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10% Forest Cover in Kenya: Mirage or Possible?

“It's a matter of life and death for this country. The Kenyan forests are facing extinction and it is a man-made problem.” - Wangari MaathaiThe …

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Diluksion Francis

Changing Humanitarian Aid Response through Systems Thinking

When the tsunami hit Sri Lanka, his home country, in December 2004, Diluksion Francis had no doubt: he was going to work in the humanitarian sector. …

Inclusive Education for Sustainable Development in Kenya

"In the end we will conserve only what we love; we will love only what we understand; and we will understand only what we are taught." (Baba Dioum, 19…

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Innovation to Realize a Food Secure Kenya

1.9 billion tons of food is lost in Kenya. Yes, you read that right. 1.9 Billion tons of food. Yearly.This is a sad state of affairs given that in Ken…

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The Virtual Greenhouse Sessions Series Kicks off in Kenya

All across the world, the warning lights have been flashing brighter with each passing day. Flash flooding, heat waves, prolonged drought, irregular s…

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Imagining a Future where Nature and Urban Development Co-Exist in Kenya

Over the past 20 years, when Kenya’s economy has grown exponentially, there has been an interesting trend: the environment has become a secondary co…

Como exercitar a empatia em períodos de pandemia: a experiência profunda de Gustavo Narciso na Formação em Impacto Social

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Reimagining a New Normal

by Zaakir Essa, Amani Fellow from South Africa.Unprecedented. I never thought I would ever hate a word as much as I have come to hate ‘unprecedented…

Lead Amani Institute into its Next Era: Apply to be CEO

We are thrilled to announce the search for a new Chief Executive Officer to lead Amani Institute. As Co-Founders, we will transition our roles to …

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38 Fellows from 20 Countries: the Largest Social Innovation Management Class ever!

July 2020 marked a new beginning in Amani Institute’s program offering across the world. Our global Post-raduate Certificate in Social Innovation Ma…

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