About Kibera

KIBERA KENYA

  • Estimated population: 500,000 - one million living people living in one square mile
  • Scarce access to purified drinking water, healthy food, and humane housing
  • Computer exposure and knowledge is estimated at 2%
  • Communities like Kibera Kenya, are adversely affected externalities of the global market system
    • extreme poverty, psychological stress, and decreased life span

EDUCATION IN KIBERA

  • 60% of children do not receive education
  • 20% of children in Kibera are at risk or can be categorized as orphans
    • Global One Kibera Schools have a service focus goal for 50% of enrollment to orphans
  • Most families are with out adequate food (as well as nutrient dense food), proper shoes, healthcare access, and the income to afford education costs for their children
  • Few children finish the elementary school level successfully