Item author
Marie-Helen Scheid
Item Created
27 Sep 2009
Photo taken on
22 May 2009 9:10 am


Context of the observation

The word "Sukuma Wiki" is a mix of English and regional Swahili (Sukuma: "push", "Wiki": week). So it literally means: "pushes you through the week". It  is a nutritious vegetable rich in vitamins. This type of food (kale) has come to Kenya in the 1960s. It is product of daily usage and is part in every kenyan kitchen and restaurant.



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How would economy be influenced by enabling also women to trade with more valuable products and what would be the consequences for male traders?

Marie-Helen Scheid
27 Sep 2009