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Solar Lanterns For Learning: Development

Nearly one in five people around the world do not have access to modern energy services. This LibGuide introduces you to Evans Wadongo and what you can do to help him light up Kenya.

Books @ MDC Hialeah: Energy

Web Resources

UNDP Kenya

The official United Nations Development Programme site for Kenya provides news, speeches, statements and publications along with information about its activities. 

African Development Bank

The mission of the African Development Bank is to contribute to the sustainable economic development and social progress of African countries 

Foundation for Sustainable Development

Founded in 1995, Foundation for Sustainable Development (FSD) enhances the capacity of community organizations around the world to address local health, social, environmental, and economic issues. 

Kenya Community Development Foundation

Kenya Community Development Foundation (KCDF) is a public philanthropic foundation that supports sustainable community driven development. Formed in 1997, KCDF is the first and oldest indigenous foundation of its kind in East Africa.


Kenya Poverty Map from the World Bank

Kneya Poverty Map

Recommended Databases

Try these databases: 

Business and Economics eJournal Collection

Business and Economics eJournal Collection 

General OneFile

General OneFile

Recommended Search Terms



Rural Africa


Kenyan Economy