28-30 November, 2022, Nairobi, Kenya, hosted by RCE Greater Nairobi

The school of Agriculture and environmental Sciences in conjunction with the Regional center for expertise organized the 12th African RCE Regional Meeting will be held from 28-30 November, 2022 at Kenyatta University Conference Centre (KUCC) Nairobi, Kenya. The meeting will be hosted by RCE Greater Nairobi, the National Environment Management Authority Kenya (NEMA-K) and the Kenyan RCE Network, with the support of United Nations University Institute for the Advanced Study of Sustainability (UNU-IAS) under the theme 'Role of African RCEs in Climate Action.

The meeting will bring together participants both globally, and those from the entire RCE Africa community to reflect on the actions undertaken by various RCEs in Africa in addressing climate change. It will be a forum for participants to share best practices and innovations in addressing change impacts. The 3-day meeting will incorporate poster exhibitions, presentations and interactive sessions from participants. The interactive sessions will provide RCEs with a platform to discuss how to further strengthen and engage with Regional and National governments to focus RCE activities on climate change with a view to achieving Sustainable Development Goals.

Description of RCE and Geographic Region:

RCE Greater Nairobi is hosted by Kenyatta University, one of the largest universities in Kenya. The offices are situated at Old Moi Library building, rooms L6, L7 and L8. The Centre is coordinated by the National Environmental Management Authority (NEMA). The mission is to promote partnership, dialogue, networking and advocacy on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) towards public awareness for community action to facilitate economic and environmental sustainability.