Empowering Voices: The Impact of Kutoka Network’s Youth Journalism Programs in Nairobi’s Slums

In the heart of Nairobi’s slums, a revolution is unfolding—a revolution of voices, empowerment, and change. Kutoka Network has been at the forefront of this transformation, harnessing the power of radio and journalism to uplift and amplify the voices of the youth. Through our innovative training programs, Kutoka Network has transformed young lives, enabling them to narrate their own stories …

Upholding Human Rights in Nairobi’s Slums

In the sprawling slums of Nairobi, where the struggle for daily survival often overshadows the fight for basic rights, Kutoka Network has become a beacon of hope for many. Our mission is clear: to advocate for the human rights of all individuals, drawing strength and guidance from both international and local laws that enshrine the principles of equality and justice. …

Right to water, is a right to everyone

By Shillah Raymond World Water Day is an annual event celebrated on March 22nd to focus attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. This year’s theme, “Valuing Water,” highlights the importance of water not only as a resource but also as a cultural, social, and economic good. In Kenya, the theme is …

An open letter to all the presidential contenders in the next general election

Hello there my leaders, Receive my warm greetings and greetings of thousands of likeminded Kenyans. Fast and foremost, allow me to congratulate you for your courage and pride to come out and declare your candidature for the presidency of this grateful nation called Kenya. My leaders, the writing of this letter has been necessitated by your recent utterance against each …

THE CASE FOR THE DANDORA DUMPSITE

Solid waste management is a major problem in most developing nations, and Kenya is no exception. Poor solid waste management has resulted into serious health issues to those living around and working at the Dumpsite and a case at hand is the Dandora Dumpsite. The United Nation Environmental Program [UNEP] in the year 2007 warned that the dumpsite poses a …