News and Case Studies

Saturday 11 February 2017

No water means no education for children in Mandera

By Bella Nyamamu & Ruth Njagi

It is 1pm in Mandera County, Northern Kenya. Under the scorching sun and clear skies, children, women and men hold jerry cans in search of water; a community clearly suffering the effects of the drought. 

Mandera is known for episodes of conflict, traditionally fuelled by competition over resources. With the current drought situation getting worse by the day, water is one of the resources that is fast becoming scarce and the lack of it is threatening the health and education of children in Mandera County.

Saturday 11 February 2017

Group Savings and Loans Project brings hope to Eveline Ewoi

By Lameck Asava

Saturday 11 February 2017

From a goatherd to a student…Simon’s story

By Samuel Khaemba

Photo of Simon herding goats, and now in class

Thursday 9 February 2017

Kenya to host the Global Goals World Cup tournament ahead of the International Women’s Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Nairobi, Kenya  – A regional tournament for women supporting the United Nations 17 Global Goals dubbed ‘Global Goals World Cup (GGWCup)’, will be held in Nairobi Kenya on 5th March 2017.­

Tuesday 31 January 2017

Drought Leaves An Estimated 6.5 Million Children at risk of hunger in somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya.

 

DROUGHT LEAVES AN ESTIMATED 6.5 MILLION CHILDREN AT RISK OF HUNGER

IN SOMALIA, ETHIOPIA AND KENYA

An estimated six and half million children could be at risk of starvation in the Horn of Africa as a result of back-to-back droughts in Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya, Save the Children is warning ahead of this weekend’s African Union (AU) meetings in Addis Ababa.

 Nearly half a million children in the region are already suffering from severe acute malnutrition.

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