Rescuing children

Due to political pressure, Nairobi police are rounding up the city's street kids by the hundreds and putting them in holding centres or cells. The kids usually find their way back to the streets within days or weeks if no one comes to place them in suitable care homes.  Government's attempts to create shelters for them are

Art as a catalyst

What business does a group of artists have, visiting a huge rubbish dump in Nairobi, sitting in tiny shacks with the trash pickers or bringing art materials to their kids? The recent Art Residency in Kenya - the first time SIM International Arts has done something like this - was first and foremost to bring