When their birth is a taboo
When their birth is a taboo
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Thursday, 23 February 2017
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When their birth is a taboo

Ryan Muiriri was brought up as a girl named Ruth, in a small town in Naivasha Kenya. Well, at least that is what his mother thought best upon his arrival into this world. During her delivery, there had been a minor complication. Ryan was born...

Better Parenting- Enhancing Child Security
Better Parenting- Enhancing Child Security
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Thursday, 02 February 2017
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Better Parenting- Enhancing Child Security

The worst nightmare of any sane parent is when their child becomes a victim of abduction or any form of abuse. According to an attorney working with the Cradle Children Foundation in Kenya, Kenya hosts one of the biggest child trafficking markets in East Africa....

A New Approach To The Refugee Crisis
A New Approach To The Refugee Crisis
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Friday, 02 December 2016
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A New Approach To The Refugee Crisis

The rapid increase of refugees fleeing from war-torn areas is causing a lot of strain to host countries. According to UNHCR, an unprecedented 65.3 million people around the world have been forced from home. Among them are nearly 21.3 million refugees, over half of...

Trump’s Africa: Getting Through A Controversial Leader
Trump’s Africa: Getting Through A Controversial Leader
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Tuesday, 22 November 2016
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Trump’s Africa: Getting Through A Controversial Leader

Reality has started to check in after America’s presidential elections. Some people have started to accept while others are still in denial, praying for a miracle. All in all, life has to go on and we need to look at how we can live and...

Our Shujaa Children
Our Shujaa Children
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Thursday, 20 October 2016
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Our Shujaa Children

Kenyans commemorate the heroes of their country on Mashujaa day, every 20TH day of October. Before the promulgation of the 2010 constitution, Mashujaa day was previously known as Kenyatta day, named after the first President of the Country. The rationale for this or...

What are we teaching our children about conflict resolution?
What are we teaching our children about conflict resolution?
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Wednesday, 05 October 2016
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What are we teaching our children about conflict resolution?

      Conflict is an inevitable part of life for every being. It is part of nature, and is also part of development. Wordweb defines conflict as a state of opposition between persons, ideas or interests. However, this does not mean all conflicts are...

Why the Child Should Be The Center of Protection During Conflict
Why the Child Should Be The Center of Protection During Conflict
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Wednesday, 14 September 2016
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Why the Child Should Be The Center of Protection During Conflict

A recent study by UNICEF shows that one in every forty-five children in the world is on the move due to  wars and conflict. A further statistic by CNN showed that seven in ten children seeking asylum in Europe ...