Solar Cooking
Last edited: 4 April 2022      
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Ecomandate solar cooking festival at the Kakuma Refugee Camp in 2018 Photo credit: Ecomandate

Ecomandate Foundation is a Community Based Organization registered in Kenya with objective of research, identification and promotion of adoption of sustainable fuel options in East Africa. Ecomandate is emerging at a time when the need for sustainable energy solutions for climate change mitigation is paramount. Ecomandate is helping societies move a step closer to achievement of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals - from the Ecomandate website They also manufacture solar cookers using inexpensive and readily available materials at the foundation's assembly and distribution centers.

Ecomandate officers include co-founder and Logistics & Operations Manager Wilkinson Mwenda, and Sales & Communication Manager Cleophas Kosgel.

Interested customers can review the solar cookers they have for sale at their online store

Kenya events[]

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  • NEW: 17-21 May 2022 (Kisumu): 9th Africities Summit - “The Role of Intermediary Cities of Africa in the Implementation of Agenda 2030 of the United Nations and the African Union Agenda 2063”. Kisumu is the first ever intermediary city to host the 9th Africities Summit. The previous 8th Africities edition, held in Marrakesh from 20 to 24 November 2018 in Morocco, registered attendance topped a record of 8,300 participants. A Farmers With A Vision project has been nominated by the Kenya Climate Inovation Centre to exhibit.
See also: Online events and past events in Kenya


Distribution of the Haines 2.0 solar panel cooker in the Kithuia Village, Kenya in 2020 Photo credit: Ecomandate

Audio and video[]

  • 2017: Kakuma solar cooking festival

Kakuma refugee camp setting the pace in use of renewable energy

External links[]


Mbagathi Road
Nairobi, Kenya

Tel: +254 729 001 702