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Michigan Radio interview

January 2017

Stateside with Cynthia Canty, one of Michigan Radio’s regular programs, invited me to be a part of their Next Idea series which highlights ideas and innovations that help push Detroit forward. 29 more words

Working Poverty

During the past decade, there has been a rise in the number of people pursuing alternate means to employment as a means of raising their living standards. 533 more words

Informal Garages Rule Kenya

There has been a steady rise in the number of informal motor vehicle garages and repair shops over the last few years. It is no wonder that the sector currently accounts for the highest number of persons engaged in the licenced MSMEs by economic activity and establishment size. 503 more words

Informal Sector: Carpentry & Wood Works

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Wood artisans have been a part of informal business for a long time. Their work forms a central component in a majority of households. 542 more words

Approaches to training in the Informal Sector

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The informal sector has grown in leaps and bounds over the last decade. This growth has mainly been propelled by the shrinking availability of formal employment opportunities, with most of these businesses in the sector being micro enterprises. 499 more words

Elections 2017

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Kenya will be holding its elections this year. As we approach the period, the political atmosphere in the country usually gets highly charged with the various candidates holding meetings and rallies. 495 more words