2023 Intake Open University of Kenya
2023 Intake Open University of Kenya

Monthly Archives: September 2023

Homa Bay: Untamed sand harvesting exacerbating climate change effects

Each day, tens of lorries drive to the river banks near Lake Victoria within Wang’chieng ward, and leave packed with sand.  For miners, the presence...

Strategic partnerships key in advancing broad-spectrum impact

Role modeling is among the surest ways to help young people see the future and the projected fruits of their potential. The Role Modelling Initiative...

Minds empowered, opportunities unlocked as Top Talent Agency tour winds up

The tour, the second in 2023,  was graced by the presence of nine international speakers from the United States and other parts of the...
Mothers share their joy with other women attending the World Breastfeeding Week conference in Nigeria. The conference was convened by ASR Africa. Breastfeeding a child for the first six months exclusively is a lifesaving approach, vital in infants and a pathway to their healthy lives. PHOTO/ASR Africa.

Exclusive breastfeeding, a prerequisite to healthy newborns

The pregnancy of any employee is not a stumbling block to making profit in any organization. Jully Akoth, a certified lactation counselor at Homa...

Community Dialogues: Sensitive public policies important in addressing period poverty

The dialogue’s case study was pegged on Period Poverty, a snag which Kenya has been hitting all along, hurting many and robbing numerous menstruators...

Top Talent Agency’s Keynote Tour a recipe for empowered Kenyan youth

Mr. Fagan’s visit to Kenya in 2015 laid the foundation for the humanitarian work the agency is doing today. In one of the visits last...

Inclusivity in climate action key in Lesotho’s fight for sustainability

Dependence on biomass such as firewood and agricultural waste for cooking and heating purposes contributes to influences perpetuating climate change. Lesotho is currently implementing Enhancing...
Mental health and related issues at the workplace must be discussed in order to keep staff in shape. However, there are many other things to look out for at the workplace and stay wary of. E-POSTER/Courtesy.

Conversations With Esther unravels workplace stressors to watch out for

The impact of work on our mental well-being is a topic of increasing concern. The cost of mental health issues, predominantly depression and anxiety, exacts...

How SheLeads project by ZionPearl Publishers is reshaping women involvement narrative

Through strategic publishing, the company is interested in intervening where there are gaps in different areas, especially in leadership, by generating knowledge around these...

How Budalangi jobless graduate transitioned to artwork for a living

By Joseph Otieno The rate of unemployment in Busia presently stands at 66.76 percent.  Despite several interventions, the creation of adequate, productive, and sustainable employment continues...