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Fight, Not Flight, Must Be the Strategy for Flattening the COVID-19 Curve

By Siddharth Chatterjee NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 16 2020 (IPS) - The number of coronavirus cases in Kenya has jumped to three after the government confirmed two more cases. President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced a raft of proactive…

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IPS
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16 Mar 2020

Kenya

Realising Women’s Rights Difficult for Africa’s Fragile States

By Miriam Gathigah NAIROBI, Mar 6 2020 (IPS) - Pokot girls are expected to face the knife stark naked and with courage. To inspire confidence, their fathers sit a few metres away from them with a spear…

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IPS
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06 Mar 2020

Kenya

Saved Seeds are Seeds of Resilience

By Nout van der Vaart Rotterdam/The Hague, Dec 9 2019 (IPS) - People have a right to define their own food system. This includes which seeds they use. Last week, farmers in Nakuru County, Kenya, celebrated the…

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09 Dec 2019

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Human Trafficking – It Came Disguised as the Opportunity of a Lifetime

By Miriam Gathigah NAIROBI, Oct 3 2019 (IPS) - Six years ago Mary Njambi* received news of a once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity far away from her poverty-stricken village situated in the heart of Kiambu County, Central Kenya. She…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
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04 Oct 2019

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Women Pastoralists Feel Heat of Climate Change

By Sharon Birch-Jeffrey, Africa Renewal NAIROBI, Aug 14 2019 (IPS) - For many people, climate change is about shrinking glaciers, rising sea levels, longer and more intense heatwaves, and other extreme and unpredictable weather patterns. But…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
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14 Aug 2019

Kenya

Parts of Kenya are Already Above 1.5˚C

By Isaiah Esipisu NAIROBI, Jul 18 2019 (IPS) - Kenya’s getting hotter. Much hotter than the 1.5˚C increase that has been deemed acceptable by global leaders, and it is too hot for livestock, wildlife and plants to…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
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18 Jul 2019

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Kenya and Ethiopia Cross-Border Initiative: A Move Towards Sustainable Peace

By Johan Borgstam, Stefano A. Dejak, Aeneas Chuma and Siddharth Chatterjee NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 29 2019 (IPS) - Many years of internecine conflict is being replaced by a new narrative of peace along the Kenya-Ethiopia border. Communities…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
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29 Apr 2019

Kenya

Acts of Terror Will Not Undermine Our Resolve

By Siddharth Chatterjee Siddharth Chatterjee is the United Nations Resident Coordinator to Kenya. NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 16 2019 (IPS) - On 15 January 2019, terror struck Nairobi’s 14 Riverside Drive. Kenya is in mourning following a senseless act on…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
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16 Jan 2019

Kenya

United Towards Achieving Health For All in Kenya

By Sicily Kariuki and Siddharth Chatterjee Sicily Kariuki is the Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Health in Kenya. Siddharth Chatterjee is the United Nations Resident Coordinator to Kenya NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 18 2018 (IPS) - According to Director-General of…

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News and Press Release
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IPS
Posted:
18 Dec 2018

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