youth unemployment in kenya
Post-Election Crisis in Kenya and Internally Displaced Persons: A Critical Appraisal
The announcement of the disputed 2007 presidential election results in Kenya on December 27th, 2007 led to what could be described as the worst political crisis in Kenyan post-colonial history. This massacre claimed over 1000 lives of children, men, and women, and left about 600,000 Kenyans internally displaced. The immediate and remote causes of the crisis have been analyzed by different experts....
Islamic Militancy and Global Insecurity: An Analysis of Boko-Haram Crisis in Northern Nigeria
The paper essentially examines the Boko-Haram insurgency in Northern Nigeria and its contribution to global insecurity. In it we have argued that the emergence of Islamic militancy the world over, particularly in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Yemen, and North Africa and in Nigeria poses a great threat to global security. The paper adopted the desk research and data derived were analyzed using content...
Patriarchy in Transition: Women and the Changing Family in the Middle East
The "Middle Eastern Muslim family" has long been described as a patriarchal unit, and it has been noted that Muslim family laws have served to reinforce patriarchal gender relations and women's subordinate position within the family. The persistence of patriarchy is a matter of debate, and some feminist theorists argue that industrialized societies are also patriarchal. Walby (1990,1996)...
Hope for youth.
.... Shauri Yako is a small rural community located in Nyeri, Kenya, approximately 150 km north of Nairobi. About 75% of the residents in Nyeri live below the poverty ... to change destructive behaviours and attitudes that come from the combination of high unemployment, hopelessness and boredom. It's a tough job. Many of the youth are engaged in reckless and ...
No taps, no toilets: First Nations and the constitutional right to water in Canada.
... that "Aboriginal peoples experience high rates of unemployment and poverty, and face serious disadvantages in the areas of ... common in new constitutions, as demonstrated by Kenya and the Dominican Republic in 2010. (299) There are also ninety ...See also Canadian Foundation for Children, Youth and the Law v Canada (Attorney General), 2004 SCC 4 at para 8, ...
Grandparents Caring for Their Grandchildren: Emerging Roles and Exchanges in Global Perspectives
Families are the safety nets for society. They handle whatever problem there is no program or organizational response to solve in the larger society. Normative arrangements for exchange and transfer that have served families well for many generations are under considerable strain as demographic, medical and economic change has increased the length of time generations care for each other, the...
Welcoming refugees brings us closer to God: newcomers to Canada enrich a Manitoba congregation.
New leader, less money for WCC.
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Seeking peace in the Middle East: accompanying an emergency food aid convoy to Nabulus and Tulkarem.
...Unemployment has reached more than 90% forcing many people below the poverty ...At the conference the youth discussed the roles of students in peace building and what they ...The second will take place November 17-23 in Nairobi, Kenya. These events hope to build on the experience in New Sudan and ...