Civil Society Organizations celebrate “Africa Day for Mercury-Free Dentistry”
CEJAD Conducts Training for Flower Farm Workers On Community Monitoring of Highly Hazardous Pesticides Use and Impacts To Health and Environment Using a Citizens Monitoring Tool (CPAM) In Naivasha, Kenya.
CEJAD with support from Global Greengrants Fund (GGF) initiated a community based system for monitoring the use of Highly Hazardous Pesticides (HHPs) and their effects to Human Health and Environment in Naivasha using the Community Pesticides Action Monitoring Tool (CPAM) model. The initiative led to: Establishment of a community monitoring team comprising of local public..
CEJAD in partnership with Pesticides Action Network-Germany undertook a rapid assessment on the use of highly hazardous pesticides in the flower farms of Kenya, taking the case of Naivasha flower farms.
The Star Newspaper coverage:“NGO Push to Phase-out Life Threatening Leaded Paint in Kenya”
Push to Phase-out Life Threatening Leaded Paint in Kenya Nairobi, 28 October 2015 – Paints that contain lead pose a great risk of lead poisoning, especially for children and pregnant women. When lead paint used in homes, schools and playgrounds deteriorates over time, children may inhale or ingest lead through household dust, paint chips or..
A Roundtable Consultative Forum Towards Lead Free Paints Production and Control of Lead Decorated Paints Production in Kenya. CEJAD organized and held a roundtable consultative meeting to engage stakeholders among them; policy makers, paint manufacturers, Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and other relevant stakeholders in a dialogue towards promoting lead free paint and control of lead..
CEJAD participates in the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources validation workshop to verify data collected on mercury use, release and emission in Kenya at a Nakuru Hotel. The workshop was organized part of the implementation of the Minamata Initial Activities (MIA), a project funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF). Kenya is a signatory..
A group of environmental activists led by former US State Attorney General have petitioned the Kenyan government to phase out the use of the substance in health care terming it as toxic to human health and the environment. By LEOPOLD OBI http://ipen.org/news/dental-amalgam-health-environmental-risk-activists
A group of environmental activists led by former US State Attorney General have petitioned the Kenyan government to phase out the use of the substance in health care terming it as toxic to human health and the environment. http://www.nation.co.ke/lifestyle/health/Dental-amalgam-a-health-environmental-risk-activists/-/1954202/3241770/-/jqedcjz/-/index.html