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A swarm of bees, groups, and empowerment in Northern Kenya
Veronica Ebenyo walks with confidence as she carries a bucket of smoking ashes meant to calm the bees as they settle in beehives on a plot outside Isiolo in Northern Kenya. She radiates confidence as...
Let Children be Children
Today ActionAid Kenya is celebrating that Sunday was the International Day of the African Child. We use the day to remind our self and the people we work with, that we have to end the social...
Monday, June 17, 2013 - 06:19
Alternative investment models for county governments in Kenya
16 May 2013
With this report, ActionAid Kenya analyses the current investment patterns/priorities of local budgets in Kenya and provide alternative models of investment for local and/or county governments in...
Impact of IMF loan to Kenya
15 May 2013
A Study analysing Kenya’s Foreign Reserves and the Impact of the $$760 Million Loan (From the IMF) to Kenya’s Development.
What the New Governance Structure Means to ActionAid Kenya
As dust settles on Kenya’s General election, the county governments are slowly taking shape. For ActionAid it is a new dawn, a new era, an opportunity to do things differently and maximize on our...
Women balancing Gender in new bill
The ActionAid partner-organisation, Women’s Political Alliance Kenya (WPA) works to ensure gender balance in decision-making and new laws. Caren Gesare Oginda is coordinating the work and ensuring...
Kenyan youth wants change with elections
Seven helicopters swarm in the hot Nairobi air - about 70,000 throats shouts and sings at Kenya's National Stadium and in Uhuru Park underneath. Activista Member Collins Odhiambo came to visit both...
Sophia Abdi Noor on a dusty Kenyan campaign trail
A few hundred Muslim women have their arms in the air as they sing, "Sophia is our leader." Men are standing in the background talking quietly. Sophia Abdi Noor has come to Ijara in Northeastern...
A cry for sustainable peace in the Democratic Republic of Congo
While attending a press briefing organized by ActionAid International Kenya, I was very moved as I watched a Congolese woman, Jeanie Bandu break down in tears while sharing the experiences of women...
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 20:46
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ActionAid/infoasaid learning review of the pilot communications project in Isiolo
15 Oct 2012
As part of a wider partnership aimed at supporting integration and mainstreaming of communications with disaster affected communities in ActionAid’s emergency preparedness and response programming,...