Tharaka has deprived environment as a result of both natural and human actions. The effects of deprived environment have negative result on food and nutrition and livelihood security.
RIDEP endeavours to conserve the environment through:
- Supporting community initiatives such as rising of tree nurseries. RIDEP support community groups through materials and equipment.
- Organising communal tree planting events
- Other development activities;
Water harvesting for household consumption