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World Bank Accuses Itself of Failing to Protect Kenya Forest Dwellers
World  (tags: World Bank, Indigenous People, forest people, Sengwer, Kenya, eviction from land, cultural genocide )

Judy
- 25 days ago - theguardian.com
Leaked document says World Bank violated its own safeguards in dealings with Sengwer people evicted from their lands
Kenya: Natural Unassuming Beauty
World  (tags: Kenya, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 186 days ago - youtube.com
Although the country of Kenya is classed as a developing one, it is one of the most developed countries in Africa.
TAKE ACTION NOW! KENYA: Please Sign This Petition Before the Last Home Is Torched
World  (tags: indigneous rights, forced evictions, World Bank, Kenya, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, conflict, violence, society, politics, world )

Cal
- 255 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Heavily armed police just burned 1,000 homes to the ground to force indigenous families out of the Kenyan forest where they've lived for centuries.
End Capture of Baboons for Cruel Experiments
World  (tags: Kenya, cruelty, death, animals, suffering, sadness, protection, killing, ethics, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, government )

Robert
- 319 days ago - animalpetitions.org
. One of the tests that the researchers do involves the brain of the baboon. They drill into the baboon's skull and take a piece of its brain to study. Shortly after, they kill the animal.
It's Not Over, Somali Terrorists Say After Mall Attack That Killed 67
World  (tags: politics, world, violence, terrorism, Kenya, africa, news )

Cal
- 388 days ago - cnn.com
The Somali terrorism group al-Shabaab issued a threatening statement to Kenya Wednesday
Kenyan President Says Mall Siege Is Over: Five Terrorists Dead and Bodies Trapped in the Rubble After Mall Collapse
World  (tags: Kenya, violence, society, hostages, death, terrorism, humans, world, violence, society, government, news )

Carrie
- 396 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Kenya's President tonight announced that his country had 'ashamed and defeated' its attackers following the siege on a Nairobi mall that has left 61 civilians and six security officers dead.
Kenyan Official: 'Two or Three Americans' Among the Gunmen at Nairobi Mall
World  (tags: Kenya, Americans, violence, society, death, terrorism, humans, world )

Carrie
- 396 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The Kenyan foreign minister, Amina Mohamed, says "two or three" Americans are among the gunmen. Mohamed described them as "young men, about between maybe 18 and 19," and of Somali or Arab origin.
Nairobi Mall Attack: Civilians Remain Hostages; Dozens Dead
World  (tags: Kenya, violence, society, hostages, death, terrorism, humans, world )

Carrie
- 398 days ago - npr.org
This post was last updated at 2 p.m. ET. The authorities say they have isolated the attackers. As of Sunday afternoon, Red Cross reported 68 deaths and at least 200 wounded in the assault,with 49 people still missing. We'll add news to this post as it...
At Least 30 Killed In Kenya Shopping Center Attack, Americans Reportedly Injured (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Kenya, violence, society, death, terrorism, humans, world )

Carrie
- 398 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The gunmen attacked Westgate centre - one of the city's most exclusive shopping malls. Somali militant group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack.
Kenya: High Prices Are Pushing Citizens to Poverty
World  (tags: world, economy, Kenya, africa, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, news, society, ethics )

Cal
- 1158 days ago - allafrica.com
Kenya is among several countries in the world hit by high food prices, according to the World Bank.As a result,World Bank says estimates suggest that an additional 44 million people may have fallen into poverty in low- and middle-income countries due to t
Will Kenyan Superhighway Also Benefit China?
World  (tags: africa, china, development, Kenya, politics, world, interesting, government, ethics, news )

Cal
- 1221 days ago - npr.org
Chinese companies are building a superhighway in Kenya to help expand the economy. But there's a downside to the growing Chinese presence: an influx of counterfeit goods and a rise in poaching.
Obama: Kenya Lawmaker a "Drugs Kingpin"
World  (tags: world, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, Kenya, politics, unitednations, usa, society, news )

Cal
- 1237 days ago - globalpost.com
Kenyan parliamentarian faces US sanctions after being named as a druglord by President Obama
Elephant Tusks, Rhino Horns Seized in Kenya
World  (tags: Elephant tusks, rhino horns, Kenya, ivory, Wildlife, animals )

Anna
- 1523 days ago - edition.cnn.com
Two suspects were arrested over the weekend after authorities found two tons of raw elephant ivory and five rhinoceros horns at Nairobi's Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, the Kenya Wildlife Service said Monday.
KENYA : Poor Women Beset On All Sides By Violence
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, children, Kenya, women, rape, poverty, slums, flying toilet, sodomy, fear, silent, danger, sufferings, crime )

Naoko
- 1529 days ago - ipsnews.net
I lay there recoiling in disgust, hurt and betrayal and watched the man whom I call husband, rape my daughter. It was the most painful ordeal...but i was powerless because he is the sole bread-winner in the home.
Season of Plenty Brings Misery for Teenage Girls
World  (tags: FGM, the "cut", girls, Kenya, young marriage, Female Genital Mutilation, Pokot, circumcised, abuse, help, rescue centre, exodus, africa, violence )

Naoko
- 1565 days ago - nation.co.ke
Fifteen-years-old Elizabeth dreads the long rainy season, when, like many other girls her age, she would be forced to undergo the age-old practice of female genital mutilation. The season is also the time when schoolgirls as young as 10 get married off.
 

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