ILO's financial education training brings sustainability for refugee and host led businesses in Kenya

Hilda Thuo, Livelihoods Officer, Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and Certified Financial Education Trainer, shares how the ILO module on Financial Education has been useful for developing resilience of refugee and host community led small businesses in Kakuma, Kenya.

Date issued: 30 September 2022 |

The LWF, has incorporated Financial Education within all their livelihood support interventions in Kakuma, Kenya and so far has trained 180 people from refugee and host communities using ILO's financial education module.

Fida appreciates the participatory approach of the module and explains how it has been effective in engaging participants. She is now a strong advocate for promoting financial education and wants to reach out to most business persons in the community.