#Kenya

  • 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

  • Article: Kenyan Women Are Texting to Report Rape and Avoid Stigma
    Girls & Women

    Kenyan Women Are Texting to Report Rape and Avoid Stigma

    May 10, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In Kenya, both sex and sexual violence are highly stigmatized, leaving survivors vulnerable. Read more

  • Article: This Portable Lab Can Test Refugees at Risk of Epidemics in Just 35 Minutes
    Health

    This Portable Lab Can Test Refugees at Risk of Epidemics in Just 35 Minutes

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 8, 2018

    Health workers could test people at risk on the spot. Read more

  • Article: Students in Kenya Are Helping Launch the Country’s First Satellite Into Space
    Finance & Innovation

    Students in Kenya Are Helping Launch the Country’s First Satellite Into Space

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 7, 2018

    It will be used to help improve farming methods and monitor the country’s coastline. Read more

  • Article: Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It
    Environment

    Fed Up With Plastic, This Man Got Kenya to Ban It

    By Joe McCarthy|May 4, 2018

    His story shows that individual activism can go a long way. Read more

  • Article: Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018
    Citizenship

    Here’s How Many Refugees the US Has Accepted in 2018

    By Chris Gelardi|April 26, 2018

    The US is on pace to resettle the fewest number of refugees in 40 years. Read more