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Kenya

Isaiah Marwa in his apiary

Marwa is among more than 1000 farmers in Kuria West who have abandoned tobacco farming, citing health and environmental reasons....

Cyrilla-Nafuna

Jennifer Timmons interviews Patricia Nafuna about her life: "Domestic violence started with beatings, slaps, or scoldings every morning or evening... This made work very hard, in getting my own salary..."

Cyrilla-Nafuna

Jennifer Timmons interviews Patricia Nafuna about her work: "During the drafting of the new constitution, IPEFAM was one of the organisations chosen to represent the grassroots community..."

Kenya-women

April 2010: The issue of 'wife inheritance' still occurs, where widows are forced to marry again.... If a woman declines to 'be inherited' and she succeeds, she is often under constant pressure to sell the property at discounted prices...