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Road Signs

The ongoing road construction activities along Outering Road has started to attract people especially regular users of the road both motorists and pedestrians alike.
On different occasion I have witnessed passengers in public vehicle taking a few snap shots with their mobile phones.
  Mega structures are coming up which has attracted attention of road users. Pedestrians and curios residents are seen on site enjoying to see how construction is taking place oblivious of the dangers they are exposed to. On the other hand there are no road signs to warn the curious onlookers and sign available are not visible as a warning signs.
Construction sites are protected areas for those without safety protective gears. Safety for both workers and other road users is important.
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Roads and Beyond Environmental and Social Impacts, Outering Road

Outering Road

ReliEnvironmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) is a process carried before any infrastructure development to ascertain the real impact and benefits of the project on the social, environment and what will be the mitigations to be undertaken to reduce negative biodiversity impacts. One of the key successes of any ESIA is by ensuring all stakeholders associated with the project are involved so that nobody is left out. These projects may be associated with housing, roads, dams, buildings and roads among others.

Kenya is increasingly experiencing implementation of major projects many being funded by big multilateral agencies such as European Union, AfDB and World Bank for electrification, geothermal and road constructions. One of the major requirements apart from project proposal is the institution of Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for any project together with Social and Environmental Management Plan (SEMP). But how many people take intense look at both ESIA…

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Collapsing Tenements: (Yet) another Rude Awakening for Nairobi?.

Outering Road Neighbourhood

Posted: March 24, 2015 in Uncategorized

Outering RoadJust look at the neighbourhoods to be impacted with construction of Outering Road into a high speed highway in a densely populated area…

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Recently the United States and China agreed to a carbon emissions reduction deal to combat global warming. Under the terms of the deal, the US agrees to reduce emissions by 26% to 28% from 2005 levels by 2025, while China agrees to reach peak emissions by 2030, and to generate 20% of its energy with zero-emissions technology by that year. Diplomacy is notoriously difficult, and consequently any deal on climate change heartens those who watch international politics. But are these emissions reductions sufficient to avert the worst of what global warming potentially has to offer? I’m not seeing much coverage of the deal from a climate science perspective, so I decided to look into it.

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