CYNESA at the Regional Multi-Stakeholder Consultation Meeting for Africa in Preparation for the AMCEN in Durban, SA

Between 9th and 10th November 2019, about 57 representatives of different Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) comprising mainly of the Major Groups and Stakeholders (MGS) to the UN Environment Programme held a 2-day consultative meeting ahead of the Seventeenth Regular Session of the African Ministerial Conference on the Environment (AMCEN). The…

CYNESA at the Southern African Faith Communities’ Faith Policy Conference

More than 50 faith leaders representing over 10 faith communities congregated at the eMseni Christian Centre in Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa from 5th-7th November to develop policy

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Towards a Global Pact for the Environment: Insights from the Second Substantive Session

The ad hoc open-ended working group established in May 2018 by the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), in resolution 72/277 (“Towards a Global Pact for the Environment”) convened its second substantive session 18-20 March 2019 at the United Nations grounds at Nairobi. At its first substantive session in January, the…

Benoit - CYNESA Rwanda World Water Day

World Water Day 2018: CYNESA Rwanda Joins Commemoration

Rwanda joined the rest of the world in marking World Water Day 2018, whose theme was “Nature for Water”. The Ministry of Environment in collaboration with various stakeholders, hosted a conference on Integrated Water Resources Management. CYNESA Rwanda Country Director, Benoit Musabyimana, participated in the event, which was officially opened…

Doll Osman Abdi - CYNESA MultiFaith Women Leaders Workshop Mombasa

Insights from a Young, Muslim Faith Leader: My Experience at the CYNESA Multi-Faith Women Leaders’ Advocacy Training on Proper Waste Management in Mombasa, Kenya.

“Living in a county where the girl child is marginalized, it’s the little things that we can do to create a huge impact in their lives.” My name is Doll Osman Abdi and I am a young Muslim girl from Mombasa County’s Changamwe Sub-County. I participated at the Multi-Faith Women…