A – Institutional Partners
Recognised as a world-leader within the fields of Education for Sustainable Development and Capacity Development, Kenya Organisation for Environmental Education has partnered with some of the world’s leading organisations in the fields of education and the environment.
The main aim of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is to contribute to global peace and security by promoting international collaboration through education, science and culture in order to further universal respect for justice, the rule of law and human rights along with the fundamental freedom as enshrined in the United Nations Charter.
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is an agency of the United Nations that coordinates its environmental activities, assisting developing countries in implementing environmentally sound policies and practices.
The Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) was established by the Government of Kenya in 2013 under an Act of Parliament. KICD evaluates vets and approves the curricular and curriculum support materials for basic and tertiary education, as well as offering curriculum based consultancy services in basic and tertiary education and training.
The Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST) is responsible for national policies and programmes that help Kenyans access quality and affordable, school education, post-school, higher education and academic research.
The Ministry of Environment and Forestry (MoE&F) is mandated to undertake National Environment Policy and Management, Forestry development policy and management, Development of re-afforestation and agro-forestry, Restoration of strategic water towers, Protection and conservation of Natural environment, Pollution control, Lake Victoria management programme, Restoration of Lake Naivasha basin, Kenya Meteorological department, Kenya meteorological training, Conservation and protection of wetlands and Climate change affairs.
The National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) is a Semi-Autonomous Government Agency (SAGA) in the Ministry of Environment and Forestry. NEMA is established under the Environmental Management and Co-ordination Act No. 8 of 1999 (EMCA) to exercise general supervision and coordination over all matters relating to the environment and to be the principal instrument of the Government of Kenya in the implementation of all policies relating to the environment.
The Kenya Forest Service (KFS) is a state corporation that was established under the Forest Act, 2005. Commencing its operations in February 2007, the Service’s expressed mandate is to enhance development, conservation and management of Kenya’s forest resources base in all public forests, and assist County Governments to develop and manage forest resources on community and private lands for the equitable benefit of present and future generations.
The Micro Enterprises Support Programme Trust (MESPT) is a development organization involved in Agriculture Value Chains and Wholesale Financing for on-lending. MESPT was established by the Government of Kenya (GoK) and the Royal Danish Government –DANIDA to support the growth and development of micro, small and medium enterprises for improved business competitiveness and poverty reduction.
The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization founded in 1961, working in the field of wilderness preservation, and the reduction of human impact on the environment.
Act Change Transform (ACT!) is a Kenyan non-profit NGO whose main program areas include: Environment and Natural Resources Management, Democracy and Human Rights and Peace Building and Conflict Transformation.
Rotary International is an international service organization whose purpose is to bring together business and professional leaders in order to provide humanitarian service and to advance goodwill and peace around the world.
B – Corporate Partners
Corporate partners are crucial to the global success enjoyed by the Kenya Organisation for Environmental Education and its programmes. Working closely with environmentally conscientious organisations is a mutually beneficial arrangement that helps us to broaden our reach while affording our partners the chance to highlight their dedication to environmental concerns. If you are interested in getting involved with the most respected and prominent organisation in the field of Education for Sustainable Development in Kenya, please do not hesitate to contact us.
The Mars Wrigley Foundation has provided support for a Litter Less Campaign in partnership with FEE to be run in five countries, empowering students to understand the key litter issues in their communities, and in turn drive campaigns that focus on consuming less, recycling, waste issues, and long term behaviour change.
The Industrial and Commercial Development Corporation (ICDC) was established in 1954 and is mandated to facilitate the industrial and economic development of Kenya by aiding in the initiation, assistance or expansion of industrial, commercial and other entrepreneurial undertakings. ICDC focuses on projects in the Manufacturing, Agro-processing, Energy, ICT, Infrastructure, Financial services and Education sectors.
Mr Green Africa is a Kenyan-based recycling company that sells pre-processed recycling materials with a traceable social and environmental impact.
KenGen was incorporated in 1954 under the Kenyan Companies Act with the mandate to generate electricity through the development, management and operation of power plants.
The Agricultural Finance Corporation (AFC), a wholly owned Government Development Finance Institution (DFI), was established in 1963. It is the leading Government Credit institution mandated to provide credit for the sole purpose of developing agriculture.