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Surprise visit from Priti Patel, UK Secretary of State for International Affairs

Surprise visit from Priti Patel, UK Secretary of State for International Affairs

On Friday, October 21, we received an unexpected visit from Priti Patel, UK Secretary of State for International Affairs. She was accompanied by Nic Hailey, UK High Commissioner to Kenya, and Bob Collymore, CEO of Safaricom. Co-Founder David Auerbach toured them around our Mukuru office and showed them […]

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Using mobile technology to deliver better services: Sanergy’s partnership with GSMA and SweetSense Inc.

Sanergy teammates Joseph Lumumba and Lauren Stover are spending the week in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, at the GSMA Mobile for Development Utilities working group. Joseph and Lauren are presenting the work GSMA has been supporting with Sanergy, using sensors to optimize our waste-collection process. GSMA has […]

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With Kiva loans, Fresh Life entrepreneurs clean up their communities

With Kiva loans, Fresh Life entrepreneurs clean up their communities

Four years ago, Sanergy struck a partnership with Kiva – an online micro-lending platform that helps entrepreneurs in the informal settlements access financial services for their Fresh Life business. This partnership has proven fruitful: Over 90% of Fresh Life Toilets in our network are funded through Kiva, […]

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Sustaining our environment for life: Sanergy’s World Environment Day celebrations

Sustaining our environment for life: Sanergy’s World Environment Day celebrations

On Monday, June 6th 2016, we joined the rest of the world in marking World Environment Day. The day is marked to create awareness on the importance of environmental conservation. This year, the event, held at Mukuru’s Hope World Wide Centre, brought together over two hundred students […]

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Reimagining waste management in emergency contexts: piloting a mobile waste transfer system

Reimagining waste management in emergency contexts: piloting a mobile waste transfer system

As discussed in a previous blog post, Sanergy recently piloted a prototype mobile waste transfer system (mWTS) in Nairobi’s urban slums to figure out an easily deployable waste-management solution for emergency response scenarios. The challenges of waste collection in urban slums are similar to those faced by responders […]

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