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Kenya

CWS Hotline - Week of 30/10/2000

Kenya Older people in Kenya shake their heads with disbelief as they watch the ravage of the drought spreading in the country. "I pray that we will not see a repeat of the cassava drought," they say. The "cassava drought"…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Drought in southern district hits pastoralists hard

NAIROBI, 30 October (IRIN) - A hidden drought in Kajiado District in southern Kenya threatens to render the resident Maasai pastoralists destitute with no chance of recovery before early 2002. According to the Dutch NGO, Semi-Arid Rural Development Programme (SARDP),…

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

Kenya + 9 more

WFP Emergency Report No. 43 of 2000

This report includes: (A) Resources (B) Executive Board Session (C) Horn of Africa: (1) Kenya, (2) Ethiopia (D) Great Lakes Region: (1) Democratic Republic of Congo, (2) Tanzania, (3) Burundi (E) Sierra Leone (F) Angola (G) Palestinian Territory (H) Afghanistan…

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

Kenya

Kenya Faces Worst Food Crisis In Decades

Nairobi As if the severe drought that has devastated the country in the past two years is not bad enough, Kenya appears to be bracing for its worst food crisis next year. The early warning unit in the agriculture…

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

Kenya

World Bank Board Approves $72 million for Kenya

News Release No: 2001/105/AFR NAIROBI, October 26, 2000 - The World Bank has approved a US$72 million credit to assist Kenya in alleviating severe power shortages that have devastated its economy. The Kenya Emergency Power Supply Project will support contracts…

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

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya Seals Border Routes With Uganda to Contain Ebola

By Tervil Okoko Nairobi Kenyan police have sealed all illegal cross-border routes into Uganda, leaving only the main Busia and other major posts, as part of precautionary measures against the spread of the deadly Ebola disease. More than 160 cases and…

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

Kenya

Kenya Famine Relief Programme 25 Oct 2000

The Salvation Army International Emergency Services project in Kenya is now halfway through its planned three month campaign to help alleviate the situation of those suffering from famine and severe drought conditions. To date 25,000 families, representing 150,000 people, in…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
Salvation Army
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Health Ministry Issues Ebola Alert

Nairobi, Kenya - The Kenyan Ministry of Health has issued an alert on the deadly Ebola epidemic to residents of Lokichoggio, a town near the country's border with Uganda, local press reports said Wednesday. The outbreak has killed more than…

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

Kenya + 2 more

East Africa: Food insecurity still critical

NAIROBI, 24 October (IRIN) - As the UN marked World Food Day last week, international organisations noted that five million people remain highly food insecure in the East African countries of Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. All three countries figure in…

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

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya-Sudan: UNICEF chief says conflict biggest obstacle to aid

NAIROBI, 24 October (IRIN) - Conflict, more than any other issue, poses the biggest problem to relief projects such as the anti-polio campaign launched in Kenya and Sudan at the weekend, the executive director of the UN Children's Fund…

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