You call me chokora, yet I have a name, Brandson Mburu*. But how can I blame you for not knowing it, you do not see me as equal to you, so how can you fathom the idea that I can actually own a name? I am a street child after … Read moreMY LIFE AS A STREET CHILD
Action for Children in Conflict Children legal Aid work programme has partnered with Advocates for the National Legal Aid Programme (NALEAP) Sichangi and Co. Advocates and the Women Challenged to Challenge to create legal awareness on violence against children, child trafficking, sexual abuse, disability, children in conflict situations and the … Read moreLEGAL AID FOR VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES
The directive by the national government in collaboration with Kidero’s government to chase street kids away from the streets has attracted massive criticisms from varying factions throughout the country. It is a move primarily geared to enhance the security around Nairobi prior to Obama’s visit to the country. This is … Read moreWHY IS KIDERO EVICTING THE STREET CHILDREN FROM THE STREETS OF NAIROBI?
Street children are basically unearthed gems. They wield immense levels of untapped potential. Just like God rejoices when a single soul repents or when one of his stray sheep’s is found, so should our elation be when a street child is rehabilitated, educated and their precocious talents nurtured delicately until … Read moreSTREET CHILDREN ARE THE HUMAN VERSION OF AN UNEARTHED GEM.