Role of Co-curricular Activities in Students’ Social Development

African Research Journal of Education and Social Sciences, Vol. 3, 2016 [Author: Anthony M. Wanjohi, Projects and Research Unit, Kenya Projects Organization, P.O. Box 8076 – 00200, Nairobi – Kenya | Email: wanjohi@kenpro.org] Abstract The general role of school co-curricular activities can never be underestimated in any progressive education system. However, the stress on academic performance […]

Top Ten Donors Funding NGOs in Kenya

According to Global Humanitarian Assistance, Kenya is among world’s leading largest recipient of aid. For instance, in 2011, Kenya received 537 million dollars, with NGOs receiving over  $95 million dollars. The top ten donors funding NGOs in Kenya include AGRA, Ford Foundation, SIDA, Agence Francais Development, USAID, European Union, ACORD, ACIAR, NORAD and UK Aid. […]

Referencing Styles: An Overview of APA

By Anthony M. Wanjohi: Today, there are various citation styles that are in use. Different academic disciplines have differing priorities of what is important for the subsequent reader of an academic paper; different colleges, universities and publishers have differing rules about the citation of sources and referencing styles. For the purpose of this guide, APA […]

United Nation’s International Youth Day

The United Nations’ (UN) International Youth Day is celebrated on August 12 each year to recognize efforts of the world’s youth in enhancing global society. The day aims to promote ways to engage youth in becoming more actively involved in making positive contributions to their communities. The day was instituted by the United Nations in […]

AuthorAID Travel Grants and Workshop Grants

AuthorAID provides two kinds of grants namely AuthorAid travel grants and workshop grants. AuthorAID  awards the grants to people working in eligible developing countries, following a competitive selection process. 6 travel grants ($1500 each): For researchers who have an accepted abstract or proposal to present at a conference. Deadline to apply: 17 July 2016, 10 […]

Finnish Embassy Fund for Local Cooperation in Kenya

The Finnish Fund for Local Cooperation (FLC) is a fund managed by the Embassy of Finland in Nairobi. The FLC is a flexible and demand-based instrument of the Embassy that compliments the development cooperation work carried out through the support of Finland in accordance with Finland’s development policy. The development policy has given emphasis to […]

Polish Embassy Funding in Kenya

The Small Grants Fund – general information The small grants scheme includes Polish diplomatic missions that conduct development projects by themselves or in cooperation with local partners. Aimed at achieving the Millennium Development Goals, these projects enhance the lives of socially disadvantaged groups and provide them with better prospects for the future. The assistance is […]