UrbanBetter Cityzens

A Climate Activist’s Journey into Climate Justice Activism

#UrbanBetter Disruptor Nyombi Morris is a climate justice activist from Uganda, Social media manager at Rise Up Movement and an ambassador at UNOCHA.   We asked him to tell us about his journey into climate justice activism and what motivates him. A world where natural resources and people’s lives are respected and put above profit […]

An Environmentalist’s Activism Journey

#UrbanBetter Disruptor Lily Tanui is a  nature enthusiast from Kenya.   We asked her to tell us about her journey as an Environmentalist.   My passion for nature started when I was young. My father is a herbalist, Dr Shadrack Moimett of Koibatek Herbal Clinic, and as I grew up, I realised some of the trees I […]

An Environmentalist’s Climate Justice Activism Journey

#UrbanBetter #Disruptor Nyamrinda Obam is a nature lover, environmentalist and climate justice activist from Kenya.   We asked him to tell us about how he got into climate justice activism and what motivates him.   I  was born and raised in Siaya County in the western part of Kenya.  Growing up in a county neighbouring both the […]

Africa’s Youngest Climate Change Ambassador’s Journey

#UrbanBetter Disruptor Ellyanne Chlystun-Githae Wanjiku is an 11-year-old environmentalist and Africa’s Youngest Climate Change Ambassador who is putting us all to shame. As Kenya’s Youngest Mashujaa (national hero), she started planting trees aged 4 and has planted over 1 million trees.    We spoke to Ellyanne on World Health Day 2021 to talk about her relentless yet […]

A Climate Activist’s Journey

#UrbanBetter Disruptor, Dorcas Wakio Mugo, is a Kenyan environmental and climate activist studying Marine Resource Management at the Technical University of Mombasa. We asked her to tell us about her personal journey into climate activism, what motivates her, and her advice for the current and next generation of changemakers fighting for a better, healthier, more […]