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Kenya Famine

Gold -- the Color of Impending Starvation

David Weiss | Posted 04.07.2012 | World
David Weiss

Although the drought in the Horn of Africa has long since faded from the headlines, unless we continue to plan long term we may never be very far away from the next crisis.

A Kenyan Street Boy's Quest for Survival

Michael Mungai | Posted 12.21.2011 | Impact
Michael Mungai

Life in the streets for many Kenyan children is not an entirely a hopeless situation. The following narrative proves that with small, persistent efforts, they can be helped to realize their own utmost potential.

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.

Clinton Calls On Al-Shabaab To Allow Aid

Posted 10.04.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday called on Somalia's al-Shabaab militants to allow food aid to move "unfettered" int...

Kenya Makes Urgent Plea To Help 10 Million Affected By Famine

DAILY NATION | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Kenya has made an international appeal for food aid to help alleviate famine affecting 10 million people. The Government requires Sh 32 billion to mee...