GRANT-CFP-KEOH-2014-001 (SWITCH AFRICA Green – Component B)

Promoting Sustainable Consumption and Production Practices and Eco-entrepreneurship

Greening SMEs Leather Clusters and Leather Tanning Industry in Kenya


The overall objective of the intervention is to “Contribute to production processes, sustainable consumption, and eco-entrepreneurship”. The proposed intervention has a strong logical link with the overall goal of SWITCH Africa in that it will generate growth, create jobs and also reduce poverty as it is targeted at SMEs.  It will contribute to improved productivity, reduction in the production of waste and it would enhance the management of physical and liquid waste. Compliance towards greener production could avail markets and marketing opportunities for SMEs in the developed world.