NDABIBI, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Stooped over a large plastic drum at his farm in southwestern Kenya, Josphat Macharia scoops up a handful of dirt and examines the worms writhing in his grip.
NDAGANI, Kenya, Sept 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A few
years ago, Charles Kirimi lived comfortably in central Kenya,
with his own house and car. These days, he sleeps on the streets
and scrapes by on coins from bus drivers who pay him to bring
KIBUMBU, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Four years ago, Njeru Kamuru nearly quit dairy farming. But when he learned that a solar-powered milk-cooling plant was to be built in his Kenyan village, he changed his mind.
NAIROBI, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When two university students knocked on the door of Lillian Kanari's organic food shop five years ago seeking work, she realized their web design skills could help her business solve one of its most intractable problems: food waste.
KIBWEZI, Kenya, June 22 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) -
K enyan farmer Sam Mung'ala once struggled to feed his family by
growing cowpeas and sorghum. These days he is betting on a new
type of merchandise: shopping bags.
ONDIRI, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When last year's prolonged drought saw the water supply to Damaris Kiarie's Nairobi home rationed, she decided her best bet was to buy water from a local vendor.
CHUKA, Kenya(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Phyllis Mugeni was watering her greens when she spotted a dozen armed men advancing from the lowlands to attack farmers working on the banks of the River Naka in the foothills of Mount Kenya.
KIVOO, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Perched on a dirt tower on the edge of a bog in Kivoo village, eastern Kenya, Erastus Njiru applies finishing layers of mud to a pile of bricks.
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - It is dawn along the Waiyaki Way highway on the northwest side of Nairobi, but road into town is already packed with traffic of every stripe.
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At Mathari Hospital, flanking Nairobi’s Mathare slum, a grandmother waits in line to see a doctor, struggling to calm the crying baby in her arms.