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The Charter for Change: Localization of Humanitarian Aid

As a key contribution to the WHS in promoting the localization of humanitarian aid, a Charter for Change (C4C) has been drafted by CAFOD, for sign-on by 1 October. The 8-point C4C calls on...

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Kenya

A New Dawn - Education for Pastoralist Girls in Marsabit

by Saadia Maalim Sixteen year old Eunice Loilo is one of the girls in Koya Non Formal Education Centre (NFEC). She was born in a family of four and lives in Koya; Laisamis Location, Marsabit County...

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A More Dignified and Equitable Humanitarian System

Adeso, with a group of Southern NGOs (SNGOs), is leading a movement to develop a Global Network for Southern national and local organizations working with communities to find durable solutions to...

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Kenya

Learning on the Go – Mobile Education in Marsabit County

Kenya has made significant strides in improving its education system in recent years. Since primary education was made free and compulsory in 2003, primary school enrolment rates have increased...

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A promising future for Sahra in the middle of tough times

Published June 22, 2015 – by Gullet Bille Mohammed Mrs Sahra Abdullahi Olow lives in Fanole village of Afmadow town, in Somalia. She is a mother and household head to a family of eight and also is a...

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Kenya

Rehabilitation of Shallow Wells in Kulaley Settlement

In 2011, the residents of Wajir South’s Kulaley Division in Kenya, experienced a long and devastating drought that claimed thousands of lives and most of their livestock. To date, food insecurity...

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Kenya

Improved infant and child feeding practices

The project is supported by the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) under the USAID funded Resilience for Economic Growth in Arid Lands- Improved Resilience (REGAL-IR) program. Prior to the...

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Kenya

Pastoralist School Girls Learn the Value of Kitchen Gardening

Members of the environmental club at Nomadic Girls Boarding Primary School in Kalacha, Marsabit Count in Kenya, were excited when their new vegetable garden produced its first harvest of kale and...

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Kenya

The Silent Majority Speak Out for Peace in Turkana County

Residents of Kaputir Ward, Turkana County, never imagined that conflict between the Turkana and Pokot communities in Northern Kenya would escalate to the heights witnessed in recent years. Conflict...

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Farmers in Marsabit, Northen Kenya learn fodder production

Boru Kasa a 33 years old farmer in Dakabarisha location, in Marsabit County, has learned the value of using maize stalks and cobs to produce fodder as a source of animal feed. In addition to using it...

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‘Make It Happen’: Educating young girls in northern Kenya

By Naomi Senda Poverty, cultural practices, and the pastoralist lifestyle of the Samburu community have greatly contributed to the high levels of illiteracy among the women of Laisamis District of...

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