Reports

ReliefWeb results

Kenya

Kenyans pray for peace ahead of the polls

CAFOD calls for a peaceful election when Kenyans go to the polls on 8 August. Catherine Ogolla, CAFOD’s Country Representative, based in Nairobi said: “The Kenyan people need a sustained commitment to peace, democracy and good…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CAFOD
Posted:
01 Aug 2017

Kenya

A goat called CAFOD

by nickharrop | April 16, 2012 Joseph Kabiru writes: A trip to Kitui, one of the drought-stricken areas of eastern Kenya, just before Easter was a humbling experience for me; listening to tales of despair and hope from…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CAFOD
Posted:
18 Apr 2012

Kenya

From hunger to hope

“I tie rope around my stomach,” says 70-year-old Ayapan Aribokin, “and then I drink hot water. That is how I cope with hunger.” Ayapan, a great-grandmother living in the village of Pargati in north-west Kenya, used to…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CAFOD
Posted:
06 Jan 2012

Kenya

Drought hits Cattle Mountains

The rolling mountains in the distance are known locally as Louwa Le Ukinchu, or Cattle Mountains. For generations, people have travelled there to find water and pasture for their animals. But today, the streams that run…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
CAFOD
Posted:
19 Jul 2011

Kenya + 1 more

Kenya: Catastrophe looms as drought brings life to a standstill

We have pledged half a million pounds to save lives as drought takes a hold in many parts of East Africa - but our appeal urgently needs to raise one million pounds , so our partners working on the…

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

Kenya + 2 more

Kenya: Drought brings life to a standstill

We have launched a =A31 million pound appeal as up to 3.8 million people face chronic food and water shortages in Kenya following three consecutive years of failed rains. Throughout large parts of the country, families face the prospect of…

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

Kenya

Lessons learned from the Post-Election Violence Early Recovery Programme in Kenya 2008-2009

Nigel Nicholson 1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Kenya Post Election Violence (PEV) Early Recovery Programme was an ECHO supported response by six international NGOs to the ethnic and political violence which severely affected livelihoods in the Rift Valley, Nyanza and Central Provinces…

Format:
Evaluation and Lessons Learned
Source:
Action Contre la Faim, CAFOD, CRS, CARE, ECHO, WHH, Save the Children, World Vision
Posted:
26 May 2011
Files:
Download

Kenya

Kenya: Healing emotional scars of war

CAFOD is helping people to overcome their traumatic experiences through counselling and play therapy following the election violence in Kenya "It was late at night when gangs came and told us to get out" recalls fourteen-year-old Grace, sitting quietly outside the…

Format:
Other
Source:
CAFOD
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Kenya

Kenya peace breakthrough welcome

CAFOD welcomes the peace deal signed in Kenya over the disputed December elections - but warns that the country faces huge challenges to rebuild lives The power-sharing deal between Mwai Kibaki and Raila Odinga was brokered by former head of…

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

Kenya

Kenya: Responding to call for aid

As mediation talks in Kenya's disputed presidential elections turn to address the worsening humanitarian situation, CAFOD has pledged an initial £120,000 for vital aid CAFOD is providing items essential for survival to over 53,000 Kenyan citizens who have been driven…

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