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Daughters of Charity in Kenya
Short Profile of Kenya

The Republic of Kenya is a country in Eastern Africa. It is bordered by Ethiopia to the north, Somalia to the northeast, Tanzania to the south, Uganda to the west, and Sudan to the northwest, with the Indian Ocean running along the southeast border.

Kenya is a most beautiful country covering an area slightly larger than France. Despite its beautiful landscape, tourist attractions and pleasant climate Kenya struggles with poverty. The differences between the life-styles of the very rich and the very poor are extreme, a huge majority of people live at subsistence level. The inadequate infrastructure and problems with Governance issues make development slow. However some excellent progress is being made in the highway systems and in primary education which is now largely free but huge challenges remain.  One of these is the in