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How entrepreneurs win climate cash for business expansion

We are getting to that time of the year when global climate change events will be held. What does it mean for the average man or woman in the streets and village paths of Kenya? Did you know there are opportunities for Kenyans to participate in competitions where winners get millions of shillings to help their communities adapt to climate change? As can be expected, such competitions attract lots of participants, and only the best ideas get rewarded. Ever quick to spot opportunities, Kenyans have not been left behind in their quest for the lucrative prizes. In November 2022, University of Nairobi student Victor Orindi won 15,000 Euros (Sh2.3 million) during the United Nations Climate Conference held in Egypt. Orindi was awarded for his work that supports communities in getting access to climate finance from various sources. https://www.the-star.co.ke/sasa/lifestyle/2023-11-15-how-entrepreneurs-win-climate-cash-for-business-expansion/

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  • Princess

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    This approach not only attracts potential investors but also contributes positively to addressing climate challenges.

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    • Munene Mugambi

      30 w

      Certainly good to see that climate activism through innovation leads to success

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      • Peter Kamau

        30 w

        This is a good article that enlightens potential climate activists and champions on how to harness funding for their climate projects

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        • Joseph Githinji

          30 w

          This is a major way to support more climate actors .

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          • Tabitha Kimani

            30 w

            Victor should also get a climate love.

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            • George Kariuki

              31 w

              I believe that these competitions have the potential to make a real difference in the lives of Kenyans who are facing the impacts of climate change.

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              • rosebellendiritu

                31 w

                Wow!good to reward good deeds and great participation on matters of climate.

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                Welcome, let's solve the climate crisis together
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