Kenyan Youth Swop Guns for Spades to Create Green Spaces
People's Park used to be a dump site and crime hotspot in a low-income area northeast of Nairobi, but a group of young people have taken up the task of not only cleaning up the park but creating a safe space as well.
Thomson Reuters Foundation, 10 May 2019
People's Park was a dumping site and a crime hotspot in Nairobi, now it's been transformed into a well-manicured park and a popular spot for residents to meet and play Read more »
Nairobi News, 28 December 2018
It is time for twinkling lights, decorations, shopping, friends and family, partying, and lots of food. Read more »
Members of Komb Green Solutions pose for a picture in Korogocho, Kenya on March 27, 2019.
Komb Green Solutions Open Space in Korogocho, Kenya on March 27, 2019.
Photo: Kanyiri Wahito/Daily Nation
Garbage floats in Nairobi River on February 2, 2019.
The loss of huge swathes of forest has major implications for climate change as they absorb a third of the planet-warming greenhouse gas emissions produced globally, experts say. Read more »