NEMA Showcases Environmental Technologies at Nairobi ASK Show

The Nairobi International Trade Fair opened its door to the public at Jamhuri Park in Nairobi for a week-long exhibition on 26th September 2022 after two years of a break due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The theme of the trade fair was; ‘Promoting Innovation and Technology in Agriculture and Trade’. The show provided a platform that enables various stakeholders in agriculture and related sectors to share information and knowledge to address the changing agricultural needs.
The Deputy President, H.E Hon. Rigathi Gachagua officially opened the 120th Nairobi trade fair edition
citing agriculture as the key driver of Kenya’s economic growth. The Deputy President was accompanied by Nairobi Governor Johnston Sakaja among other officials. At the NEMA stand, the Authority showcased
various environmental technologies that are critical in advancing agriculture and trade in the country.
The Authority also stationed its Mobile Air Quality Monitoring laboratory to showcase to the public how
the laboratory undertakes air quality measurements in real-time to inform the Authority’s enforcement
actions in a bid to provide a clean and healthy environment.
The stand attracted several high-profile dignitaries who were particularly interested in Environmental
Performance Indexes in their respective Counties, air and water quality monitoring, environmental
laws and regulations in Kenya among several other publications and technologies.
The Authority also partnered with the ASK to provide branded bins in all routes to manage solid waste
within the showground.

Newton Osoro NEMA Official fixing the air quality mobile lab at ASK ground

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