Digital Awareness for Self-Sustainability Machakos County

Date: September, 2022 South-South Dialogues held the second county two-day training workshop on “Digital Awareness for Self-Sustainability” at the Catholic Technical Training Institute (CTTI) in Machakos from September 16 to 17, 2022.

China supports digital training for school leavers

Kenyan development not-for-profit organisation South-South Dialogues held the first county two-day training workshop on “Digital Awareness for Self-Sustainability” at the Karundas Catholic Vocational Training Centre in Kiganjo, Nyeri from May 20 to 21, 2022.

UNCTAD documents China’s development script

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) recently published a report on China’s policy and experience in such areas as “macroeconomic and finance, industrial development, international trade and the digital economy” since its reform and opening-up. According to the report, China has achieved remarkable economic growth and attained its main development targets. UNCTAD says this structural transformation […]

KEPHIS Boosts Avocado Growers Eyeing the Chinese Market

March 27, 2022… Kenya Plant Health Inspectorate Services (KEPHIS) has stepped up field audits and facility inspections for more than ten avocado growers and exporters planning to explore the Chinese market. In a strategic trade facilitation effort, KEPHIS has completed the required phytosanitary assessments. The trade facilitation undertaking by KEPHIS is expected to unlock the […]

China’s ‘No. 1 central document’ a lighthouse for Africa’s rural development

The release of China’s “No. 1 central document” for 2022 on rural vitalization on February 22 has drawn a lot of interest from Africa’s policy makers, particularly those in the agricultural sector and rural development. The document is a blueprint of the country’s intentions in rural development focusing on agriculture and farmers. The annual ritual […]

BRI steadily releases Kenya’s socio-economic potential

Due to its geopolitical strategic position and stable political environment, Kenya is a darling of many foreign partners. The country has survived civil turmoil in a region that has occasionally been fraught with both internal and cross-border violence.

China’s footprint in the fight against climate change

The COVID-19 pandemic has diverted the world’s attention from the previous focus on environmental destruction. In addition, a lot of resources aimed at fighting climate change were reallocated in alleviating the social and economic damages of the pandemic.

Philippines Conducts First-Ever Book Donation To Kenya National Library Service

Philippines Ambassador Alex Chua (right) and KNLS Acting Deputy Director Dr. Charles Nzivo during the handover ceremony of the Philippine book donations.  Nairobi – The Philippine Embassy in Nairobi donated a total of 76 Philippine-published books and musical compilation albums to the Kenya National Library Service (KNLS) on 29 October 2021, marking its first-ever book […]

New IPCC report – What we must do to stop the imminent climate Armageddon

It is not the first time that environmentalists have warned about the impending catastrophe awaiting the human race as a result of climate change. But there is renewed urgency in the “devastating” newly released UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Sixth Assessment Report on Monday. The IPCC report warns that we are running out […]