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Nurturing Knowledge Update

The Nurturing Knowledge  project supporting education (mostly girls and women) among the Samburu in Lotuleilei, Kenya is now in its third year. These pastoralists in the northern plain of Samburu Central are one of the scattered parts of the Masai … Continue reading

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Overcoming Challenges – Kaimosi Friends Hospital

A single story building set around a courtyard offers good opportunity for rain water harvesting; on many days while I was there, this was the only source of water. The nearby privatized water plant was malfunctioning. Hand-washing without water is difficult. As Dr Ben … Continue reading

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Laikipia, Washed-out Beauty

From Nairobi to Nanyuki, we first traversed an Indian neighborhood, where I was amused to see signs a kilter and barren looking apartments, reminiscent of an Indian city. We proceeded through the district of the large, well fenced and guarded … Continue reading

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Apprehension & Doubt

Finally, after a week of slight nausea, attributed to apprehension about arrival in a totally foreign place, am now 37,000 ft above Sudan, over the Nile , a wide shimmering silver-blue ribbon of life, edged by dark green vegetation. There … Continue reading

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