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Window to the World: Kenya

Year 7 Integrated

Finding Resources in Oliver

 

Here are some books that you may find useful during your studies.  Search the Bennies catalogue Oliver for more, or browse the Non-fiction collection NFS..

 

DFAT

Kenya is the largest economy in East Africa. Positive economic growth is expected to continue through the medium term, with recent discoveries of oil, gas and minerals.

BBC Country Profile- Kenya

    

Situated on the equator on Africa's east coast, Kenya has been described as "the cradle of humanity".

Google Earth

Google Earths a geobrowser that accesses satellite and aerial imagery, ocean bathymetry, and other geographic data over the internet to represent the Earth as a three-dimensional globe.

YouTube

This is an examination of the socio-economic conditions in Kenya and the work of the Catholic Church, Caritas, and Catholic Relief Services addressing the poverty in Kenya. This was filmed in December-January 2013-2014 by Deacon Steve Herrera, a CRS Global Fellow. He is solely responsible for it's content.

About; farming, health matters, community based activities to mitigate climate charge, soil conservation.

Kenya World Map

Kenya Map

             

Images

Caritas Australia

Over 13 million people throughout Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia and Eritrea are being affected by the worst drought in the Horn of Africa for 60 years. 3.7 million Kenyans, or nearly 10 percent of the population, are in urgent need of food and medical aid.

CIA World Factbook

All you need to know about Kenya

Issues in Society eBook- Global Food Crisis

Kenya Aid

Red Cross