Environment

TEACHERS STRIKE

September 29, 2015
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TEACHERS STRIKE

Take a walk along the streets of Mathare and be sure of seeing a lot of children around, possibly not in school because of the teacher strike that took off as soon as schools opened for the 3rd term. Ever since the strike started most of the children are forced to remain at home,...

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LIGHT OF HOPE IN MATHARE SLUM

September 18, 2015
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LIGHT OF HOPE IN MATHARE SLUM

LIGHT OF HOPE IN MATHARE SLUM Above: Fishmonger takes an advantage of light during the night to sell fish.  Below: KPLC connections in Mathare Slum (photo by Ronald Odhiambo) Gone are the days when lighting in Mathare was only but a dream to many inhabitants. This has been made possible with the coming of...

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MATHARE DEMOLITION

August 21, 2015
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MATHARE DEMOLITION

The photos you are seeing were taken during the demolition of houses and structures along Juja road On Thursday 20th August 2015 at around 8AM, residence of MATHARE CONSTITUENCY in Mathare area 3C MABATINI WARD along Juja Road opposite Moi Air Base woke up with shock after the business stall and house were brought...

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AMANI LAZIMA 2

July 27, 2014
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AMANI LAZIMA 2

Amani lazima phase 2 takes place once a month at different venue in Huruma .The aim of the project of the project is to create better livelihoods through teaching them proper dance. It also Promote peace through art. The project is coming at a time when the country is being faced by issues of...

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KIAMAIKO AGAIN

May 16, 2014
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KIAMAIKO AGAIN

Kiamaiko is known by many to host many refugees from Ethiopia and Somali both registered and unregistered. On the other hand a day will not end without seeing Lorries flocking in from different parts of the country carrying goats and sheep that are to be slaughtered. Kiamaiko is said to be the biggest goat/sheep...

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The Traffic Jam

December 4, 2013
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THE TRAFFFIC JAM. People will find it so good to reach to their place of work,at home or daily duties in time, but traffic jam has become a problem and this has seen many people loss opportunities like jobs, flights, ceremonies or good deals Traffic jam in major cities of Kenya that is Nairobi,...

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WARD REP IN A clean up

July 23, 2013
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WARD REP IN A clean up

  Cleanliness knows no position and everybody should be involved in cleaning his community. The hospital ward representative Mr Ochola was not left out when cleaning was going on in his ward.those involved were members of the Kenya Red cross, members of  the community The following are pictures illustrating the clean up in hospital...

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HOUSE BURNT DOWN

July 18, 2013
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HOUSE BURNT DOWN

Electric fault, bursting of stove while cooking, candles left carelessly, explosion of cooking gas and arson are some of the causes of fire in Mathare. it was just a day like the other days, but this one seems to be a nightmare to this woman “mama Scovia” who is a single mother of  three...

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PEOPLE DOING BUSINESS ALONG THE ROAD

June 13, 2013
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PEOPLE DOING BUSINESS ALONG THE ROAD

Community members are using new pavements along Juja Road in a way the authorities may not have anticipated. The pavements – or sidewalks – were constructed for pedestrians’ use and to reduce accidents. But business men and women have decided to use them as stalls and market place. They are bringing their products near...

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TRAINING ON CAPACITY BUILDING

May 8, 2013
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TRAINING ON CAPACITY BUILDING

The workshop begun by a word of prayer in both Muslim and Christian, later county Director for Global Peace Foundation (GPF) Mr. Daniel Juma officially launched and declared the workshop open. He later gave a brief introduction and overview of the objectives, mission and vision of GPF. Other stakeholders in attendance were WV(World Vision),KWMA(Kariobangi...

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