business Kenya (SIB-K), participated in a session on clean cooking contribution to NDC obligations, a side event on the sidelines of the Regional Climate Weeks at KICC. Ebenezer Amadi, the SIB-K Program Manager, moderated the panel discussion to share experiences on the potential benefits of mainstreaming […]

Nature as the Backbone for Climate and Biodiversity Solutions

On 7th September 2023, we under KEPSA, participated in a High-level ministerial dialogue on “Nature as the Backbone for Climate and Biodiversity Solutions” on the sidelines of the Africa Climate Week. The African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and partners organized it, including IUCN, UNEP, AfDB, AUC, FAO, AUDA-NEPAD, and WWF. Faith Ngige, the CBIN-K Coordinator under […]

Unlocking Africa’s Green Manufacturing and Trade Towards a Low-Carbon Development Pathway

KEPSA, in partnership with NEMA and the UNEP, yesterday afternoon co-hosted a side event on “unlocking Africa’s green manufacturing and trade towards a low carbon development pathway” on the sidelines of the ongoing Africa Climate Summit. Moderated by Faith Ngige, Coordinator – Climate Business Information Network – Kenya (CBIN-K) under KEPSA, the session focused on […]