An environmental scientist in the town of Gigil, Kenya, started to produce tiles and other building materials using plastic waste collected from hotels, shops and schools.
Hope Mwanke, 30, has done a lot of research and has decided to produce building materials in his factory in Gigil to make the most efficient use of plastic waste.
The company also received support from the Kenyan government, which promotes the use of sustainable green materials as part of the East African country’s efforts to reduce carbon emissions from the construction industry.
CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES
Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.
Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.