Kenya NGO crackdown reaches MSF, Concern

After months of veiled threats, the Kenyan government deregistered more than 500 NGOs in the country, mainly over missing audit reports. Another group of organizations — including several high-profile foreign outfits — must submit paperwork soon if they want to stay in Kenya, Devex learns.

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  • Jenny Lei Ravelo

    Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.