#kenya

  • Video: This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems
    Water & Sanitation

    This Start-Up Is Helping Growing Cities Deal With Poop Problems

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    Sanergy gives cities the vocabulary and the tools to tackle poop. Read more

  • Article: Kenya Just Ruled That a Forced Bodily Exam of Homosexuals Are Illegal
    Citizenship

    Kenya Just Ruled That a Forced Bodily Exam of Homosexuals Are Illegal

    March 23, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    But the persecution of the LGBTQ commnunity persists throughout the world. Read more

  • Article: These Empowered Women Are Cutting FGM Out of Kenyan Life
    Girls & Women

    These Empowered Women Are Cutting FGM Out of Kenyan Life

    March 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Girls and women are learning farming and other trade to counter myths about dependence and weakness. Read more

  • Article: This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls
    Girls & Women

    This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls

    Jan. 29, 2018|News Deeply

    When villagers learned the price of initiation ceremonies, they radically reformed traditions. Read more

  • Article: The Women Leading This Kenyan Environmental Group Are Thriving Where Men Failed
    Girls & Women

    The Women Leading This Kenyan Environmental Group Are Thriving Where Men Failed

    Jan. 4, 2018|News Deeply

    Their small community business has supported hundreds and earned international recognition. Read more

  • Article: A Girl With Albinism Just Defied the Odds to Come Top in Kenya's School Exams
    Education

    A Girl With Albinism Just Defied the Odds to Come Top in Kenya's School Exams

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 24, 2017

    People with albinism face “deep-seated discrimination” across Africa. Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Face Up to 4 Years In Prison For Using Plastic Bags
    Environment

    Kenyans Face Up to 4 Years In Prison For Using Plastic Bags

    By Andrew McMaster|Aug. 28, 2017

    The world’s toughest ban on plastic. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Watching With Bated Breath as Kenya Takes to the Polls
    Citizenship

    The World Is Watching With Bated Breath as Kenya Takes to the Polls

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 8, 2017

    1,100 people were killed in violence following the 2007 general election. Read more