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A New Dawn - Education for Pastoralist Girls in Marsabit

by Saadia Maalim Sixteen year old Eunice Loilo is one of the girls in Koya Non Formal Education Centre (NFEC). She was born in a family of four and lives in Koya; Laisamis Location, Marsabit County. Koya…

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News and Press Release
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Adeso
Posted:
20 Aug 2015

Kenya

Learning on the Go – Mobile Education in Marsabit County

Kenya has made significant strides in improving its education system in recent years. Since primary education was made free and compulsory in 2003, primary school enrolment rates have increased across most of the country, however, progress…

Format:
News and Press Release
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Adeso
Posted:
29 Jun 2015

Kenya

Rehabilitation of Shallow Wells in Kulaley Settlement

In 2011, the residents of Wajir South’s Kulaley Division in Kenya, experienced a long and devastating drought that claimed thousands of lives and most of their livestock. To date, food insecurity levels in the area have…

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News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
17 Jun 2015

Kenya

Improved infant and child feeding practices

The project is supported by the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) under the USAID funded Resilience for Economic Growth in Arid Lands- Improved Resilience (REGAL-IR) program. Prior to the project Paulina did not possess sufficient…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
28 May 2015

Kenya

Pastoralist School Girls Learn the Value of Kitchen Gardening

Members of the environmental club at Nomadic Girls Boarding Primary School in Kalacha, Marsabit Count in Kenya, were excited when their new vegetable garden produced its first harvest of kale and spinach. The girls donated their…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
22 May 2015

Kenya

The Silent Majority Speak Out for Peace in Turkana County

Residents of Kaputir Ward, Turkana County, never imagined that conflict between the Turkana and Pokot communities in Northern Kenya would escalate to the heights witnessed in recent years. Conflict between the Turkana and Pokot communities…

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News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
18 May 2015

Kenya

Farmers in Marsabit, Northen Kenya learn fodder production

Boru Kasa a 33 years old farmer in Dakabarisha location, in Marsabit County, has learned the value of using maize stalks and cobs to produce fodder as a source of animal feed. In addition to using…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
20 Apr 2015

Kenya

‘Make It Happen’: Educating young girls in northern Kenya

By Naomi Senda Poverty, cultural practices, and the pastoralist lifestyle of the Samburu community have greatly contributed to the high levels of illiteracy among the women of Laisamis District of Marsabit County, Kenya. Naringiso Lemara is in the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
06 Mar 2015

Kenya

North Kenya takes a leap towards peace as tribes meet in Turkana

The political leaders of the Turkana and Pokot tribes met in historical peace talks in North Kenya on Friday January 30th. The leaders were united for the first time to negotiate ways to reach peace. Dry, deserted…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Adeso
Posted:
18 May 2015