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Kenya

Bring down food prices, Kenyan govt told

Nairobi, Kenya (PANA) - Kenya's Prime Minister Raila Odinga was confronted by angry supporters during a visit to his constituents at the weekend, as they demanded that food be made affordable. Odinga, who had gone to thank his supporters following his…

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

Kenya

Kenya: A volunteer's story

By Carolyne Waithira, Kenya Red Cross volunteer, Nairobi branch The Kenya Red Cross Society forged deep bonds with people living with HIV/AIDS during the post-election violence earlier this year. One volunteer tells of the trials and triumphs, laughter and tears. The post-election…

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Other
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IFRC
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Floods, Landslides & Conflicts Operation Update No. 3

The Kenya Red Cross Society's mission is to build capacity and respond with vigor, compassion and empathy to those affected by disaster and at risk, in the most effective and efficient manner. It works closely with the International Federation…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
Kenya Red Cross
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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Kenya

Kivera HIV and water and sanitation, Kenya

Supporting people living with HIV/AIDS and improving access to water and sanitation in Kibera slum Kibera, on the southern edge of Nairobi, is Africa's largest slum with a population of over 800,000 people. Residents of the slum do not have…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Govt moves to alleviate food crisis

The Cabinet Thursday reviewed the food situation in the country in view of increased prices of maize flour in most parts of the country. In response to the situation and in order to bring down prices and to ensure…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Govt. Kenya
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya: Government moves to alleviate food crisis

The Cabinet Thursday reviewed the food situation in the country in view of increased prices of maize flour in most parts of the country. In response to the situation and in order to bring down prices and to ensure that…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Govt. Kenya
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya-Somalia: Thousands flee amid fears of fighting along border

GARISSA, 27 November 2008 (IRIN) - Thousands of people are fleeing parts of the north-east region of Mandera and neighbouring Somali border areas after Kenya beefed up its security presence to counter possible threats from Somali armed groups. "At least…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Cholera risks, floods and ethnic violence prompt major IFRC appeal

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is launching an emergency preliminary appeal for 6.1 million Swiss francs (5.1 million US dollars, 3.9 million euro) to support the Kenya Red Cross Society in its response…

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

Kenya

Kenya: KFSSG's long rains assessment report, 2008

1.0 Executive Summary and Key Recommendations 1.1 Introduction While Kenya has witnessed significant economic recovery over the last five years, resulting from implementation of farmer-oriented and other wide-ranging policies, a significant and growing proportion of the population suffers chronic and acute…

Format:
Situation Report
Source:
Govt. Kenya
Posted:
21 Mar 2011
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Kenya

Flash floods leave thousands homeless in Kenya

Thousands of people in Western Kenya have been displaced by flash floods Over 10,000 people have been rendered homeless after flood waters swept through their homes. Most families have now pitched tents on higher ground waiting for the flood water…

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