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June 3, 2020

East Africa’s remarkable biodiversity and natural resources fuel national economies and improve the lives of local communities. Yet, many people are unaware of its positive impact or of the steps they could take to conserve and protect their natural capital.

June 3, 2020

As the responsibility for leadership passes to the next generation, Africa’s future and its global competitiveness will be driven by academically gifted and entrepreneurial young people empowered to lead.  USAID is providing state of the art education to millions of Kenyan children, expanding educational and employment opportunities for young adults, and preparing a new generation of young African leaders with the skills and mindset to transform the region and the continent.

May 14, 2020

Christine (not her real name) and her two children travel from Uganda to Kenya every two weeks to trade in fish and farm products. During this trip, she visits Port Victoria sub-County Hospital to refill her family’s antiretroviral (ARV) drugs.  But the arrival of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) upended her trips.

February 4, 2020

The YALI Regional Leadership Center East Africa empowers inspiring young leaders from 14 east and central African countries with the skills, knowledge, and networks to drive Africa’s growth and unlock the continent’s potential.  The Center houses East Africa’s premier leadership development program, bringing together innovative problem-solvers to foster a regional perspective and address today’s challenges within and beyond their countries.

(From left to right) Hon. Christophe Bazivamo, EAC Deputy Secretary General in charge of Productive and Social Sectors, Ms Aurelia Micko Director, Kenya & East Africa Environment Office at USAID and Mr Luther Anukur, IUCN Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa officially launch the new USAID supported initiative to protect East Africa’s natural resources.
October 29, 2019

The U.S. Government through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) is launching a new joint initiative with the East African Community (EAC) to protect the region’s natural resources.

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