Waste Management and Climate Change in Kenya – The Nexus(By Richard Ondimu and Tasneem Pirbhai)

Garbage. We all have it and in one way or another, we all dispose of it.  Unfortunately, in Kenya, waste management isn’t our strongest fete. We live in a filthy environment both in rural and urban settlements. People dispose of waste either by burning it – which ends up releasing poisonous and harmful gases into…

Strathmore Law Clinic graduates first Cohort of Paralegals

Conceived as an idea by student-clinicians of the Strathmore Law Clinic, Sheria Mashinani was officially launched on 8th February 2019. The conception of the initiative was anchored and motivated by the Law Clinic’s longstanding objective of maximizing its impact in Kibra through the provision of accurate legal information. Sheria Mashinani was envisioned as a “training…

Sheria Mashinani Graduates First Cohort

On 2nd November 2019, the graduation for the first Sheria Mashinani training cohort took place. This came as no surprise; given 2019 has been quite a zestful year for the program. The program stemmed from a partnership between Crime Si Poa and Strathmore Law Clinic that aimed at extending legal empowerment to informal settlements of…