Kenya

Adoption of Rainwater Harvesting Tanks in Kenya

Researchers examined the effect of collateralized loans on the adoption of rainwater harvesting tanks and subsequent impacts on dairy production, time use, or girls’ enrollment in school.

Mapping the Savannah in Kenya

A team is developing a mobile app that will allow rangers to collect field data from incidents of poaching, trespassing, and coal logging as well as to log flora and fauna.

Prosthetic Fitting in Nairobi

Researchers have been working with local Kenyan prosthetists to eliminate ill-fitting sockets in order to improve the comfort level and quality of prostheses for amputees.

Solar Energy Pricing Schemes in Kenya

This evaluation tests how price and payment method affect the adoption of off-grid solar power among small retailers near Nairobi and if access to electricity can improve their businesses’ performance.