Feb. 29, 2016

SISTEM one-on-one from Nairobi, Kenya with Mr. Samir Ibrahim, Co-Founder and CEO of SunCulture: An innovative sustainable energy company providing solar-powered irrigation systems and agricultural extension services.

Feb. 18, 2016

Ahead of the 2016 Sankalp Africa Summit in Nairobi, Kenya next week, Pioneers Post and the Sankalp team spoke to the founders of four ventures based in the continent to find out: ‘What does the world need to know about African enterprise?’

Feb. 17, 2016

While the term sustainable development was coined some 35 years ago, COP21 and the UN’s sustainable development goals can prove to be the turning point for a global sustainable transition. But the transition requires skillful entrepreneurship and development of scalable business models.

Feb. 3, 2016

With climate change causing erratic rainfall, farmers in Kenya struggle to keep their fields watered. Only around 17 percent of Kenya’s land area can sustain agriculture on rainfall alone. This has spurred demand for affordable, environmentally-friendly and easy-to-run water pumps across the country.

Oct. 22, 2015

Leasing models for baby clothes, pedestrian and bike-friendly streets in a bustling Indian city, and solar-charging hearing aids are just some of the innovations shortlisted for the 2015 Sustainia Award.