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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 8–9.
Published: 01 September 2011
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 10–15.
Published: 01 December 2016
... the patriarchy conspires to undo them. Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 Kenya Somalia East Africa gender politics NAIROBI, Kenya—When Bina Maseno was 23, she decided to run for Council Assembly in Nairobi City County and reached out to a few experienced female politicians...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2007) 24 (4): 11–18.
Published: 01 December 2007
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2017) 34 (3): 69–75.
Published: 01 September 2017
...Nanjala Nyabola Kenya’s plan to build a coal-burning power plant on the doorstep of an historic island has sparked some of the country’s most intense environmental organizing in years, reports journalist Nanjala Nyabola. Activists say the plan, part of Kenya’s foreign-policy pivot to China, would...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2017) 34 (2): 3–7.
Published: 01 June 2017
... World Policy Journal asked experts from Canada, Kenya, Australia, and Chile how colonialism impedes justice for indigenous peoples. Copyright © 2017 World Policy Institute 2017 criminal justice colonialism criminal justice Compiled by Natasha Bluth and Connie E...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2016) 33 (2): 37–41.
Published: 01 June 2016
... credits that can be redeemed for goods and services. The concept is simple, but Kaul argues Social Capital Credits can help bring about “a redefinition of wealth that takes into account the power of community.” Copyright © 2016 World Policy Institute 2016 social capital development Ghana Kenya...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2013) 30 (3): 99–106.
Published: 01 September 2013
... household pipes that have ruptured after decades of neglect. The dark green sludge mixes with runoff in the streets to form a foul porridge of human excrement. kenya hosted the world’s largest single group of refugees and asylyum seekers—more than 630,000 somalis. But these pools of unsanitary...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 16–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... ALGERIA THAILAND PAKISTAN KENYA SOMALIASOUTH KOREAUNITED STATESSAUDI ARABIA 16 Vol. XXXIII, No. 4 Winter 2016 / 2017 © 2016 World Policy Institute DOI: 10.1215/07402775...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2012) 29 (4): 94–105.
Published: 01 December 2012
... said, in what felt like a muted call to arms. “There will undoubtedly be victims of colonial torture from Malaya to Yemen, from Cyprus to Palestine, who will be reading this judgment with great care.” Already in London, the Kenya case has exposed a deliciously dramatic, if damning, tale of missing...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 40–41.
Published: 01 March 2018
... ALAOUI MUSEUM NATIONAL BARDO MUSEUM Tunis, Tunisia | Initially named after the Bey of Tunis, renamed when Tunisia became independent in 1956 CORYNDON MUSEUM NATIONAL MUSEUM OF KENYA Nairobi, Kenya | Initially named after the former British...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2012) 29 (1): 7–12.
Published: 01 March 2012
... prohibiting certain kinds of speech, which is a bad option since it can impinge on freedom of expression and often fails in practice. Kenya saw months of mounting inflammatory speech in 2007 when political leaders incited their own tribes against other tribes—too often using vernacular or tribal languages...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2004) 21 (2): 47–52.
Published: 01 June 2004
... prefer increase their incomes. Few large planta­ Cheap Chickens: Feeding Africa’s Poor 49 tions are needed either. Ghana’s pineapple waves of vacationers from across Europe to and coconut growers need look no further Nairobi, and returned with cargo holds full than Kenya for...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 1–2.
Published: 01 June 2014
... for the arrival of Philippe Starck’s Idea Box, that holds new hope and promise for connecting the most isolated and forgotten refugees with the modern world. Sabrina Natasha Premji has some strong thoughts from Kenya on the sorry state of early childhood education and the head start that young people...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2013) 30 (2): 91–100.
Published: 01 June 2013
...John Frederick Walker John Frederick Walker is the author of Ivory’s Ghosts: The White Gold of History and the Fate of Elephants (2009). © World Policy Institute 2013 2013 World Policy Institute Tsavo West, Kenya—Two years ago, in what was billed as a defiant message to elephant...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2018) 35 (1): 70–83.
Published: 01 March 2018
...Jake Naughton Copyright © 2018 World Policy Institute 2018 PORTFOLIO Javan, a transgender woman, sits in the doorway of her mother’s home with her niece and sister. Javan spent six months in Kenya as a refugee after she was attacked by a homophobic mob. She is one of the rare...
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World Policy Journal (1 June 2014) 31 (2): 81–89.
Published: 01 June 2014
...Sabrina Natasha Premji Sabrina Natasha Premji is co-founder of Kidogo Early Years, a social enterprise providing high-quality, affordable early childhood care and education in East Africa’s urban slums. © World Policy Institute 2014 2014 World Policy Institute NAIROBI, Kenya—In...
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World Policy Journal (1 September 2011) 28 (3): 1–2.
Published: 01 September 2011
... essential if we are to encourage innovation. For our Map Room, we examine the consequences of the arrival of the cell phone in one corner of Africa—in Kenya where this simple innovation has spawned bank accounts across vast swaths of this country, suddenly propelling a subsistence society into the modern...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2011) 28 (4): 70–80.
Published: 01 December 2011
... possibility. Countries throughout Africa—from South Africa to Ethiopia, Liberia to Kenya, Malawi, Burundi, and Rwanda—have begun the process of land reform. These reforms will not be easy, and there are no shortcuts to success. Fruitful reforms require consultations at the grassroots level that allow...
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World Policy Journal (1 March 2013) 30 (1): 19–21.
Published: 01 March 2013
... allure of the city create a steady stream of new arrivals. Many wind up in illegal settlements that are invisible in government plans and budgets. In Kibera, one of the largest slums in Africa, many children, who live a short walk from Kenya’s finest primary schools, lack even the most basic schooling...
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World Policy Journal (1 December 2016) 33 (4): 73–79.
Published: 01 December 2016
...), emphasized the need to understand religion in its wider social context. Much of Zaid’s work with Somali refugees in Nairobi, Kenya, has been in informal settlements like Majengo, where terror organizations actively try to recruit young people. While the religious aspect can’t be ignored, Zaid explained...