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War on teen pregnancies, child marriages pays off

More girls are speaking up on abuse and resuming studies after birthing

How Kenya pushed for benefit sharing

2022 bill outlined split between stakeholders of natural resource

Theft prompts Endorois to protect natural resources

Illegal trade of sandalwood and aloe gum pushed them to seek royalties

Maasai men shield girls from FGM, child marriage

They denounce the once deeply rooted illegal culture

To me, disability is a gift, not a curse — One-Hand DJ

Kelvin Kimathi was born with cerebral palsy but once deejayed for President

Survivors of child marriage empowered in Kwale

Most survivors were driven to early marriage due to poverty and peer pressure to acquire a good life.

The tennis star rising above disability to change society

Jane Ndenga suffered polio as a child but emerged as a sports queen

Leakwara: Polio couldn’t paralyse my passion to fight FGM

Some men resent her empowering ‘their’ women, activist on crutches was attacked by two men who tried to suffocate her

Why UN wants rethink of disability inclusion

Inclusion will build a more resilient and fair future, says UN

From depths of despair to success despite disability

Francis Muiruri rose from suicidal lows to thrive as farmer and accountant

How Bio Foods is helping farmers produce safe milk

They train farmers to prepare them for quality-based pricing

‘I’m a human being before a person with disability’

Joseph Mwaniki has curved a niche as a mason, carving away at stigma

Crystal-clear ambition even after losing sight

Even the blind have a vision that a little help can enable, Senator Asige says

Why plans for PWDs remain just on paper

It is easier said than done due to budget constraints, say experts

How struggle to fit in after disability spurred activists

Patience and Mwende fight for rights after paralysis, cerebral palsy woes

Healthier life, more income drive milk safety campaign

Safe production spares farmers cost of treating and destroying tainted milk

Why State wants you to drink safe milk

Aflatoxin, antibiotics can't be boiled away but 90% of milk is safe, says PS