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Ruaraka: Members of Community Action Group write a memorandum to the Clerk of the Nairobi County Assembly to express their displeasure with the 2018/19 budget

Members of the Ruaraka Community Action Group during deliberations on the 2018/19 Nairobi budget estimates by the community group Ruaraka Sub-County is among the seventeen sub-Counties of Nairobi County. The Sub-County has five   wards namely Utalii, Mathare North, Baba Dogo Luckysummer and Korogocho. The Sub-County has a population of 192,620 as per the population statistics of 2009 as shown in this table per ward and it is cosmopolitan. Ruaraka sub-County is represented by Tom Kajwang in the National Assembly. The sub-County is home of over 100 companies two financial institutions, one private University ( KCA)  two colleges; Utalii College and Kenya Power.  The sub-County has one of the biggest informal settlements in Kenya-Korogocho.On 4/6/2018, Sauti Yetu, held a deliberative… read activity report

Luckysummer Ward: Community Action Group meets to reflect on key service needs in the ward

A section of the members of the Lucky summer community action group during the focus group discussion held in the ward on 29th May, 2018 Lucky summer ward is among the wards of Ruaraka Sub-County, Nairobi County. This ward is neighbour to Baba Dogo and Korogocho. The member of the county assembly (MCA) for this ward is honourable Fredrick Omondi a first time MCA. The ward has neither public primary school nor secondary school. This Nairobi County had proposed to construct a model Early Childhood Development Class in this ward between 2013-2017 periods something that is still a dream. On the 29th May 2018, Sauti Yetu organized a Focus Group Discussion (FGD) involving community groups trained on the Sauti Yetu toolkit and some community leaders… read activity report

Baba Dogo Ward: Members of the Community Action Group meet to deliberate on the key emerging issues in the ward

CAG members during the Baba Dogo Focus Group Discussion on the status of service delivery in the ward held on 28th May, 2018 at Shalom Church Hall On the 28th May, 2018 Sauti Yetu organized a Focus Group Discussion (FGD) involving groups trained on the Sauti Yetu toolkit and some community leaders who had initially volunteered to be community action group members with an aim of reconstituting a community action group (CAG) in Baba Dogo ward Ruaraka Sub County Nairobi. The FGD was held at Shalom Church Hall. Objectives of the Focused Group Discussion: To reconstitute and re-induct community action group members in Baba Dogo ward who will follow-up on key issues of concern in the ward and, To prioritize Key developmental issues that emerged from the… read activity report