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Issues in Economic, Community and Agricultural Development in Kenya
Nyeri, Kenya
Program Terms: Spring- Embedded
Program Dates &
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Fact Sheet:
 Type of Program:
 Global Programs Scholarships:
Africa and Latin America Grant-in-Aid, Pennsylvania Commonwealth Scholarship
Program Description:
**Applications for this program are not handled by Education Abroad. In order to apply, you must enroll for the course. For information, please contact Janelle Larson.**

This course is part of an initiative to collaborate with the Children & Youth Empowerment Centre to establish an eco-village in Lamuria, Kenya, a semi-arid zone in the Rift Valley. Students will conduct background research on agricultural production in semi-arid regions of east Africa, culminating with an opportunity for application through on-site assessment work in Kenya.

This course if designated an Embedded Program. This means that the course is taught at Penn State, but includes a brief international excursion as a minor component of a class.

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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring- Embedded 2014 05/11/2014** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.