Kenya - Hakimani Social Centre’s Conference on Climate Smart Water Governance

On 11th and 12th of June 2019, all roads for a moment led to HIPSIR for a two-day conference. The turnout was impressive: 500+ participants representing different constituencies and social interests. The first day was dedicated to a conversation on the effects of climate change on the two river basins in Kenya, out of its six; i.e., River Tana and Athi River ecosystems.  The conference speakers and participants before and during the breakaway sessions examined the effects of climate change along these two river ecosystems and how livelihoods have been impacted negatively especially access to water. Read more…