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USAID/OTI Kenya fact sheet Sep 2008

USAID's Office of Transition Initiatives (OTI) launched the OTI/Kenya program in June 2008 following the adoption of the February peace accord and power-sharing agreement. Kenya's competing political parties accepted the agreement in the wake of interethnic violence that followed flawed…

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

Kenya

Kenya: IDPs struggle to rebuild their lives

NAKURU, 30 September 2008 (IRIN) - The decision to close camps for Kenyans displaced by post-election violence was hasty and has left thousands in Rift Valley Province stranded at transit camps or yet to fully resettle on their farms,…

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

Kenya

USAID/OTI Kenya field report Jul- Sep 2008

Program Description This report covers the second quarter of operations of the OTI/Kenya program, which was initiated following a March 2008 assessment. The FY 2008 budget consisted of $5,810,304 in Transition Initiatives funding. As OTI's first quarter of activities focused…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
USAID
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Disease threatens pastoralist livelihoods

ISIOLO, 30 September 2008 (IRIN) - Wario Golicha was working as a long-distance truck driver until he retired in 2006 to keep livestock in the eastern district of Isiolo. With his pension, Golicha bought 100 goats to supply his family…

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

Kenya + 3 more

A UN safety net for refugees in Africa

NEW YORK, September 29 (UNHCR) - The UN refugee agency and the United Nations Foundation's "Nothing But Nets" campaign have started a partnership to help eliminate malaria deaths in refugee camps. The partnership - which aims to provide long-lasting, insecticide-treated bed…

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

Kenya

China sends aid to riot-ravaged Kenya

NAIROBI, Sep 27, 2008 (Xinhua via COMTEX News Network) -- China on Friday provided 1 million U.S. dollars and another 2 million dollars worth of building materials to Kenya to help the country recover from the consequences of the…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Five feared dead in river Tana, Garissa

Friday, 26th September 2008. Five people are feared dead in Garissa, after drowning in River Tana near Abakh Dera, 50km from Garissa along the Garissa-Bura road. Kenya Red Cross and health teams have recovered four bodies from the crocodile-infested River…

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

Kenya

Kenya Humanitarian Update vol. 36, 11 - 25 Sep 2008

HIGHLIGHTS - Absenteeism at schools in Mandera West District reaches 40% due to lack of water resources. - 10,000 pastoralists were displaced from Turkana South district due to clashes. - Emergency fund established to prevent the spread of a livestock disease decimating…

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

Kenya: Thousands affected as a river runs through it no more

TANA RIVER, 22 September 2008 (IRIN) The riparian livelihoods of more than 40,000 people in southeast Kenya are under threat because of the sudden change of course of the Tana River, the longest in the country. "People in six locations…

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

Kenya

Rotary volunteers lead international medical team to Kenya

Multi-specialty initiative provides preventive care to children in Nairobi slums still recovering from post-election violence NAIROBI, Kenya (Sept. 22, 2008 ) -- About 70 volunteers from 11 countries arrived in Kenya last week to provide preventive health care services to thousands…

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