#Kenya

  • Article: Polygamy Breeds Poverty for Kenyan Women and Children
    Girls & Women

    Polygamy Breeds Poverty for Kenyan Women and Children

    Aug. 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Having multiple wives is common in about a quarter of the world's nations. Read more

  • Article: 13-Year-Old Kenyan Girl Beaten to Death for Refusing to Marry 60-Year-Old Man
    Girls & Women

    13-Year-Old Kenyan Girl Beaten to Death for Refusing to Marry 60-Year-Old Man

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 14, 2018

    Child marriage continues to be a scourge on societies around the world. Read more

  • Article: 17 Girls Rescued From Child Marriage and FGM in Kenya
    Girls & Women

    17 Girls Rescued From Child Marriage and FGM in Kenya

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 8, 2018

    A missionary brought the girls to refuge. Read more

  • Article: Citi Progress Makers: Kenya Tea Development Agency
    PartnerFinance & Innovation

    Citi Progress Makers: Kenya Tea Development Agency

    Aug. 7, 2018|Citi

    See how Citi's custom mobile payment system helped small tea farmers in Kenya. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Women Become Their Own Lawyers to Win Divorce and Custody Battles
    Girls & Women

    Kenyan Women Become Their Own Lawyers to Win Divorce and Custody Battles

    July 31, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Unable to meet high legal fees, hundreds of women in Kenya are becoming their own advocates. Read more

  • Article: Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic
    Environment

    Africa Is Leading the Way in the Fight Against Plastic

    By Joe McCarthy|July 30, 2018

    Throughout the continent, the movement against plastic waste is growing. Read more

  • Article: This UK Minister Just Kicked Off a Global Disability Summit in Sign Language
    Health

    This UK Minister Just Kicked Off a Global Disability Summit in Sign Language

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 24, 2018

    The summit, held in London on Tuesday, is tackling a "long-neglected area." Read more

  • Article: Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya
    Citizenship

    Giant Balloons Are Bringing Internet Access to Rural Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 20, 2018

    Google’s sister company Loon is behind the initiative. Read more