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Horn of Africa Monthly Review Nov 1997

This update covers the period 1 - 30 November 1997 Kenya Floods cause havoc: Torrential rain associated with the short-rainy season (September-November) have affected Kenya's coastal region as well as the normally rainfall-marginal North Eastern Province, killing some and making 25,000 homeless.…

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News and Press Release
Source:
UNDP-EUE
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

FEWS bulletin - 28 Nov 1997

Kenya Heavy October and November rains in Kenya have caused flooding in the coastal areas and along several rivers, made large areas of coastal and northeastern Kenya inaccessible, and damaged unharvested long-rains crops in western production zones. In the short-rains production…

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Other
Source:
USAID
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

WFP Emergency Report No. 48 of 1997: Kenya

WFP EMERGENCY REPORT Issued weekly by the United Nations World Food Programme Report No. 48 of 1997 Date: 28 November 1997 This report includes: A) Democratic People's Republic of Korea B) Afghanistan C) Iraq D) East Africa I -…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
WFP
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya Briefing Notes 28 Nov 1997

KENYA UNHCR will begin airlifting diesel fuel to the three refugee camps affected by floods in the Dadaab region of in north-eastern Kenya on Saturday. The fuel will be used to pump fresh water in the camps that have…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UNHCR
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Floods hit second refugee camp housing mainly Somalis in northeastern province of Kenya

DAILY HIGHLIGHTS Floods have hit a second refugee camp for Somalis in northeastern Kenya, according to the United Nations refugee agency. The Spokeswoman for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) told reporters in Geneva that on Monday, flood waters entered…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UN DGC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya Floods Briefing Notes 25 Nov 1997

Flood waters continue to rise around the mainly Somali refugee camps at Dadaab, Kenya. On Monday, flood waters entered Dagahaley camp, flooding out 5,000 of the camp's 40,000 refugees. This brings to two the number of refugee camps hit…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
UNHCR
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 1 more

IRIN background brief on flooding in eastern Africa

UNITED NATIONS Department of Humanitarian Affairs Integrated Regional Information Network for Central and Eastern Africa Tel: +254 2 622147 Fax: +254 2 622129 e-mail: irin@dha.unon.org IRIN background brief on flooding in eastern Africa 25 November 1997 East Africa has been lashed for several weeks by torrential…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Response to crises is slow

The Government recently declared the flooding in the Coast Province a national disaster. The usually slow government machinery quickly went into first gear. Reconstruction of damaged infrastracture has already begun. Any right-thinking Kenyan instantly smells a rat. Why the quick action…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Daily Nation
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Floods Maroon 120,00 In Kenya Refugee Camps

NAIROBI, Kenya (PANA) - Relief agencies in north-eastern Kenya have appealed for emergency aid for some 120,000 refugees marooned in flooded camps in the area, the Kenya News Agency reported Sunday. A spokesman for the United Nation High Commissioner for Refugees,…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
PANAPress
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Refugee camps awash with muddy, contaminated water

DATE=11/23/97 TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT NUMBER=2-223119 TITLE=KENYA FLOOD REFUGEES (L ONLY) BYLINE=SONYA LAURENCE GREEN DATELINE=NAIROBI CONTENT= VOICED AT: INTRO: REFUGEE CAMPS IN NORTHERN KENYA ARE AWASH IN MUDDY, CONTAMINATED WATER AFTER HEAVY RAINS POUNDED THE AREA AND THE TANA RIVER LEFT ITS BANKS. SONYA LAURENCE GREEN REPORTS…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
VOA
Posted:
21 Mar 2011