Waste management is a major challenge in Kenya. The public sector struggles to run an effective and efficient waste management system. Private sector waste collection companies only collect waste to dispose it at badly managed dumpsites. This neglects the potential value of waste. As a consequence, waste management becomes so expensive that 66% of Nairobi’s inhabitants (2.5 million people) cannot afford it. Uncollected waste causes severe health and environmental problems.
Our approach is different. We have realised: Waste is not a problem. It’s an opportunity if you manage it professionally. And that’s what we do.
At TakaTaka Solutions we aim to bring about socio-economic and environmental change. We provide: