The 1,020 shillings per pupil FPE grant is not sufficient. In a survey carried out by UNESCO shows that FPE funds per pupil should be tripled or increased to 5,000 shillings so as to deal with inflation of goods and services necessary for the running of schools.
Kenya: Current School Funds Inadequate
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