Monday, November 13, 2017
Universal basic income is an approach to economic security in which the government provides everyone with some money, regardless of work, no strings attached. Advocates say the system could be a smart and straightforward way to lift millions out of...
Sunday, November 5, 2017
The Department for International Development (DFID) commissioned the Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre to conduct the following study of humanitarian preparedness measures for the 2015–2016 El Niño event in five countries: Zambia, Somalia, Kenya,...
Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Somalia, Zambia
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
One of the good things about the Health Act that was enacted in June is that it addresses universal health coverage (UHC), that ensures access to quality and affordable healthcare by all Kenyans.
Monday, October 16, 2017
The ongoing drought in Kenya is part of a larger drought that is affecting other countries in the greater Horn Africa, mainly Ethiopia and Somalia. The European Commission is bringing humanitarian relief to those most affected by the drought, including...
Africa, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia
Thursday, October 5, 2017
The International Day of Older Persons was marked last Sunday amid growing concern that the rising number of senior citizens in Kenya could spiral into a big crisis. Indeed, the enthusiasm with which people aged 70 and above, recently rushed to register...
Sunday, September 10, 2017
GiveDirectly offers to give every adult in a Kenyan village a guaranteed basic income of 27,258 Kenyan Shillings- or 264 US dollars- per year for the next 12 years without any conditions. Providing unconditional cash transfers directly to people has...