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Coverage of events in Georgia

For those following the events in Georgia (I’m paying close attention since my Tbilisi in June), the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting has some of the best coverage I’ve seen.

KNHCR report on post-election violence

The full report is available here. Unfortunately, no politicians are actually named for reasons given here.

EDIT: Link to the report fixed – sorry about that. Also apparently the politicians were named in last Saturday’s Nairobi Star…anyone have the names (God I miss blogging from Nairobi)?

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Quick Hits Aug 13

– Kenyan Stories – clips from a film soon to be released by Carol Pineau (of Africa Open for Business fame) about entrepreneurs in Kenya competing in a national business plan competition. Hat tip Afrom!

– How the Hillary campaign strategy fell apart. Very interesting read.

– Food blog search. If you love cooking like […]

Blogging Kwani Lit Fest

Were you unable to make it to Kwani Litfest? Get a feel of what a great event it was via Arno Kopecky’s witty commentary.

Resource for entrepreneurs

Click here for details.

Google News Kenya now up.

Click here for the link.

Update on Civil Society Campaign against Police Violence


A brief update on our progress so far in the civil society campaign against escalating state and police violence in Kenya. For background, please see the statement titled: “Kenya: Investigate Police Brutality”, at the bottom of this email.


(1) Three hours after we rolled out the Direct Action campaign yesterday, Prime […]

Christian Science Monitor feature on Kenya

Interesting series that will be looking at the role of African elders in resolving the Kenyan post-election crisis. Part I is here.