Scaling up the Improved Cookstove Project in Taita Taveta County courtesy of the German Government

It was a pleasure meeting Her Excellency The First Lady of Taita Taveta County Madam Stella Samboja together with her entourage as well as official from the German Government wing in charge of Energy.

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Her Excellency Stella Samboja First Lady Taita Taveta County (in yellow coat) and Maxwell (Far left) from GIZ Energy Development Programme,Bonarges Mutuku from Violet Mbiti Foundation,Mr Njoroge Director of Special Programmes Taita Taveta County ,Violet Mbiti,Judy from Violet Mbiti Foundation and Mathias Personal Assistant to Her Excellency the First Lady.

The meeting is a result of my initiative of creating jobs for youth through the Improved Cookstoves Project which seeks to alleviate unemployment,indoor air pollution and deforestation.Violet Mbiti Foundation implemented the project last year .The German Government is looking into expanding or scaling the initiative in the County.Thanks to Violet Mbiti Foundation Coordinator for Taita Taveta County Stephen Mwadime Mfori for the support and believing in my vision.Thanks also to members from Violet Mbiti Foundation team who accompanied me to the high level meeting.

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