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Famine hits Kenya's Turkana District

by Charles Maingi - Communications Children and adults in Kalokol Division, in Kenya's Turkana District, are going without food for days and many of them are able to keep alive only by feeding on the nut of the…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Survey finds severe malnutrition in fishing community

A World Vision nutrition survey in northwest Kenya has found malnutrition rates of 30 percent in some areas. Natole, a fishing community in the southern zone of Turkana district, recorded the worst malnutrition rates in the survey, with 30 percent…

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

Kenya

FEWS Kenya Food Security Warning 19 Mar 2004

Food Insecurity deepens in the Northwestern Pastoral Turkana and Marsabit Districts Food insecurity has become increasingly precarious in Turkana and Marsabit districts in northwestern Kenya. An estimated 184,000 persons in both districts (32 percent of the total…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
19 Mar 2004

Kenya

Kenya: ICRC landmines workshop renews calls for ban implementation

The East Africa Landmines Workshop, organised by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Governments of Kenya and Canada, has just ended in Nairobi with an urgent call for renewed commitment to implementing the 1997 Ottawa…

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

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya: Shelter project lets Dadaab's refugees swap twigs for bricks

DADAAB, Kenya (UNHCR) - Imagine living in a small hut that collapses under heavy rain, and sharing a door-less toilet with some 200 people. For more than a decade, this has been a daily reality for more than 135,000 people…

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Other
Source:
UNHCR
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Empowering refugee women through training

By Linda Bartolomei In February, I returned to Kenya with other research team members from the University of New South Wales, Australia, with whom JRS is a research partner. It was on our first visit to Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya, in…

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

Kenya

FEWS Kenya Food Security Report - 5 Mar 2004

SUMMARY The Kenya Meteorological Department has released the 2004 long-rains season forecast, which predicts near normal rainfall for most of the country. The short rains maize harvest is underway in Eastern and Central Provinces; meanwhile, long rains planting…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
USAID
Posted:
05 Mar 2004