The first session of the United Nations Habitat Assembly will be held from 27th to 31st  May 2019, at the headquarters of UN-Habitat in Nairobi.

The theme of the event is "Innovation for Better Quality of Life in Cities and Communities. Kara in partnership with UN-Habitat and the State Department for Housing and Urban Development (SDHUD) will host a side event on innovative solutions for affordable housing and solid waste management on 28th May 2019.

The event under the theme “affordable housing and sustainable solid waste management as drivers of better quality of life in cities and communities.” aims to provide an opportunity for both state and non-state actors to highlight and share their innovative initiatives on affordable housing and solid waste management and demonstrate how such initiatives are contributing towards the achievement of quality life in cities and communities.

The speakers at the side event will be: Principal Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Mr. Charles Hinga; Kisumu Governor Prof. Anyang Nyongo; Nakuru Governor Mr. Lee Kinyanjui and Kara Chief Executive Officer Mr. Henry Ochieng. The session will be moderated by Mr. George Wasonga, the Chief Executive Officer at the Civil Society Urban Development Platform.

If you wish to participate in the event, please contact us on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call Nancy on 0725983445