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

Monthly Archives: October 2023

Alaka Lugonzo, an extractives Strategist at Oxfam, at the UM6P- Mohammed VI Polytechnic University in Marrakech, Morocco. She says Africa is well placed to flourish due to a productive use of its minerals. PHOTO/Alaka Lugonzo.

Africa, take charge of green minerals for development or remain poor

At least 700 million people worldwide lack access to energy, and 600 million of them dwell in the African continent.  The speakers at the session...
Cover and Blurb of Lady Diversity Power book. ILLUSTRATION/KMD Books/Hazel Herrington & Karen McDermott.

Book Review: Lady Diversity Power

Curated By: Hazel Herrington & Karen McDermott (and Co-authors) Publisher: KMD Books, Australia Year of Publishing: 2022 Reviewer: Wangari Njoroge The global business world’s landscape is transforming, marking...

Masinde Muliro University celebrates long-serving professors

The three celebrants, Prof. Shiundu, Prof. Oteng'i, and Prof. Wamocho, have also taken part in writing the history of Masinde Muliro University.  The ceremony was...
Participants follow proceedings during a Heels and Pink high tea event and round-table conversation by Arise Circle KE in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2023, on October 28, 2023. PHOTO/Mzii Photography Kenya.

Arise Circle holds high tea event to honor Breast Cancer Awareness...

The high tea event was planned and hosted by Arise Circle KE, a leadership and organizational development center. It was a safe space for a...
Dr. Jibril Ssemakula, a professional clinician and Founder, Million Trees International Organisation, receiving an appreciation award from the UPDF CDF Gen Wilson Mbadi in February 2023. The entity has been on a mission to plant as many trees in Uganda and restore forest cover. PHOTO/MTIO.

Uganda: Million Trees Int’l Organisation planting hope for a greener planet

By Murinzi Goodluck The mission of the Million Trees International Organisation is not just about increasing the world's green cover; it's about creating a sustainable...

From Mauritius to Kenya: How Kawsar Koodaruth is impacting lives in...

She started the Mount View Care Home project in Mauritius in 2017 and got the home operating in 2021. She is the Director of...
Bina Maseno, Executive Director Badili Africa, giving her input during a Community Dialogues session hosted by Media Focus on Africa and A Million Hugs on October 25, 2023. PHOTO/Courtesy.

Community Dialogues: Tackling climate change

This was the sixth session of the community dialogues. The event was hosted by A Million Hugs and Media Focus on Africa.  Proper waste management...

Africa Women Summit: Women’s role in building sustainable communities

Global Volunteers highlights that women comprise 43 percent of the world’s labor force, rising up to 70 percent in some countries and across Africa. The...

Food Insecurity: Climate resilient practices key in combating shortage

Despite growing old by the day, he never failed to provide for his family, always plowing in good time and planting crops to boost...

BOOK REVIEW: Walk My Path

His art, Walk My Path, showcases the continent as a region of boundless opportunities. This is a timely anthology that lays bare the troubles of Africa...