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Millions cling on to hope as drought conditions worsen in Kenya

Millions cling on to hope as drought conditions worsen in Kenya

Kenya is currently facing serious drought conditions, a situation that has put about 2.7 million people at risk of hunger.

Kenya: About 2.4 million people could be food insecure by April 2017

Kenya: About 2.4 million people could be food insecure by April 2017

Friday, 27 January 2017, Nairobi: The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) has urgently appealed to all Kenyans, partners and stakeholders to help tackle the ongoing drought crisis in Kenya, which has left 12 counties at an alarm stage and 11 counties at an ale

Kenya: livestock farmers affected by drought receive a helping hand from the Red Cross, through a destocking exercise

Kenya: livestock farmers affected by drought receive a helping hand from the Red Cross, through a destocking exercise

As drought bites harder in Kenya, affected communities have been losing their cattle. As part of its response, the Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) has embarked on an exercise that aims to destock weak cattle by buying cows, goats and sheep from willing pas

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Contact details

Address:

Nairobi South C
Red Cross Road
Off Popo Road
00100 Nairobi

Postal Address:

P.O. Box 40712
Nairobi

Contact Information:

Tel: (254)(20) 395 0000 / (254)(20) 703 037 000
Fax: (254)(20) 600 3589
Email: info@redcross.or.ke
Web: http://www.redcross.or.ke
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RedCrossKE/

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • Governor: Dr. Mohamud Sheikh Nurein SAID
  • 1st Deputy Governor: Mr Paschal MBECHE
  • 2nd Deputy Governor: Hon. Georfery KIPNGETICH KORIR
  • Secretary General: Dr. Abbas GULLET
  • Deputy Secretary General, programs: Ms. Abshiro HALAKE
  • National Treasurer: Ms Julianne NJERI KAMAU
  • Committee Member: Mr Abdinoor Mohamed HUSSEIN
  • Committee Member: Mr Nassir SAID MOHAMMED
  • Committee Member: Ms Lucy W. MURIUKI
  • Committee Member : Mr Quinter ATIENO OUSO
  • Committee Member : Mr Royal Abraham SHISIA
  • Member: Mr Edward Gakumo WARUI
  • National Youth Chair: Mr Japheth KIPKOECH NGENO
  • National Youth Vice Chair : Mr Allan CARLSON LODENYAO
  • Head of Strategic Partnerships and Corporate Affairs: Mr Anthony MWANGI
  • Group Head of Finance and Accounts: Mr Abdulaziz MIRZA
  • Group Head Audit : Mr Isaiah KARANJA
  • Head of Disaster Management - Operations : Mr Mahdi MOHAMMED
  • Head of Health and Social Services : Ms Sylvia KHAMATI-LOGENDO
  • Head of Water and Sanitation : Mr Ayaz MANJI
  • Head of Disaster Risk Management : Mr Elijah MULI
  • Head of Department, Planning, Monitoring, Evaluation, Accountability and Learning: Ms Lydia ATIEMA
  • Group Head - Human Resources: Ms Linah Beatrice KOWITTI-OORO
  • Head of Organisational Development : Ms Wangeci MATHENGE

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