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Working for God and Sustainability: The Activities of Faith-based Organizations in Kenya

by A. John Sinclair; Harry Spaling; Joanne M. Moyer

Dec 6, 2011
Faith-based organizations (FBOs) have long played a role in international development, and are increasingly involved in environmental sustainability initial- ties. Despite these contributions they have, until recently, been largely ignored in scholarship and by secular agencies. This article adds to the growing recognition of FBOs, exploring the identity and function of FBOs doing environmental and devil- opment work in Kenya through document review, qualitative questionnaires and participant observation.