Kisumu is the third largest city in Kenya in terms of population. It is a port city near the Ugandan border and near Lake Victoria, and a principal commercial hub in the western part of Kenya. Due to its strategic location, Kisumu has recently received investments in infrastructure and urban development, making the local businesses flourish. The main growth sectors of Kisumu are currently manufacturing, real estate and agriculture. There are various job and entrepreneurship opportunities available in the local factories and construction projects, in hotels and shopping malls, and also in the local cotton industry.