Enviroment and Climate Change


The Environment and Climate Change is a program in IRCK that is strategized to promote sustainable environmental conservation and climate change management.

All the activities to be implemented under this Environment and Climate Change program aims at promoting sustainable environmental conservation and climate change management through development of right policies, institutional framework, awareness creation and mobilisation of resources as recommended by the Kenya National Climate Response Strategy.

Strategy

The program activities are implemented under guidance of Strategies set in the IRCK Strategic plan: Building capacity of religious leaders and communities on environment conservation and climate change management;

Advocacy on sustainable environmental conservation and climate change management, engage religious congregations and communities in afforestation and re-afforestation for enhanced environmental conservation;

Monitoring, documentation and learning good practices on issues of sustainable environmental conservation and climate change;

Mobilise resources for implementation of the programme area and building networks and alliances with communities and like-minded partners.

Outcome

This program aims to achieve various outcomes that will improve sustenance of the environment and curb the major impacts of climate change. The program aims to: Sensitize religious and community leaders at national and county levels on environmental conservation and climate change management;

Involve religious leaders and congregation members in advocacy forums on formulation, review and implementation of environmental conservation and climate change management policies;

Engage religious congregations and communities in afforestation and re-afforestation for enhanced environmental conservation;

Strengthen monitoring, documentation and learning systems for sound and sustainable environmental and climate change management;

Mobilize resources for environment and climate change programme implementation; and Establish and sustain partnerships with like-minded partners.


 

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