In July 2018, CPI Kenya conducted a Monitoring & Evaluation (M&E) trip to Samburu County to meet with the beneficiaries of the Heifers for Peace program. CPI Kenya's 2018 Peace Fellow, Colleen Denny, wrote about it in her blog below. Written by: Colleen Denny 2018 Advocacy Project Peace Fellow to CPI Kenya Samburu County in Northern… Continue reading You Can Teach an Old Dog New Tricks
Mama Caleb and Mama Faith unfurled a blanket in the shade of a tree and got to work on the quilt. The two women sat in silence for three hours while they meticulously beaded cloth swaths with impressive dexterity. “What is motivating me to make the quilt is this program and what it has done for my family,” Mama Faith said emotionally.
Lotit had traveled from his Samburu village to visit his daughter, Chebet, who was two days into CPI Kenya’s Peace Camp. When Chebet found her father leaning against his bike outside, she ran to him and started leading him by the hand towards the classroom. “I want you to meet my Pokot friend!” she exclaimed with elation.