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Empowering Communities and Climate Action: We Don't Have Time Roadshow

In the heart of Kenya, a movement of change and hope recently unfurled as "We Don't Have Time," the acclaimed social media platform dedicated to climate change, embarked on a groundbreaking 3-day road show. The mission was simple yet profound: to inform, inspire, and unite communities across Nairobi, Kiambu, Muranga, and Nyeri County, addressing the critical issues of climate change, sustainability, livelihood improvement, and green living. This remarkable journey was a thrilling adventure through the lush landscapes of Kenya, enriched by the support of exceptional partners, including Equity Bank, Wega TV, Uwezo Land Limited, and numerous other local organizations.

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The road show, which kicked off in Nairobi, was a spectacular testament to the resilience and passion of these communities in the face of climate change's far-reaching consequences. The locals weren't just curious; they were fervently inquisitive about the ever-expanding footprint of climate change on their lives. Each question and concern posed underlined the urgency of addressing this global crisis. It was heartwarming to witness their eagerness to comprehend how they could actively participate in reducing the impact of climate change, simultaneously bolstering their own livelihoods.
As the roadshow continued its journey through Kiambu, Muranga, and Nyeri County, the challenges posed by climate change became increasingly tangible. Not mere statistics, but real-life, day-to-day issues affecting the lives of those living in these communities. Floods, droughts, and shifting weather patterns were not distant threats but pressing, personal challenges. However, it wasn't just a journey of discovery but also a journey of hope. The road show empowered the people by providing actionable solutions and insights on how to take control of their future, fostering a spirit of resilience and cooperation that was both uplifting and heartening.

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In these communities, we discovered that the fight against climate change isn't just a distant global concern; it's a local battle with global consequences. The roadshow helped create opportunities for sustainable livelihoods, infusing these communities with hope and empowerment. Smallholder farmers learned about climate-smart agriculture, local entrepreneurs explored eco-friendly business opportunities, and communities embraced green living practices. It was an emotional journey that left participants and observers alike with a sense of awe and inspiration, reaffirming that together, we can be the change we want to see in the world. The "We Don't Have Time" roadshow left an indelible mark on the hearts and minds of the communities it touched, reminding us all that collectively, we can work towards a greener, brighter future

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  • Peter Kamau

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    This was an intense road drive that was for sure spearheaded by amazing partners as well to give the climate movement the recognition it truly deserves

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    • Kevin

      33 w

      This was an incredible drive that has created so much awareness to locals

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      • Jane Wangui

        33 w

        @Kevin it was incredible. Awareness is very crucial to the people.Some people are very clueless outhere about the fight we are up against.

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      • Esther Wanjiku

        33 w

        This was a very informative awareness drive

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        • rosebellendiritu

          33 w

          It was great and informative too,let's continue creating awareness

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          • mercy nduta

            33 w

            Thank you for raising our flag higher,climate awareness is key.

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            • George Kariuki

              33 w

              Spreading the message of climate awareness. This is impressive.

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              • Gorffly mokua

                33 w

                This is great! Kudos to the team.

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                • Elizabeth Gathigia

                  33 w

                  This is amazing, huts off for wedonthavetime organization for creating awareness and educating the communities on matters of climate change

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                  • Sarah Chabane

                    33 w

                    Fantastic job!!

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                    • CHRIS NGATIA

                      33 w

                      Excellent job here

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                      • Nahashon Wanjiru

                        33 w

                        Good work keep the climate work going

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                        • Rukia Ahmed Abdi

                          33 w

                          I saw the amazing work you are doing, creation of awareness is very essential in inspiring climate action. Thank you!

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                          • Peter Kamau

                            33 w

                            @rukia_ahmed_abdi Thank you so much. The communities were truly made aware of the adverse effects of climate change and the measures to take in reversing the same

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                          • Grace Njeri

                            33 w

                            @Patrick kiash thank you for empowering communities to win the war against climate change.

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                            • Rotich Kim

                              33 w

                              Great and excellent work @patrick kiash🔥🔥🔥

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                              • Gorffly mokua

                                33 w

                                Great work.💚💚

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                                • walter lungayi

                                  33 w

                                  This is a commendable job. #wedonthavetime# wecandoit

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                                  • MA Reen

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                                    I am glad I had a chance to interruct with the team...this is really nice.Keep going @Patrick Kiash

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                                    Welcome, let's solve the climate crisis together
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