Kenya

Somali Women’s Learning Project

Somali Women’s Learning Project

Kenya Life in Garissa district in arid northeastern Kenya is harsh, particularly for women. Nearly 300,000 residents of the district are refugees from neighbouring conflict-torn Somalia, who live in...
Lights For Maasai Women

Lights For Maasai Women

Kenya In response to the pressing need to reduce kerosene (paraffin) use by poor women in Kenya, ‘Lighting the Way to Leadership’ launched to pitched excitement in the Maasai heartland...
Kenya Radio Communications Initiative

Kenya Radio Communications Initiative

Kenya Despite economic growth, Kenya is beset by drought, poverty, health issues and high unemployment. With 75% of the workforce engaged in subsistence farming, frequent droughts and flooding...
Educating in Coastal Kilifi District

Educating in Coastal Kilifi District

Kenya Kilifi sits on Kenya’s Indian Ocean coast and has some of the country’s best beaches. However, it remains one of Kenya’s poorest districts. In terms of education, it has an alarmingly high...
Women of Vumilia

Women of Vumilia

Kenya Women infected or affected by HIV/AIDS are often shunned in Kenyan society.  Facing rejection, discrimination and stigmatisation, they are often left with the burden of supporting their own...