My colleague is based in Kenya and has badly torn up his shoulder. We are looking for solution for him to work on the computer. He has an iPhone and uses a PC. The Dragon app is only for US and Canada. Can you recommend a solution he can try before he buys that will be available to him in his location? This is rather urgent. Thank you.
I was horrified to read an article today on Buzzfeed about a 'heroic' Australian victim who raised several thousand dollars for a home for child victims of sexual abuse in Kenya. So far, so good. Except that the article included photographs of many of the young girls themselves. Those pictures are now on the internet forever. [more inside]
I'm trying to remember a poem I read in my British Authors class, which, I believe, was written in the first person (maybe even epistolary). It was about a White British hunter somewhere in Colonial East Africa (I believe it was in Kenya?), and I think he was hunting lions, but also metaphorically it was about love... [more inside]
So I'm going to Kenya in 5 weeks time for some work, and I'm meant to be briefing some colleagues (emphasis on brief) about some aspects of our work tomorrow. Something has leapt out at me, and I don't have the time to research it myself before presenting. [more inside]
I'm looking for examples of detective stories, or stories set among the Colonial police force, in Africa during roughly the period 1918-1955. Short stories, novels, even films. [more inside]
I have a great opportunity to go to Kenya in June, the question is, does my partner and daughter (20 months by then) come with, or do I meet them somewhere on the way back to Australia? [more inside]
I'm staying with a family in Kenya who have requested we make them an Australian meal one night. Problem is, what's an Australian meal? There's more restrictions inside that further complicate our choice of food. [more inside]
I'm going to be in Tanzania with a friend in a couple of months after some medical volunteering in Kenya, and I'd like to see gorillas while they're still around. Does anyone have a recommended group to do this through, or one with a good reputation?
Asking for a friend: Trying to solve a Gmail lockout issue involving moving to another country, deactivating a previous iPhone, and 2-step verification. (Details within.) [more inside]
Going to Kenya for ten or more months. How should one approach antimalarials for this length of time? [more inside]
I've got a few months. How can I learn the most possible Swahili in this time? [more inside]
I have upcoming business travel scheduled in Nairobi and recent reports have me more than a little alarmed. [more inside]
Place to get tailor-made clothes in Nairobi, Kampala, or Kigali? [more inside]
Reasonably-costed way to get from Nairobi to Addis Ababa by land or air? [more inside]
What should I do/buy in Kenya? [more inside]
Any recommendations for songs for a Ukulele songbook to be used in schools in Kenya? A friend of mine got asked to to help make suggestions for the songbook.
Help me find useful statistics and information on the Kibera slum in Nairobi. [more inside]
[Travel Filter] Safe to explore Nairobi alone as an american, caucasian female? [more inside]
Expat in Kenya looking for ADHD medication. [more inside]
Did we see the International Space Station on Friday night from the beach in Malindi, Kenya? [more inside]
KenyaFilter: The girlfriend will be in Kenya over her birthday next month and I would like to surprise her (more inside). [more inside]
Are there any export restrictions (or whatnot) regarding me (a US non-business entity) sending a bunch of packages of consumer vegetable-garden seeds to a foreign country (Kenya) as a gift? I'm sure there are some restrictions on receiving foreign seeds, but.. outgoing? [more inside]
I'm a US citizen living in Kenya, bummed I missed the election party at the US ambassador's house (even though I live eight hours from Nairobi.) "Hundreds of people" makes it sound as if it was open to all US citizens. How can I find out about similar events in the future?
Help me find a job as a "conflict journalist" in Africa, the Middle East, or a war zone. [more inside]
On a recent trip to Kenya, we visited a school who is in need of simple French language instruction booklets for elementary-age children. [more inside]
Should I go to Kenya next month? [more inside]
Africa filter: What to do in / near Nairobi for a couple of days? [more inside]
Dear MeFites, please can you help me to challenge recent ADSL broadband price increases in Kenya. [more inside]