Category Archive: Land Use

4th Eastern Africa Oil, Gas & Energy Conference 18 – 20 June 2013

Kenya will host the 4th Eastern Africa Oil and Gas Conference  major regional energy conference from June 18th to 20th at the Intercontinental Hotel in Nairobi. There is a 10% discount if you… Continue reading

We Are Building What Others Are Tearing Down

Our friends over at This Big City brought to our attention a fascinating Quora discussion regarding elevated freeway/highway construction. Nairobi is currently undergoing the process of implementing this very same type of construction… Continue reading

A Case Against Impending Elevated Uhuru Highway | An Open Letter by Eric Kigada

The following blog entry was first published as an open letter to the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Roads in Kenya by Architect Eric Kigada in October 2012. Courtesy of Nairobi Planning… Continue reading

Machakos Investment Conference 16th-18th May 2013

The County of Machakos will provide FREE LAND for investors who are ready to start their projects. The Governor of Machakos, Dr. Alfred Mutua, has invited both local and international investors to the… Continue reading

Nairobi Vision | Henning Larsen

The vision for the Nairobi Greater Metropolitan Region was to strengthen the identity of the Kenyan region thereby creating the basis for growth and development in the area. This project by Henning Larsen… Continue reading

Benefits of Urban Agriculture

Transforming underutilized land into productive urban farms is an issue which was presented by Jerome Chou, past Director of Programs at the Design Trust for Public Space at Kansas City Design Week. Chou presented his… Continue reading