Articles with keyword "Kenya"
Posted on: Friday, June 7, 2013
These days, it’s hard to avoid stories of how women’s reproductive rights are under attack, both here in the US and abroad.Forty years after Roe v. Wade, states in the US are still attempting to block women’s access to safe...
Posted on: Tuesday, May 1, 2012
This Mother's Day, MADRE asks: what if we appreciated mothers all year long?
Posted on: Sunday, April 22, 2012
This Earth Day, let's cultivate the solutions that women are developing in communities worldwide.
Posted on: Monday, October 31, 2011
The protesters on Wall Street know what they want. It's the same thing that the rest of the global 99% wants...
Sudanese Women Farmers Point the Way toward Food Security Worldwide: "As mothers and as farmers, the future depends on us."
Posted on: Wednesday, September 7, 2011
It's hard to imagine any bright spots in the midst of the famine that has gripped the Horn of Africa this summer.
Posted on: Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Hubbie Hussein Al-Haji of Womankind Kenya Receives a Gift from Zenab for Women in Development.
Posted on: Friday, September 2, 2011
This famine is more than just a "natural" disaster. Its roots are man-made.
Posted on: Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Amal left her village in Somalia when she realized that there was nothing left there for her.
Posted on: Tuesday, August 30, 2011
This famine could have been avoided. The starvation is the result of a perfect storm of climate change, political chaos and bad economic policies.
Posted on: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Over this past week, MADRE staff have been in Kenya visiting our sister organizations...
Posted on: Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Hubbie discusses the various challenges women and their families face as they flee the famine in Somalia.
Posted on: Tuesday, August 16, 2011
One of the important roles that MADRE plays is to connect the women leaders of our sister organizations.
Posted on: Monday, August 15, 2011
This week, MADRE staff are in Kenya visiting our sister organizations
Posted on: Sunday, July 31, 2011
It is easy to feel hopeless about the fate of our planet when we think about the inter-related crises of resource exploitation, industrial agriculture, pollution, deforestation, fossil fuel consumption and more.
Posted on: Friday, April 22, 2011
MADRE's sisters are on the cutting edge of sustainable alternatives to climate change and environmental degradation.
Posted on: Tuesday, August 5, 2008
Having an ample supply of safe water is something most of us don't think much about. Turning on the kitchen tap or running a bath is usually an effortless decision. Yet, when we flush the toilet, we use as much...
Posted on: Saturday, May 3, 2008
Having an ample supply of safe water is something most of us don’t think much about. Turning on the kitchen tap or running a bath is usually an effortless decision. Yet, when we flush the toilet, we use as much...
Posted on: Friday, February 22, 2008
President Bush headed home on Thursday from his five-day, five-country tour of Africa. Not since Thanksgiving 2003, when he showed up at the Baghdad Airport with a fake turkey for US troops have we seen such saccharine Presidential photo ops....
Posted on: Wednesday, February 6, 2008
From day-one of the crisis that has gripped Kenya this year, much of the mainstream media has been quick to label the violence "tribal warfare," while the top US envoy to Africa called the Kenyan clashes "ethnic cleansing." The problem...