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Kenya: Rice Farmers Challenge Government Over Food Security

Tervil Okoko, PANA Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya (PANA) - As Kenya reels under a heavy footing of severe drought and famine due to severe drought, farmers in the flat bed heartland of Mwea, Kirinyaga District, have claimed they have a lot…

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

Kenya

Water Shortage to Worsen in Kenya's Capital

NAIROBI (June 22) XINHUA - The water shortage is expected to worsen in the Kenyan capital Nairobi as water levels at the dams continue to drop due to poor rainfall. The East African Standard newspaper Thursday quoted acting Town Clerk…

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

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ACT Appeal Kenya: Kakuma Refugee Camp - AFKE-03

Appeal Target: US$ 1,248,200 (Total Project Value 3,907,722) Geneva, 22 June 2000 Dear Colleagues, As the number of refugees mainly from the Southern Sudan continue to flow into Kenya, LWF continues to be the lead agency in the Kakuma…

Format:
Appeal
Source:
ACT
Posted:
13 Feb 2020
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In the Name of Security: Erosion of Refugee Rights in East Africa

Binaifir Nowrojee 1 Binaifir Nowrojee, Counsel for Human Rights Watch/Africa, examines why Tanzania and Kenya have recently become less hospitable to refugees. The army came and told us to pack what we could carry. Some people were driven by the army…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
USCRI
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

UNICEF Emergency Programmes: Kenya Donor Update 21Jun 2000

1. EMERGENCY OVERVIEW AND RECENT DEVELOPMENTSKenya amidst a major humanitarian crisis. Kenya has experienced successive droughts in 1991/92, 1996/97 and 1998/99, and devastating floods in 1997/98. Prolonged drought has substantially increased vulnerability to food insecurity amongst pastoralists…

Format:
Appeal
Source:
UNICEF
Posted:
21 Jun 2000

Kenya

Drought Slows Kenya's Economic Growth

NAIROBI (June 20) XINHUA - Kenya's economic growth slowed further in March as a prolonged drought and erratic power supply began to take its toll, the Central Bank of Kenya has said. The monthly Economic reviews issued here Monday by…

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

Kenya

Kenya To Set Up Aridity Fund

NAIROBI, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya government intends to establish soon a Desertification Community Trust Fund to help combat aridity in the country. The country's environment minister, Francis Nyenze, was Tuesday quoted by Kenya News Agency as saying that the trust fund…

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

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East Africa: IRIN News Briefs, 19 June

EAST AFRICA: 16 million people facing "critical" food shortage Nearly 16 million people are facing critical food shortages due to drought-induced crop and livestock losses, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said in its June food outlook. Pastoralists in the sub-region…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Australian High Commissioner's Turkana Tour

Turkana drought relief program in northern Kenya. Residents of Nanaam village receive relief food. The food is distributed to individuals by fellow local community members. The Australian High Commissioner to Kenya, Philip Green, has expressed his satisfaction in the distribution of…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
World Vision
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Message From Klaus Toepfer, Executive Director, United Nations Environment Programme For World Day To Combat Desertification And Drought 17 June 2000 NAIROBI, 17 June 2000 - Every year on 17 June, we celebrate the World Day to Combat Desertification. It is…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
UNEP
Posted:
21 Mar 2011