Here is all the latest news direct from Kenya:
Kenya is experiencing the worst drought in many years. A total of 19 out of 47 counties have been worst affected and the drought has been declared a national disaster. In the worst affected areas livestock are dying due to lack of pasture and water.
In western Kenya there are two planting seasons each year. The first season normally falls from March to July while the second one is from August to December.
Imani Community Development Organization hold annual general meetings every year with all group affiliates. This was done for evaluation purposes for the year 2016 with all groups attending the meeting plus Imani staff. Some of the issues discussed were as follows;
1. Activity evaluation 2016. The evaluation was to help educate everyone in strengths and weaknesses, if planned activities have been achieved or not, to help determine whether there is growth, to enhance competition and to know if knowledge is put in place.
This year’s World AIDS day was marked and celebrated at Oyugis Agoro Sare field on 1st of December 2016. Like any other annual AIDS Day, people attended in numbers. Upendo Foundation International organization, being a major stakeholder in this cause, was heavily involved and was well represented by staff, community groups and the supported organisation, People Living with HIV/AIDS.