Kenya

Apps help Kenyan farmers in difficult times

Africa’s digital farm services are growing nearly 45 percent a year, with farmers using apps to provide advice, buy goods, and take out loans By Wesley Langat / Thomson Reuters Foundation, KOIYET, Kenya Wilson Lang’at has made a steady profit on his farm in Koiyet Village over the past year …

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Kenya: Investigation into the deportation of Turkish nationals

(Nairobi) – Kenyan authorities should investigate the alleged abduction and eventual deportation of Selahaddin Gülen to Turkey, despite a Kenyan court order prohibiting his deportation, Human Rights Watch said today. The deportation of Gülen, a Turkish citizen and registered asylum seeker in Kenya who is also permanently in the USA, …

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Kenya Food Security Outlook Update, June 2021 to January 2022 – Kenya

Below-average prices for basic food mitigate the falling availability of household food Key messages The cumulative below-average short rains from March to May in eastern and northern Kenya led to below-average crop production and the associated income from odd agricultural work. In the pasture areas, the below-average rejuvenation of the …

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The EU and the Republic of Kenya begin strategic dialogue and are committed to the implementation of the Economic Partnership Agreement of the East African Community

COVID-19 has plunged the African continent into a full blown recession. According to the World Bank, the pandemic has pushed up to 40 million people across the continent into extreme poverty. It is estimated that each month of delaying the vaccine introduction program costs about $ 13.8 billion in lost …

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