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How The World's Largest Refugee Camp Remade A Generation Of Somalis

The world's largest refugee camp is also a giant social experiment. Take hundreds of thousands of Somalis fleeing a war. Shelter them for 24 years in a camp in Kenya run by the United Nations. And offer…

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News and Press Release
Source:
NPR
Posted:
29 May 2015

Kenya

A Surprising Barrier To Clean Water: Human Nature

In many parts of the developing world, drinking a glass of water can be deadly — especially for young children, who can die of diarrheal diseases contracted from dirty water. Listen to the full report on NPR.

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News and Press Release
Source:
NPR
Posted:
20 Jun 2013

Kenya

Fearing Election Turmoil, Kenyans Seek A Tech Solution

As Kenya prepares for a presidential election next Monday, it's trying to prevent a recurrence of the last such poll, when more than 1,000 people were killed after voting in December 2007. Read the full story on…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NPR
Posted:
25 Feb 2013

Kenya

A battle for the stolen childhoods of Kenyan girls

Life can be especially cruel for girls growing up on Kenya's Swahili Coast. Some families sell their daughters to earn the bride price, while others encourage them to become child prostitutes for tourists. The girls drop…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
NPR
Posted:
03 Dec 2012