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Kenya: Drought: 2011 Country Information on DRR

Period 2011
Country or District Kenya
Event Type Drought
Outline Some parts of the Horn of Africa have been hit by the worst drought in 60 years. More than 10 million people are thought to be affected across the region.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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OCHA 2011/07/13
Kenya’s main season assessment will conclude in August but planning figures indicate needs will rise from 2.4 to between 3 and 3.5 million.

BBC 2011/06/28
The numbers now affected are huge, OCHA says: 3.2m in Ethiopia, 3.2m in Kenya, 2.6m in Somalia and more than 100,000 in Djibouti.

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OCHA 2011/07/13
Eastern Africa: Drought