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ActionAid Kenya Newsletter - September 2017
11 Oct 2017
ActionAid Kenya Newsletter - September 2017 on the Extractive Industry.
Public financing for agriculture benefiting smallholders
Access to finance is critical for the growth of the agriculture sector. Increasing finance and investment to rural areas is a vital part of addressing food security and poverty reduction...
Food & land rights
What Wanjiku ought to know
While the county government and the National Land Commission have been in a tug of war with the national government over the controversial Community Land Bill, 2015, Wanjiku, who will be most...
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 12:54
Food & land rights
Behind the sweetness
Sugar is so sweet but is it sweet enough to sweeten the lives of women and their children who according to a desktop analysis done for ActionAid, Nyarongi (LRP) on the impact of sugar cane farming on...
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 12:37
Lessons from Mwakirunge dumpsite
As we drive across the piles of refuse, I get appalled by the blatant disregard for the well-being of the environment and by the eyesore that Mwakirunge is. What was meant as a residential area was...
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 12:45
AAK November newsletter 2015
9 Nov 2015
Score Card: Is the State Borrowing To Deliver Basic Services?In a rush to become an upper middle income economy, the Kenyan government has developed a high appetite for resources to finance massive...
Power of the participatory voice
The participatory voice is a privilege for truth and an authentic perspective thus a power unlike any other. It is innately personal and in some instances confessional. These intricate...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 10:03
Women fight water scarcity
Women in Elangata Wuas, Kajiado County are calling upon their county government to drill more boreholes to make it easier for the residents to access water. According to Agnes Supeyo, a women’s...
Save yourself before saving the world
By Beth Njeri, Communications Intern ActionAid Kenya It’s the fifth day of my internship induction and I have certainly acquitted myself with the organizational structure and policies....
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 16:00