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Kenya: Simple technology brings food in 'famine'

Kenya is going through another 'famine'. The Kenyan Media and Government have hyped up a large, public 'Save A Life' campaign, bolstered by sensational and distressing pictures of people living in the famine areas getting their skeletal frames up…

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News and Press Release
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AMREF
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: AMREF saves mother and child

Waiting in queue at the Misikhu clinic in Bungoma District, western Kenya, 27-year-old Catherine Mumaina tries to quiet her nine-month-old son, Arnold, who is wailing at the top of his lungs, and thumping on his mother's chest with his…

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News and Press Release
Source:
AMREF
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenyans left homeless after fresh forest evictions

MAU FOREST, Kenya, Dec 30 (Reuters) - Hundreds of Kenyan families were left homeless on Friday following a new wave of forced government evictions from an environmentally sensitive forest area, witnesses said. The government has ordered the removal of peasant farmers…

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News and Press Release
Source:
Reuters
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Drought - DREF Bulletin no. 05ME075 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 183 countries. In Brief CHF 427,808 (USD 326,073…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
30 Dec 2005
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Kenya

Kenya: MPs want famine declared a national disaster

Mugo Njeru, Bernard Namunane, David Mugonyi, Michael Mugwang'a, Stephen Munyiri, Zeddy Sambu, Kitavi Mutua, and KNA Nairobi December 29, 2005 - Nairobi: MPs yesterday asked President Kibaki to declare the famine in various parts of the country a national disaster. They also…

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

Kenya

Millions need emergency aid as severe drought hits Kenya

Anthony Mwangi, north-eastern Kenya The stench from the dead carcasses of cattle filled the air as convoys of vehicles streamed through dusty villages in Mandera and Wajir in northeastern Kenya. After the failure of the October to December rains, the…

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

Kenya

Famine in Kenya likely to spread and intensify

PHILIP NGUNJIRI As Kenyans spends billion of shillings on food and drinks this festive season, several thousands of their compatriots will be sleeping hungry. Already, about a dozen people are reported to have died of hunger in Kenya's frontier district…

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News and Press Release
Source:
EastAfrican
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: About 2.5 million need emergency food aid, Red Cross says

[This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] NAIROBI, 26 December (IRIN) - Some 2.5 million people in Kenya require emergency food aid and other non-food interventions following a prolonged dry spell, the International Federation of the…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Drought - DREF Bulletin no. 05ME075

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 183 countries. In Brief CHF 427,808 (USD 326,073…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
IFRC
Posted:
23 Dec 2005
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