SOCIETY

French Embassy launches Piscca Fund

It focuses on the creation of income-generating activities for women in informal settlements

In Summary

• The fund will provide support to Kenyan civil society organisations projects.

French Ambassador Aline Kuster-Menager
French Ambassador Aline Kuster-Menager
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The French Embassy recently launched the second phase of the Piscca Fund in Kenya.

The fund, which will allow the French Embassy to provide support to Kenyan civil society organisations projects, focused on the creation of income-generating activities for women in informal settlements.

The event took place at the French residence in Nairobi.

French Embassy's Jean-Louis Menager, Alliance Francaise head of culture Harsita Waters and Ifra deputy director Chloe Josse Durand
French Embassy's Jean-Louis Menager, Alliance Francaise head of culture Harsita Waters and Ifra deputy director Chloe Josse Durand
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Fashion designer Ann McCreath and athlete Tegla Loroupe
Fashion designer Ann McCreath and athlete Tegla Loroupe
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French Embassy regional health counsellor Pierre Yves Bello and deputy head of mission Kim Ramoneda
French Embassy regional health counsellor Pierre Yves Bello and deputy head of mission Kim Ramoneda
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