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Kenya

Drought Worsening in Northwestern Kenya

NAIROBI (Jan. 21) XINHUA - The drought in Turkana District in northwestern Kenya is worsening with more areas reportedly in need of emergency relief supplies, the Daily Nation newspaper reported Friday. An early warning bulletin by the World Bank-funded Arid Lands…

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

Kenya + 1 more

East Africa: IRIN News Briefs, 21 January

UGANDA: "Death of justice" in northern Uganda War in the northern districts of Kitgum and Gulu has seen "the abuse of rights on a monumental scale", according to a report released by the London-based "African Rights" organisation. Rebels of the Sudan-based…

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

Kenya

Kenya - Drought OCHA Situation Report No. 1

Ref. OCHA/GVA - 2000/0008 Kenya - Drought OCHA Situation Report No. 1 19 January 2000 The Government has appealed for international assistance to meet emergency relief and rehabilitation needs of drought affected communities. This report summarises the appeal document prepared by the Government of…

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

Kenya

Famine Still Threatens Kenya: Experts

NAIROBI (Jan. 16) XINHUA - Despite the November-December rains in parts of Kenya, the famine situation remains grave in the country, experts have warned in a report. The report, Kenya Vulnerability Update, released recently by the U.S. Agency for International…

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

Kenya

UN Agency Assessing Drought in Northern Kenya

NAIROBI (Jan. 14) XINHUA - The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) is assessing the drought situation in northern Kenya with a view to providing food aid and starting long-term development projects in the region. UNDP's representative to Kenya Frederick Lyons said…

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

Kenya + 3 more

East Africa: IRIN News Briefs, 14 January

ZANZIBAR: Union "more important than ever" - President Zanzibari President Dr Salmin Amour on Wednesday said the union with Tanzania was "more important now than it was 36 years ago", Tanzanian radio reported. The president who was addressing the nation to…

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

Kenya

Over 60,000 People Starving in Kenya

NAIROBI (Jan. 3) XINHUA - Over 60,000 people living in the Kerio Valley of Marakwet District in northwestern Kenya are facing starvation following a biting famine in the area, East African Standard newspaper reported Monday. Francis Mutwol, district chairman of the…

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

Kenya

Kenya Red Cross: "The lack of accessibility is a major concern," says Abbas Gullet

As violence continues in Kenya around the outcome of the presidential election, Kenya Red Cross is responding by helping affected people throughout the country. Abbas Gullet, Secretary-General of the Kenya Red Cross Society, speaks briefly about the crisis from…

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