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Kenya Drought

Discovery Could Solve This Country's Water Crisis

AP | Posted 09.13.2013 | Impact

NAIROBI, Kenya -- A remote region of Kenya that suffers from frequent droughts may soon be flush with water after the discovery of huge underground aq...

'A Poor Man Shames Us All': Hunger in Northern Kenya

Elizabeth Wright | Posted 11.09.2011 | Impact
Elizabeth Wright

For the past two years in a row, the rains have totally failed in Northern Kenya -- and the lives of pastoralists have been violently disrupted. In fact, rains have either failed or been insufficient for five of the past seven years.

Sharing Loss in Marsabit: Praying for the Drought to Break

Elizabeth Wright | Posted 10.30.2011 | Impact
Elizabeth Wright

Just ten years ago, the landsape around Marsabit town was green, with fields of maize and beans, and mango trees all over the hillsides. Cool mists frequently clouded nearby Marsabit mountain. But all that has changed.

In Kenya, Eating One Meal A Day Is Becoming A Matter Of Chance

AP | TOM ODULA | Posted 10.10.2011 | World

KAKUMA, Kenya — The two mothers exchanged blows as they held their wailing infants in their arms after one of the women tried to cut in the long...