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Kenya

Kenya programme update

CCF has been working in Kenya since 1960. Approximately 39,000 children in 47 projects are receiving assistance from CCF. CCF-affiliated projects are located in both rural and urban areas. Some of the hardships experienced by Kenyans are drought, inaccessibility to…

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

Kenya + 1 more

LWF Kenya/Sudan Programme Situation Report Mar 2001

General Situation Kenyan scientists have unearthed fossils of a new genus of human ancestors in Turkana, northern Kenya. The fossils known as Kenyanthropus Platyops are believed to be around 3.5 million years old. In mid March some 58 persons were…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
Lutheran World Federation
Posted:
31 Mar 2001

Kenya

Kenya relief programme moves into third phase

As desperate families in Kenya continue their fervent prayers for rain, The Salvation Army's Famine Relief Programme is moving into its third phase. Since the beginning of the food distribution programme in September 2000 approximately 700 metric tonnes of…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Salvation Army
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 1 more

Self-Exiled Tanzanians Wallow in Limbo

Nicodemus Odhiambo Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania - As the sun crawls up the horizon on the island of Zanzibar each new day, Zanzibaris wake up only to find years of political acrimony still threatening to tear the island's social fabric…

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

Kenya + 1 more

Kenyan Police Hunt for 500 Fleeing Zanzibari Refugees

Nairobi, Kenya - Kenya police have been deployed to the Shimoni area in Kwale district on the Indian Ocean coast to track down over 500 Zanzibari refugees who have left the camp without informing the authorities. Police boss Dominic Mutevu…

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

Kenya

FAO/GIEWS - Foodcrops & Shortages 2/01 - Kenya

The 2001 main "long rains" cropping season has begun and the outlook is favourable due to forecasts of normal rainfall in major producing areas. However, the outlook in pastoral areas remains bleak with expectations of below normal rainfall. Harvesting of…

Format:
Assessment
Source:
FAO
Posted:
27 Mar 2001

Kenya

Forest of controversy grows in Kenya

A plan to allow settlement in protected woodlands draws allegations of political corruption. By Danna Harman Special to The Christian Science Monitor In its annual edition chronicling corruption, the popular Kenyan daily "The Standard" accuses the government this year of the usual…

Format:
Analysis
Source:
CSMonitor
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya: IRIN Focus on Zanzibari refugees

SHIMONI, Kenya, 23 March (IRIN) - The case of the 2,303 supporters of the Civic United Front (CUF) opposition party - most of them from the island of Pemba - who are currently being accommodated in the small town…

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

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya: Life of uncertainty for Pemba asylum seekers

SHIMONI, Kenya, 23 March (IRIN) - Singing and cheering, they usher in a new day the way they know best - swimming. The young and middle-aged male swimmers are some of the 2,303 asylum seekers from the isle of…

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

Kenya

Kenya famine relief programme draws to a close in Nakuru District

Because of the efforts of The Salvation Army, nobody has died in Nakuru District,' was the reaction of a Senior District Officer to the Army's feeding programme in the Nakuru District of Kenya. For the past six months an intensive programme…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Salvation Army
Posted:
21 Mar 2011