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29 Mar 2017 description
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By Patrick Kibuku, Head of Program Kenya

30 Aug 2013 description
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The LOKADO building in Kenya is painted in the colours of the rainbow to show their passion for peace. The peace flag is flapping forcefully in the wind over the semi-arid Turkana countryside, indicating the entrance to the newly built compound of the Kenyan partner to DCA, LOKADO.

Staff members and board members are gathered around the long table in the conference room, attending a training workshop in Humanitarian Accountability Partnership (HAP), conducted by a Kenyan DCA staff.

08 Jul 2013 description
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Dealing with drought and other hazards in Turkana, Northwestern Kenya where the community have learned to take action themselves as part of the Community Managed Disaster Risk Response (CMDRR)

08.07.2013 DCA’s Humanitarian Director Lisa Henry has visited the Turkana area in the Northwestern part of Kenya

20 Mar 2013 description
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When appropriately supported the pastoral production systems in the dryland areas of Karamoja (Uganda) and Pokot (Kenya) can be resilient to disasters, such as drought, and can contribute to livelihoods in the region. This article introduces a set of initiatives that have focused on animal health as a key determinant of resilience.

14 Sep 2012 description

Last year more than 13 million people were starving in the Horn of Africa. People were driven to leave their homes in search of water and food.

Dan Church Aid, a member of ACT Alliance and our other partners were immediately ready with emergency relief. Thanks to the long-term commitment the Alliance has had in the region, this assistance has saved many lives.

21 Jul 2008 description
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EKERENGO CAMP, KENYA, 21/07/2008: After months of languishing in the hundreds of overcrowded, understaffed, and undersupplied camps, Kenya's internally displaced persons (IDPs) are finally returning home.

In early May the Kenyan Government launched an ambitious resettlement program known as "Operation Rudi Nyumbani" (Operation Return Home) which aims to resettle the more than 100,000 people still displaced by the violence that followed last year's presidential elections.

09 Apr 2006 description
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East Africa is in the grip of its worst drought for more than 20 years. The UN estimates that more than 8 million people across eastern Africa are in desperate need of food and water.