Kenya has introduced a bill on sustainable waste management. The Sustainable Waste Management Act, 2019 aims to establish an appropriate legal and institutional framework for the efficient and sustainable management of waste in the framework of the green economy; reduce air, land, and water pollution; and promote the realization of Kenya Vision 2030 zero waste goal and the realization of Article 42 of the Constitution on the right to a clean and healthy environment for all. The new law and policy are expected to be in place by December 2019.
Additional information: http://www.environment.go.ke/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/04-05-2019-NATIONAL-WASTE-MANAGEMENT-BILL-2019.pdf.
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