#Kenya

  • Article: In Kenya, Desperate Children Have Sex With Tourists for $1
    Girls & Women

    In Kenya, Desperate Children Have Sex With Tourists for $1

    June 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Most girls in my village do it. I can get 100 ($1) to 500 shillings." Read more

  • Article: Refugees Shine in First-Ever TEDx Event Held in a Refugee Camp
    Citizenship

    Refugees Shine in First-Ever TEDx Event Held in a Refugee Camp

    June 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "I want you to remember that although the children here are refugees, they are children." Read more

  • Article: Somali Refugees Are Plastic Waste Warriors in One of the World's Biggest Camps
    Environment

    Somali Refugees Are Plastic Waste Warriors in One of the World's Biggest Camps

    June 5, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A recycling project aims to clean the environment and boost refugee incomes in Kenya's Dadaab camp. Read more

  • Feature: These Gorgeous Photos Show the Complexity of the African Continent
    FeatureCitizenship

    These Gorgeous Photos Show the Complexity of the African Continent

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Daniele Selby|May 24, 2018

    Western media often portrays Africa as having one uniform culture — these photos prove otherwise. Read more

  • Article: There's Now a Black Market for Plastic Bags in Kenya
    Environment

    There's Now a Black Market for Plastic Bags in Kenya

    By Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2018

    A recent ban has pushed the sale of bags underground. Read more

  • Article: Luxury Safaris Are Expelling This Indigenous Group From Their Ancient Lands in the Serengeti
    Citizenship

    Luxury Safaris Are Expelling This Indigenous Group From Their Ancient Lands in the Serengeti

    By Joe McCarthy|May 15, 2018

    In 2017, thousands of Maasai homes were burned. Read more

  • Article: A Kenyan Court Rejected a Plea to Make Divorce More Equitable for Women
    Girls & Women

    A Kenyan Court Rejected a Plea to Make Divorce More Equitable for Women

    May 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women are often evicted from their homes when they get divorced. Read more

  • Article: Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate
    Environment

    Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2018

    The measure has been met with mixed responses. Read more