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Food for the future: helping farmers in Kenya adapt to the climate crisis
Our charity appeal has already raised £626,000. In Lake Victoria, training on smart agriculture methods is creating new livelihoods

Peter Muiruri in Lake Victoria

02, Jan, 2022 @7:45 AM

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Community-led upgrade to a Nairobi slum could be a model for Africa
Mukuru, one of Kenya’s largest informal settlements, has cleaned up its act with improved water, roads and sanitation

Peter Muiruri

12, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘She did not deserve to die like this’: family seeks justice for Kenyan woman allegedly killed by UK soldier
Reports that British soldier confessed to Kenyan woman’s murder in 2012 have deeply affected relatives in Nanyuki

Peter Muiruri in Nanyuki

09, Nov, 2021 @11:17 AM

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‘We run from men only to meet crocodiles’: Kenya’s drought is deadly for women
As poverty and lost livelihoods fuel threats in the home, those who have found refuge still risk their lives walking miles in search of water
‘No place is safe’: Kenya drought sparks rise in violence against women

Peter Muiruri in Samburu

03, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Kenya rejects UN court judgment giving Somalia control of resource-rich waters
ICJ ruling aggravates fractious relations between two countries and threatens to destabilise restive region

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

14, Oct, 2021 @2:41 PM

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Kenya bans LGBTQ+ documentary for ‘promoting same-sex marriage’
‘Discriminatory’ banning of I Am Samuel, about a gay man’s struggles with his sexuality, criticised by activists and producers

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

29, Sep, 2021 @11:02 AM

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Drought puts 2.1 million Kenyans at risk of starvation
National disaster declared as crops fail after poor rains and locusts, while ethnic conflicts add to crisis

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

15, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Make historic campaign to ban leaded petrol ‘blueprint to phase out coal’, says UN
Hailing end to toxic fuel additive, Guterres says same commitment is needed to eliminate other pollutants

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

01, Sep, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Africa’s park tourism crash is a wake-up call. Can we find new ways to finance conservation? | Peter Muiruri
As Covid continues to curb visits to see our iconic wildlife, now is the time to move away from western-led funding models

Peter Muiruri

19, Aug, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Concern grows in Kenya after alarming rise in suicide cases
Mental ill-health and ‘warped’ notions of masculinity among reasons mooted for rise of nearly 50% in a year

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

10, Aug, 2021 @6:01 AM

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‘Self-esteem was low. Look at them now’ : the scheme getting Kenya’s girls back to school
Over a thousand girls in rural Isiolo county, many of them young mothers, are catching up in the classroom. But entrenched cultural barriers remain a challenge for educators

Peter Muiruri in Isiolo County

27, Jul, 2021 @7:44 AM

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Kenya in rush to vaccinate 4m children as measles cases surge
WHO reports measles outbreaks in eight African countries amid huge fall-off in jabs during Covid

Peter Muiruri in Nairobi

07, Jul, 2021 @6:00 AM

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