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Kenya Humanitarian Update vol. 30, 24 - 30 Jul 2008

HIGHLIGHTS - The Kenya AIDS Indicator Survey reported that Kenya's HIV prevalence rate has grown by more than a quarter per cent a year to 7.8%. Nearly one and a half million Kenyans live with AIDS. - The Kenya Red…

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Situation Report
Source:
UNCT Kenya
Posted:
26 May 2011
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Kenya

Kenya: Kiambaa IDPs still afraid to return home

LIMURU, 30 July 2008 (IRIN) - Hundreds of internally displaced persons (IDPs) who fled Kenya's Rift Valley Province after their church was set ablaze in January's post-election violence, burning to death some of their relatives, have yet to return…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
26 May 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Insecurity heightens poverty in northwest

LODWAR, 29 July 2008 (IRIN) - John Lochimoe used to own several heads of cattle that his grandfather left him, until raiders from the neighbouring Pokot District of northwestern Kenya took the animals. "All the cows my grandfather left me have…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
26 May 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Cholera outbreaks blamed on contaminated water

NAIROBI, 29 July 2008 (IRIN) - Recurrent outbreaks of cholera in the western province of Nyanza are caused by widespread water contamination, including seepage from latrines, health officials said. "The major contributor to the recent outbreaks in the area was unsafe…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
26 May 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Peter Elim: "The cows left in the 1980s"

LODWAR, 28 July 2008 (IRIN) - Peter Elim is a resident of the Kanakurdio area in the Turkana region in northwestern Kenya. Elim, a pastoralist, talked to IRIN about how he had been affected by the changing climate. "During our…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
TNH
Posted:
26 May 2011

Kenya

OCHA Pastoralists Voices, Volume 1, Issue 7 - Jul/Aug 2008

For a Policy Framework on Pastoralism in Africa African Union and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Pastoralists across Africa have called for a continent-wide policy framework that will begin to secure and protect the lives, livelihood and…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
OCHA
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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Kenya

Kenya: Punish war crimes in Mt. Elgon

Account for 'Disappeared,' Investigate Torture and Killings (Nairobi, July 28, 2008) - The Kenyan government should account for dozens of missing people detained during the security operation in Mt. Elgon, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Human Rights Watch also…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
HRW
Posted:
26 May 2011

Kenya

Kenya Red Cross signs MoU with Division for Malaria Control

Kenya Red Cross and the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation's Division of Malaria Control have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the implementation of a pilot operations research project focusing on increasing access to malaria treatment at the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Kenya Red Cross
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya Red Cross maintains unrestricted access and presence in Mt. Elgon

With the ongoing military operation in Mt. Elgon that started in April 2008, dubbed 'Operation Okoa Maisha,' Kenya Red Cross still continues to maintain an unrestricted and unhindered access into Mt. Elgon areas. The Kenya Red Cross humanitarian operations have…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Kenya Red Cross
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Fear looms as displaced people return home

Carrying only a few belongings and rations, hundreds of people wait beside army trucks at Ekerengo Camp in Kenya. They are among the tens of thousands who sought safety from violence following December's presidential elections, and wait to be…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
PWS&D
Posted:
21 Mar 2011