NATIONAL DISASTER

AWITI: Build resilience, not reactive drought relief support

In Summary
  • There is no comprehensive response plan nearly three months after the NDMA bulletin warned that 12 counties were in a drought phase
  • The glacial pace of response is even more disappointing given that drought is not a novel or freak phenomenon

Last week President Kenyatta declared drought a national disaster.

As early as June 2021, the National Drought Management Authority warned of worsening food security in 12 counties. More than ...

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