Over 90% of Kenyan rural households still rely on kerosene lamps for lighting and the situation was no different in Wawidhi and Central Karachuonyo Wards. Under the initiative of OSIENALA (Friends of Lake Victoria) under the DaCCA programme, several community members have been sensitized on the importance of using solar energy for lighting their homes¬† …..Read More!

Evidence of climate change is increasing across the various counties in the lake Victoria Basin region, the nation and across the globe. Some of the changes are related to increased precipitation and prolonged dry spells in some area. The rainfall patterns have become more unreliable and unpredictable frequently disrupting agricultural, social, economic and development activities in the areas. The DaCCA programme is implemented in two counties namely Kisumu and Homa Bay through activities implemented by a selection of Community
groups. Unless adequate measures are taken, climate change impacts could result in significant environmental losses and degradation and also compromise the quality of life for …..Read More