A country of 48 million people located in East Africa, Kenya has the biggest and most advanced economy in the region. Despite this, Kenya continues to face a number of challenges: 38.5% of the adult population is illiterate largely due to regional disparities in access to education; 42% of the population lives below the poverty line; and millions of Kenyans continue to be affected by preventable diseases such as malaria, pneumonia and TB. Read more about Kenya here.

Bread and Water for Africa UK supports two projects in Kenya; the Lewa Children’s Home and Kamili Organisation.

Lewa Children's Home, Eldoret Kamili Organisation, Nairobi
Students in classroom

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