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Kenya

Drought in North Kenya

Current Situation Failure of the vitally important long rains this year has left 2.3 million Kenyans in need of emergency food aid. The UN has said that failure of the short rains in October could affect a further million. The…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Drought Emergency Appeal No. 18/2004 Operations Update No. 1

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 Appeal…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
14 Sep 2004

Kenya

Kenya's food crisis to worsen as poor rains predicted in coming months

NAIROBI, Sept 14, 2004 (Xinhua via COMTEX) -- Kenya's hope of alleviating the current food crisis was dashed by weather experts who announced Tuesday the October to December rains are likely to be inadequate. Usually, the period between October to December…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Poor rain prospects as food insecurity worsens in pastoral areas

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] NAIROBI, 13 September (IRIN) - Food insecurity in the drought-hit pastoral areas of northern, northeastern and northwestern regions of Kenya is worsening even as forecasts by the country's meteorological…

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

Kenya

Kenya: World Vision working to break the cycle of drought in Turkana District

Whenever there is a food crisis in Kenya, Turkana District ranks highest among the worst hit areas. The lack of food leads to high rates of malnutrition, especially among children. The current drought has hit the area hard. Over the…

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

Kenya

Kenya Food Security Report, September 2004

Highlights - The short-rains climate outlook contrasts sharply across livelihood zones. - As the emergency operation gets underway, needs far exceed pledges. - Pastoral food security is likely to worsen, should the forecast hold true. - National maize supply to…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
FEWS NET
Posted:
07 Feb 2017