The core belief of REFUNITE is that "everyone has the right to know where their family is". REFUNITE is a nonprofit tech organization whose mission is to reconnect refugee families across the globe with missing loved ones. The organization empowers refugees and displaced people to take the search for missing loved ones into their own hands, whether through a mobile phone, a computer or one of our free help lines [according to the site editor's information, editorial staff, ilissAfrica]....
Mars Group Kenya is a leadership, governance, accountability and media watchdog organization. It is an Internet based organization that monitors and tracks all public institutions and offices. "Our goal is to create awareness and to generate an effective demand, by Kenyans, for accountability from Kenya’s leadership and to encourage Kenyans to hold to account those who have committed improprieties." ... [according to site editor's information]
This site makes public government data accessible to the people of Kenya. High quality national census data, government expenditure, parliamentary proceedings and public service locations are just a taste of what's to come. There's something for everyone: maps to start exploring, interactive charts and tables for a deeper understanding, and raw data for technical users to build their own apps and analyses. Our information is a national asset, and it's time it was shared: this data is key to improving transparency; unlocking social and economic value; and building Government 2.0 in Kenya. The goal of opendata.go.ke is to make core government development, demographic, statistical and expenditure data available in a useful digital format for researchers, policymakers, ICT developers and the general public. ... [according to site editor's information]
WillPower is a consulting company that combines ICT and other consulting assignments from a strategic and wealth creation focus. It helps partners to evolve, from their internal strength, a strategy to see opportunities even in very lean times.
The vision is to increase wealth formation, organizational efficiency, and process efficiency of the clients through collaborative learning and technology integration to client organizational processes. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Website of the exhibition of the German Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum in Cologne on urbanity in Africa (2010 / 2011) showcasing five African cities - Cairo (Egypt), Lagos (Nigeria), Nairobi (Kenya), Kinshasa (Democratic Republic of of the Congo) and Johannesburg (South Africa). You will find information on each city as well as on art projects from / about each city. Furthermore, you will find some excerpts of the exhibition catalogue. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
The African Institute for Capacity Development is an international organization with headquarters in Nairobi. The main goal of the Institute is poverty reduction in the African region through human capacity development. AICAD is an autonomous institute. The Institute is a joint venture between the three East African countries of Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania with support from the Government of Japan. ... [according to site editor's information]
MAEF works to identify, support and scale-up rural enterprises that contribute to a functioning market that smallholders can engage with, thereby lifting themselves out of poverty. MAEF builds upon the successes of and lessons learned from its predecessor, the Maendeleo Agricultural Technology Fund (MATF), which provided small-scale farmers in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda with better access to improved agricultural technologies. ... [according to site editor's information]
4Cs Trust is a national organization in popular constitutional reform, democratic constitutional governance and the rule of law. 4Cs involves the community in all its programmes to create clear systems of governance and information accessibility through open source system. [according to site editor's information]
CARE International in Kenya (CIK) is a development and humanitarian organization with a goal to reduce poverty at the household level and provide relief in emergencies. It currently carries out major initiatives in Refugee and Emergency Operations. It is the lead agency under UNHCR and WFP (for water/hygiene, food distribution, formal education and community development) in 3 camps along the Somali border comprised of a population of 250,000 refugees. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Village Enterprise Fund is a US-based NGO that works primarily with subsistence farmers in remote, rural areas of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It provides business training, funding, and mentoring to help them create and sustain income-generating small businesses. Business training empowers a group of five people to operate a business. Topics include: sales, marketing, recordkeeping, group dynamics and decision making, saving, and re-investing profits for growth. ... [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]