Citizenship win for Makonde people in Kenya

Citizenship win for Makonde people in Kenya

Nguli Mchewa is not exactly sure when he was born, Maina Waruru writes.

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NI 503 - Homelessness - June, 2017
Proud to be a co-op in Kenya.

Co-ops driving change

Kenya’s co-operative movement now accounts for 45 per cent of the country’s GDP.

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NI 500 - The exceptionally brave - 500th issue - March, 2017
Kenyan flag

Stateless Shona in Kenya

Maina Waruru on a community without rights.

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NI 492 - Technology justice - May, 2016
A Kenyan Act without action

A Kenyan Act without action

Maina Waruru reports how a local law puts small street-sellers at risk.

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NI 489 - Humanity adrift: why refugees deserve better - January, 2016

Southern Exposure: Karel Prinsloo

The Namibian photographer captures a patient vendor in Kenya's Kibera slum.

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NI 488 - 10 economic myths - December, 2015
10 years ago in New Internationalist

10 years ago in New Internationalist

Chris Brazier reflects on the June 2005 issue on the politics of migration.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015

And finally... Okwiri Oduor

Kenyan author Okwiri Oduor talks to Chris Brazier about winning this year's Caine Prize for African Writing.

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NI 476 - Cuba - October, 2014
British lawyers on the hunt for Mau Mau fighters in Kenya

British lawyers on the hunt for Mau Mau fighters in Kenya

Maina Waruru questions the motivations of firms seeking compensation from the British government.

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NI 456 - Youth rising - October, 2012
One way to boost the ego: receiving a hero’s welcome as a voluntourist.

Confessions of a voluntourist

Helping out the locals while on holiday is a win-win situation, isn't it? Maybe not, says Michelle Dobrovolny.

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NI 454 - Co-operatives - July, 2012
Democracy activists 
were outlawed 
under Moi.

Torture recompense comes to Kenyans

Maina Waruru celebrates payouts for persecuted activists on the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture.

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NI 453 - Protection racket - June, 2012

Kibera's vertical farms

Slum dwellers are using urban agriculture as a buffer to market shocks, report Danielle Nierenberg and Jessie Chang.

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NI 447 - Banking on Hunger - November, 2011

Kenya

Thanks to Barack Obama and a piece of mobile technology, Kenya's reputation is now based on more than just safari parks, as Geoffrey Kamadi explains.

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NI 438 - Zero carbon world - December, 2010
A deadly drought

A deadly drought

Conflicts between nomadic communities over water shortages increase

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NI 435 - Seed savers - September, 2010
Climate wars in Kenya’s nomadic communities

Climate wars in Kenya’s nomadic communities

Conflicts between nomadic communities over water shortages increase

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NI 435 - Seed savers - September, 2010
Damaris Nzioka in her fields; escaping the grip of ‘the main players’.

Surviving climate change

In many African societies seed preservation was once an almost sacred duty. Isaiah Esipisu explains why it is becoming vital again.

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NI 435 - Seed savers - September, 2010

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Homelessness June, 2017
The exceptionally brave - 500th issue March, 2017
Technology justice May, 2016
Humanity adrift: why refugees deserve better January, 2016
10 economic myths December, 2015
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? April, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
Cuba October, 2014
Youth rising October, 2012
Co-operatives July, 2012
Protection racket June, 2012
Time for a fair economy March, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
Banking on Hunger November, 2011
Zero carbon world December, 2010
Seed savers September, 2010
Seed savers September, 2010
Seed savers September, 2010
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