Education, Skills and Learning

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A Masaai herdsman looks after his cattle near the power-generating wind turbines at the Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) station in Ngong hills, 22 km (13.7 miles) southwest of Kenya's capital Nairobi, July 17, 2009. Kenya plans to add 2,000 megawatts of more environmentally-friendly energy by 2013 by investing $7-$8 billion, a KenGen official said on Friday. KenGen is setting up some wind turbines and a private company is planning a 300 MW wind farm in Kenya's northeastern region by 2012. To match INTERVIEW KENYA-ENERGY/ REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya (KENYA ENVIRONMENT ENERGY BUSINESS) - GM1E57I00P501

A herdsman looks after his cattle near the Kenya Electricity Generating Company's wind turbines. Image: REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya

Daniel Mundeva
associate program manager for education and learning, Mastercard Foundation.
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