KENYA is a country in East Africa whose capital is Nairobi.
It is known for its wide variety of animals, landscapes and people from various tribes throughout the country.
Meaning: "Kenya" is due to Mount Kenya. In some local languages, it means "luminous mountain".
Area: 580,367 km2
Population: 53 million inhabitants
Official languages: English and Swahili
Life expectancy: 67 years
KIBERA is the largest slum* within Kenya and the second largest within Africa.
It is an informal population located in the suburbs of Nairobi.
Meaning: forest or jungle
Population density: +2,000 people per hectare
*Slums: marginal neighborhoods with little access to basic services.