Kenya gears up for target review on “Big Four” agenda

The Africa Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) under the auspices of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) has embarked on preliminary preparations for a Target Review for the Government of Kenya on the ‘Big Four’ Agenda. A team drawn from the Continental APRM is in Mombasa in a sensitisation meeting with NEPAD/APRM Kenya for the […]

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Government launches Credit Guarantee Scheme to cushion MSMEs

The government has launched a Sh10 billion Credit Guarantee Scheme to mitigate the impact of Covid-19 on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). National Treasury and Planning CS Ukur Yatani, noted that Covid-19 pandemic has disproportionately impacted MSME businesses and lending institutions. Yatani stated that the reduced turnover and disruptions in the market and supply […]

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Water pan improves livestock production in arid Mosiro area

The quest for ensuring sustainable food security and improving nutrition in the country is among the Big Four agenda unveiled by the Jubilee administration during its second term in office. This was with an aim of ending the perennial food scarcity that has been afflicting Kenyans for decades and building a healthier productive nation. One […]

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The Government’s Big Four agenda to benefit from urbanization

In  support of the Big Four Agenda, the government in partnership with the UK Department for International Development (DFID) is committed to ensuring a sustainable urban growth. To  this effect, the DFID East Africa Research Hub is holding a two day Urbanization Conference aimed at shaping cities as systems through urbanization and spatial justice. Speaking  […]

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