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KENYA: Rice farmers lose harvest to floods

KENYA: Rice farmers lose harvest to floods

dan.rafter@hrc.org November 15, 2012 0

KISUMU 15 November 2012 (IRIN) - Flash floods have washed away the rice harvest of some 2,000 farmers in western Kenya, flooding some of their homes and sending latrine effluent into water courses,

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KENYA: Nancy, "They did very bad things to me"

KENYA: Nancy, "They did very bad things to me"

carolyn.simon@hrc.org October 11, 2012 0

MERU 11 October 2012 (IRIN) - Millions of girls remain threatened by gender-based violence and cultural practices such as child marriage and female genital mutilation/cutting (FGM/C).

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UGANDA: Floods displace 15,000 in north

UGANDA: Floods displace 15,000 in north

dan.rafter@hrc.org September 7, 2012 0

KAMPALA 07 September 2012 (IRIN) - Floods have forced at least 15,000 people to leave their homes in northern Uganda, where the deluge has destroyed houses, crops, roads and bridges.

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PAKISTAN: Sindh 2011 flood victims brace for monsoon

PAKISTAN: Sindh 2011 flood victims brace for monsoon

dan.rafter@hrc.org June 11, 2012 0

KARACHI 11 June 2012 (IRIN) - Thousands of people who lost their homes in the 2011 floods in Sindh Province, southern Pakistan, are worried how the July-September monsoon will pan out, according to

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