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Kenya + 5 more

Climate change in Sub-Saharan Africa

(Extract) What is DFID doing? Building climate knowledge and capacity DFID is supporting programmes to improve knowledge of the impacts of climate change at the local level in Africa. We were...

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Kenya: Floods Emergency Appeal No. MDRKE007 Final Report

GLIDE no. FL-2008-000217-KEN Period covered by this Final Report: 7 November 2008 to 7 May 2009; Appeal target: CHF 6,179,532 (USD 5.1m or EUR 3.9m); Final Appeal coverage: 7% Appeal history: - This...

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Kenya: Farmers "need help to reap rewards of El-Niño rains"

NAIROBI, 27 August 2009 (IRIN) - Following below-average harvests in 2007 and 2008, Kenya's grain farmers need seed and fertilizer support to enable them to make use of El Niño rains, expected...

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Burkina Faso + 15 more

Summary of grant aid agreements during first quarter of 2009

During the first quarter of fiscal 2009 (April to June), JICA (President Sadako Ogata) signed a total of 46 grant agreements. Key details of two of the major projects are provided below. A complete...

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Kenya + 3 more

Drought, floods eating into region's GDP

BY KEZIO-MUSOKE DAVID East Africa's periodic drought costs the region between five and eight per cent of its gross domestic product, a recent conference in Kigali for African finance and environment...

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Africa: Disaster preparedness "woefully inadequate"

NAIROBI, 6 May 2009 (IRIN) - Ineffective disaster management systems, poor funding and lack of relevant data for planning risk-reduction activities have taken their toll on sub-Saharan African...

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Burundi + 4 more

East Africa Sub-zone: Appeal No. MAA64003 - Annual Report 2008

This report covers the period 01/01/2008 to 31/12/2008 In brief Programme purpose: During the year 2008 National Societies in the East Africa Sub-zone i.e. Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda...

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Kenya Food Security Outlook Apr - Sep 2009

The current food security situation remains worrisome for marginal agricultural, agropastoral, pastoral, and urban livelihoods. A succession of poor seasons since October 2007 culminated in the...

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Kenya + 1 more

Kenya: Reach Out News Letter, Oct - Dec 2009

Contents UTU SCHEME PM launches resource mobilization initiative FLOODS IN KENYA Preliminary Appeal launched CLIMATE CHANGE Floods and drought intervention WATSAN IN ASAL YOUTH CAMP ROAD & FIRE...

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Kenya Red Cross Annual Report 2008

Highlights of 2008 PEV Humanitarian Assistance Following Kenya's disputed Presidential election in December 2007, large parts of the country were affected by violence that left at least 1,300 people...

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Angola + 15 more

Africa weekly emergency situation update No. 39 - French version

Contexte général Les combats dans l'est de la RDC et la situation humanitaire au Zimbabwe continuent de focaliser l'attention de la communauté humanitaire. L'épidémie de choléra au Zimbabwe se...

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Angola + 15 more

Africa weekly emergency situation update No. 39

General Context Fighting in eastern DRC and the humanitarian situation in Zimbabwe continue to focus the attention of the humanitarian community. The cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe is spreading in the...

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Kenya: Acute watery diarrhoea in Mandera

The first cases of acute watery diarrhoea have been reported in Mandera District in North Eastern Province. The District Hospital has confirmed that four patients have been isolated in a ward and are...

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