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News Kenya Education: Tar Heel, Blue Devil team up to support startups in Kenya

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
Tar Heel, Blue Devil team up to support startups in Kenya
News source: https://www.unc.edu/discover/tar-heel-blue-devil-team-up-to-support-startups-in-kenya/

“A lot of people are going to be benefiting from this.” Salat grew up in Wajir County in Kenya and said the under-resourced education system there leads to few opportunities for young people to earn ...

News Kenya Education: Much-loved 50-year-old elephant dies in Kenya

Published on: Tuesday 04 February 2020
Much-loved 50-year-old elephant dies in Kenya
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/africa/Much-loved-50-year-old-elephant-dies-in-Kenya-857539

The elephant was later treated of his injuries. Tim's carcass is on its way to the National Museums of Kenya in the capital, Nairobi, for a taxidermist to prepare it for preservation for education and ...

News Kenya Education: Explained: In Kenya’s digital ID system, echoes of India’s Aadhaar

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Explained: In Kenya’s digital ID system, echoes of India’s Aadhaar
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/explained-kenya-digital-id-system-121624182.html

A briefing paper published by the Open Society Justice Initiative (OSFI) has defined NIIMS as a national population register , which will be the single source of information about Kenyan citizens and foreigners resident in the country.

News Kenya Education: Clean water for Kenya’s Kibera slum

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Clean water for Kenya’s Kibera slum
News source: https://www.dw.com/en/clean-water-for-kenyas-kibera-slum/av-52209230

learn more about using herbs to fight malaria in Uganda and see how a sanctuary in Kenya is teaching owls how to fly again. On this week's Eco Africa, we watch the band making music from garbage in DR ...

News Kenya Education: High teen pregnancy calls for sex education — Afidep

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
High teen pregnancy calls for sex education — Afidep
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/news/big-read/2020-01-30-high-teen-pregnancy-calls-for-sex-education--afidep/

... a group of researchers from Kenya Medical Research Institute, Centers for Disease Prevention and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine reveals that low education levels, negative peer ...

News Kenya Education: Vodafone streams virtual reality school trip to London National Gallery for refugees in Kenya

Published on: Sunday 26 January 2020
Vodafone streams virtual reality school trip to London National Gallery for refugees in Kenya
News source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/vodafone-streams-virtual-reality-school-trip-to-london-national-gallery-for-refugees-in-kenya--1324114

The Vodafone Foundation has created the first live-streamed virtual reality (VR) school trip for students at the Kakuma refugee camp in Kenya to celebrate UNESCO International Day for Education. The ...

News Kenya Education: Young refugees in Kenya take a VR school trip to London's National Gallery

Published on: Saturday 25 January 2020
Young refugees in Kenya take a VR school trip to London's National Gallery
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/africa/Young-refugees-in-Kenya-take-a-VR-school-trip-to-London-s-National-Gallery-848422

The project, organized by the Vodafone Foundation charity, was conceived to mark the United Nations' International Day of Education. "To think of children in Kenya, and all over the world being ...

News Kenya Education: Quality ECDE key to inclusive and equitable education

Published on: Thursday 23 January 2020
Quality ECDE key to inclusive and equitable education
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/opinion/star-blogs/2020-01-24-quality-ecde-key-to-inclusive-and-equitable-education/

With the promulgation of Kenya’s Constitution in 2010, the role of early Childhood Education was assigned to the county Governments, bringing the service closer to the people. • Many Counties have ...

News Kenya Education: Vietnam, Kenya agree on measures to boost ties

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Vietnam, Kenya agree on measures to boost ties
News source: https://vietnamnet.vn/en/politics/vn-kenya-agree-on-measures-to-boost-ties-594750.html

Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Cabinet Secretary of the Kenyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Monica Juma agreed on measures to enhance ties between the two countries during their talks in Hanoi yesterday.

News Kenya Education: Humanitarian Action for Children 2020 - Kenya

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
Humanitarian Action for Children 2020 - Kenya
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/kenya/humanitarian-action-children-2020-kenya

Kenya is among the top refugee-hosting countries in Africa ... This will include supporting an enabling environment and advocacy for education in emergencies; influencing resource allocation by county ...

News Kenya Education: Education ministry pledges Sh40bn capitation in January

Published on: Tuesday 03 December 2019
Education ministry pledges Sh40bn capitation in January
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/news/education/Education-ministry-pledges-Sh40bn-capitation/2643604-5372636-eyanj9z/index.html

He assured primary school heads that the government will continue funding free education to ensure all children go to school. Nicholas Gathemia, national chairman of the Kenya Primary Schools Head ...

News Kenya Education: Preschools in Kenya and Tanzania boost learning outcomes in the long run

Published on: Wednesday 30 October 2019
Preschools in Kenya and Tanzania boost learning outcomes in the long run
News source: http://theconversation.com/preschools-in-kenya-and-tanzania-boost-learning-outcomes-in-the-long-run-125677

Accordingly, preschool education is on the rise in sub-Saharan Africa ... We investigated the long-term impacts of preschools on children’s learning outcomes in Kenya and Tanzania. Our study employed ...

News Kenya Education: Kenya: Pupils Upbeat As KCPE Exams Come to an End

Published on: Thursday 31 October 2019
Kenya: Pupils Upbeat As KCPE Exams Come to an End
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201911010035.html

The Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examinations came to an end yesterday, with pupils exuding confidence that they will perform well and tutors upbeat their efforts will bear fruit.

News Kenya Education: Kenya Red Cross in Ecobank a deal to raise awareness on non-communicable diseases

Published on: Saturday 05 October 2019
Kenya Red Cross in Ecobank a deal to raise awareness on non-communicable diseases
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001344576/kenya-red-cross-in-ecobank-a-deal-to-raise-awareness-on-non-communicable-diseases

Ecobank Day, which has been marked since 2013, has involved Ecobank Kenya staff and management giving up their free time for deserving causes in their communities and these have included support for ...

News Kenya Education: Uhuru: Kenya has made advances in education and health

Published on: Wednesday 25 September 2019
Uhuru: Kenya has made advances in education and health
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/news/Uhuru-Kenya-advances-education-health-UN--/1056-5288042-8et5eu/index.html

Kenya is also on track to achieve universal health coverage by 2022, he said in New York. President Kenyatta stressed that the country seeks a negotiated solution to its maritime boundary dispute with ...

News Kenya Education: Kenya hotel complex that al-Shabab stormed this year reopens

Published on: Wednesday 31 July 2019
Kenya hotel complex that al-Shabab stormed this year reopens
News source: https://www.newsday.com/travel/kenya-reopens-hotel-complex-that-al-shabab-stormed-this-year-1.34484848

Cabinet Secretary ministry of tourism and wildlife Najib Balala, centre, addresses the public during the reopening of the DusitD2 hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya, Wednesday, July 31, 2019, with CS ...

News Kenya Education: Kenya seeks Moroccan support for UN Security Council seat

Published on: Saturday 03 August 2019
Kenya seeks Moroccan support for UN Security Council seat
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001336715/kenya-seeks-moroccan-support-for-un-security-council-seat

SAMSON WIRE Kenya has sought the support of Morocco in her bid for the ... 50 000 illegal migrants and refugees have become legal residents so far, with access to education, healthcare, and affordable ...

News Kenya Education: A Man in Kenya Just Won A Million Dollars For Teaching [Infographic]

Published on: Sunday 07 July 2019
A Man in Kenya Just Won A Million Dollars For Teaching [Infographic]
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/kevinanderton/2019/07/08/a-man-in-kenya-just-won-a-million-dollars-for-teaching-infographic/

His name is Peter Tabichi, he is a Franciscan brother, and he recently received an award of 1 million dollars. He has done some remarkable things in his classroom and if you ask me, winning the award is only the tip of the iceberg.