Kenya’s Hunger Crisis - the Result of Right to Food Violations

, by FIAN

Kenya suffers from recurring drought. The situation during the past three years, however, has reached levels unparalleled in living memory.

"Kenya’s Hunger Crisis - the Result of Right to Food Violations" is the title of a report launched today by FIAN International and RAPDA. These words also capture the main findings of a mission report by a joint international delegation of the African Network on the Right to Food (RAPDA) and FIAN International. The mission was carried out in September 2009 and investigated the implementation of the human right to food against the background of drought and wide-spread famine in some parts of the country. Read more