That way the vicious circle of exploitation can be broken.
To prevent child prostitution, communities are sensitised about the risks and dangers of sexual exploitation.
The high unemployment rate - in many families there is only one meal a day - and the growing market for cheap sex with minors, is putting pressure on children, especially girls.
In a recent survey by Terre des Hommes Netherlands, eighty percent of the youth interviewed admitted that they were engaging in commercial sex - with or without their parents pushing them.
The seaside village Diani is the main beach destination in the country.
Households of these vulnerable children, receive support to improve their income.Prostitution is illegal in Kenya, which often leads to harsh encounters with the police.Child sex workers are treated as criminals and placed in overcrowded cells together with adults.At the same time, the few large companies based in Kwale prefer to hire employees from outside the county, because of the low level of education of the locals.The titanium mines and sugarcane plantation use migrant workers who come from other parts of Kenya and are better qualified.