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Battle for Survival: Brave Women, Dry Rivers and Safety
I have driven on this road before, not as an aid worker but an activist in wildlife issues. I looked to my left as our vehicle slowed down on the river just before Labasarek town in Isiolo County....
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 12:51
East Africa drought
Emergencies & Conflict
Hungry and Breastfeeding
My name is Lucia Amanman, 27 years old and I have five children. I live in Daaba in Isiolo.We live here peacefully and help each other during hard times. The situation today is not good for all...
Emergencies & Conflict
AAK January Newsletter 2017
13 Jan 2017
#STOP Gender Based Violence In Kenya, as in other places worldwide, GBV occurs in diverse forms across all socio-economic and cultural backgrounds and include physical, sexual, emotional (...
December Newsletter 2016
19 Dec 2016
Attaining equality between women and men and eliminating all forms of discrimination against women are fundamental human rights. Numerous international and regional instruments have drawn attention...
#women2kilimanjaro Voices from rural women
16 Oct 2016
This bulletin is produced as a joint effort between ActionAid Kenya, Activista, Daughters of Mumbi Resource Centre; GROOTS Kenya, Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC), Kenya Land Alliance (KLA),...
AAK October Newsletter
11 Oct 2016
Kenya launched the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on 14th September 2016 with an appeal to all government agencies and development partners to work towards the realization of the goals. Goal 1...
AAK September NewsBrief 2016
16 Sep 2016
A new paradigm in coordination of humanitarian response At the root of poverty and injustices is an unequal power relation! This sounds like a buzz statement for Action Aiders and their...
ActionAid Kenya 2015 Annual Report
30 Aug 2016
Foreword It is a great pleasure to share with you ActionAid Kenya’s programme achievements through this Annual Report. 2015 marked the first year of implementing the revised Country Strategic...
School president advocates for safe environments for girls
Natasha Sau is no ordinary student. She proudly holds the title of School President of Kishushe Primary School which is in Taita Taveta County, Kenya. After participating in trainings held by...
AAK May Newsletter 2016
9 May 2016
A new narrative in the agriculture sector in Kenya and in Africa is desirable. The nexus between public funding for agriculture and securing land rights for women has perpetually been a grey area....