Land and Conflict Sensitive Journalism sumaries

Sub-Category : IDPs

Scandals Hit Government plan to resettle Displaced

Starndard Pg 19
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012

Many Internally Displaced persons have no idea, when or where they will be resettled, four years after the post election violence; many of the IDPs are still living in camps and they claim they have suffered for long. The Kenya La

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Abandoned Victims of Violence cry for State help.

Starndard Pg 18
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012

With only a few months before the general elections to be held, many IDPs are still in camps, the government has been resettling some of them while some are still waiting for help. Those still in camps are asking the government to

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State yet to get Land for 10,000 evictees

The Star, Pg 19
Friday, 24 Aug 2012

The government is yet to find land to resettle more than 10,000 evictees from forests in Rift valley. The task force on the resettlement is yet to get a response from the special programs ministry on a proposal which had been pres

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Sh 15 billion spent on IDPs Resettlement

The Star, Pg 15
Wednesday, 15 Aug 2012

The Special Programmes minister Esther Murugi says the government has spent over sh15bn to resettle Internally Displaced Persons in five years. The money is said have been used to purchase land to resettle the people, building hou

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A cry for Justice

Daily Nation Pg 1, 4 &5
Sunday, 05 Aug 2012

Nancy Wanjiru relives the pain she suffered during the post election violence, she claims she was raped by a police officer who was well known to her at pangani police station. The fateful day she was going to see her husband who

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Probe into Poll Violence Rape Case Opened

Daily Nation, 16
Wednesday, 08 Aug 2012

A rape case involving a Post poll violence victim Grace Gachie has been opened and investigations started afresh, the victim recorded a statement with the DPP and at earlier at Pangani Police station. She claims she was raped by a

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State has failed Chaos Victims

The Star, Pg 2
Saturday, 04 Aug 2012

A joint report by the Kenya Human Rights COmmission and Internationa Commission for Jurists has indicated that the government has failed the victims of 2007/2008 PEV. The report says the government has ignored other forms of viole

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IDPs Laud Sh1.8b Allocation but want Spending Audited

The Standard, Pg 26
Friday, 15 Jun 2012

IDPs in Nakuru have welcomed the government allocation of sh1.8 billion for the final phase of their resettlement. They however noted that previous allocations had been misused and called for prudent use of the funds so that they

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