US grants Kenya Ksh 5.3 billion to Support Health and Economic Recovery

The US government has granted Kenya Ksh.5.3 billion ($50 million) to support Kenya’s Covid-19 response and recovery efforts. The grant made through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) is expected to meet the immediate and long-term challenges posed by COVID-19.

Part of funds amounting to Ksh.610 million are expected to boost distance learning among school going learners while supporting employment creation in emerging areas and the support for citizen-responsive governance. Read more here