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Going for Green

Friday – 7:30pm

A brand new factual information series about ecological & environmental challenges as well as inspirational stories about Kenyan innovators presenting exciting new solutions, and practical advice on how each of us can do our part to mitigate climate change.

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Season 1
  • Season 1 | Episode 1 
    Plastic to Light
    Take a safari to a Kenyan nature conservancy for sustainable beef, discover new innovations turning waste tires into fuel & farming without soil. Also, join a youth group turning plastic bottles into solar lamps for one of Africa’s largest slums.
  • Season 1 | Episode 2 
    Art from Glass
    See Nairobi’s beautiful works of art from repurposed glass & how mobile money platforms bring solar power to off-the-grid Kenya. Watch tree-planting in Eastern Kenya & learn how to make your own self-sufficient ecosystem for food production.
  • Season 1 | Episode 3 
    Science of Art
    See an agricultural organization with more sustainable agrarian practices & a stove using fuel from agricultural waste. See a scientist in Nairobi turn tons of plastic into building material & beautiful art pieces created from an invasive lake weed.
  • Season 1 | Episode 4 
    Bicycle Power
    See a solar mosquito trap & a bicycle that can power homes, turning cooking oil waste into fuel & a local university using recycled fuel and how Nairobi has found a sanitation solution turning waste into organic fertilizer.