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Alkaline lagoon at Lake Magadi, on the floor of the rift valley in southern Kenya; Nov 1977.

The water is made alkaline by high concentrations of sodium bicarbonate which have been leached out of the rift valley’s volcanic rocks.   162 more words


HiiL Innovating Justice Challenge 2020

DEADLINE: Applications close at 23:59 CET (Central European Time) on 5th August, 2020.

LINK: HiiL Innovating Justice Challenge 2020 


Are you a startup addressing justice problems and want to grow into an impactful business? 144 more words


How are Kenyan pastoralists coping in the time of COVID-19?

Written by Rahma Hassan

As the world experiences the harsh effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are concerns about how it is having an impact on the poor in rural areas in Africa. 913 more words

Saving lions in Kenya, video

This 1 July 2020 video says about itself:

Humans, Climate, and Lions – Oh My: Climate and weather have vast implications for almost all forms of life.

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The Kalenjin community

Writing about my community brings me mixed emotions. A combination of excitement and anxiety as I may not know everything yet I feel joyful as I share about this community. 614 more words


From David Maughan Brown in York: of activists, artists and Human Rights

July 2nd

The selection process for York University’s Centre for Applied Human Rights ‘arctivist’ grants, which I wrote about on April 25th and May 13th,  has finally come to an end.   802 more words


Favorite Books

Isak Dinesen aka Karen Blixen, the author of Out of Africa.  This is possibly my favorite of favorites.