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Kenya: UN agencies to spend $150 million on projects

NAIROBI, 28 May 2004 (IRIN) - Four United Nations agencies and the Kenyan government on Friday launched new funding programmes for Kenya under which the agencies will spend US $150 million to support various projects during the next five…

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

Kenya

Kenya: World Vision launches food aid program in drought-hit Turkana District

World Vision Kenya has launched a general food and nutrition program for people worst hit by drought in Turkana District, northern Kenya. The Kenyan government is providing food for the program, while World Vision Kenya has taken on distribution costs. Launching…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Death toll from contaminated grain rises to 51

NAIROBI, 25 May (IRIN) - The death toll amongst people who recently ate contaminated grain in three Kenyan districts has risen to 51, the Ministry of Health said on Monday. The grain had been contaminated with aflatoxin, a poisonous…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Floods - Information Bulletin n° 2

The Federation's mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. It is the world's largest humanitarian organization and its millions of volunteers are active in over 181 countries. In Brief This Information Bulletin…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
27 Jan 2017

Kenya

Fifty perish in Kenya floods

At least 50 people have died and some 8,000 have been displaced as a result of heavy rains, flooding and landslides in Kenya since March. Many homes have been destroyed and livestock lost. Western regions have been the most…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Contaminated maize kills 26 in Makueni District

NAIROBI, 14 May (IRIN) - Twenty-six people have died in the southern Kenyan district of Makueni after eating maize believed to have been contaminated with aflatoxin, a poisonous mould that grows mostly on cereals harvested or stored under damp…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Government, aid agencies distribute food in drought-hit districts

NAIROBI, 12 May (IRIN) - The government, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) and several NGOs have started distributing food to communities facing severe food shortages as a result of prolonged drought in the northern district of Marsabit and…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Nutritional crisis in Turkana

The prolonged drought of 1999 to 2002 in the northern district of Turkana was followed by poor short rains in 2003, leaving the people of Turkana facing severe food shortages. This has made the arrival of good long rains…

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