The ordeal of widowhood in Kenya
- Loss of property
- Forced inheritance
- Economic deprivation
- Total loss of voice
- Building Faith
The meeting with this group was both emotional and heartlifting. These are widows who are not born again, but who came together as a result of their common problem-widowhood. When the group was formed in August year, a need was established to have a project to see...
The bondo widows have started a tree nursery, where they expect to raise 50,000 seedlings, with an intention of selling at ksh. 10 to members of their community. Wajane foundation will seek to assist them in ensuring the success of their ventures by introducing...
Coupled with tough economic times (dwindling incomes, unemployment etc) it is important that these widows are given a means of generating their own income as a way to empower them. These widows do not have a reliable source of income. Some widows are found caring for...