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Ssanyu Kalibbala

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No country can be peaceful and prosperous unless the rights of women are fully addressed. said UK Member of Parliament and Minister of Equalities, Lynn Featherstone at a meeting with survivors of...
Med 143 tons majs, bønner og planteolie kan Isiolo Døveskole i Kenya holde dørene åbne lidt endnu. Og der er brug for det. Situationen i området omkring Isiolo er katastrofal, og skolen er mange...
What is she trying to tell me?I ask Mr Ismail Galma, a special needs teacher at the Isiolo School for the Deaf. Six-year-old Ililhan is repeatedly gesturing towards her mouth and then points towards...
6yr old Katra (right) has dinner at the Isiolo School for the Deaf
Når sulten gnaver vælger mange kenyanske kvinder at binde et stramt reb om maven. Det får smerterne til at være mindre, fortæller 86-årige Zippora Mbungo.Der er ikke meget mad hjemme hos 86-årige...
As we reach Camp-Garba Dispensary at the Catholic Mission of St Antioconear Isiolo town, there are more than a hundred women with their babies and young children waiting in the compound. From afar it...
I had been told that Garufa village in eastern Kenya had been particularly hard-hit by the drought. This becomes all too clear as we approach the village which is littered with animal carcasses....
During our days assessing the impact of the drought in Sericho District, we stayed in a town called Modogashe. It is a sleepy town that is divided by a large sand bank riddled with large craters....
Joseph Elmilim, Ngaremara Village, Isiolo
We’ve driven approximately 250km from Isiolo to Sericho. Along the way the landscape gets drier and starker. A quarter of the way through our journey we are stopped by a herd of around 300 camels...
Ssanyu and Enrico discuss the road to Sericho
When we pull into Ngaremara village in eastern Kenya the women welcome us with songs and dance. At first we assume that they are thanking ActionAid for the food distribution that took place yesterday...
We’re on our way to drought-stricken Isiolo from Nairobi to see the work that ActionAid is doing in response to the drought. In the past couple of hours, the view out of our car window has changed...
Joyce Masah Muthiye, Kenya, Eastern Africa food crisis