Since the 2007 election debacle, pervasive hunger has continued to grow in Kenya, while China and the United States promote and backstop the power of leaders who do not care enough

The population of Kenya has grown roughly 25% since my year "promoting democracy" in 2007-08, from around 40 million to around 50 million. These are loose numbers because they do not reflect anything that is of the highest priority for…

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Four out of the Five Members of the East African Community are among the 20 USAID “‘Feed the Future’ Focus Countries

From a USAID press release, "USAID Administrator Rajiv Shah Announces 20 Feed the Future Initiative Focus Countries": In 2008, the Lancet identified just 36 countries that are home to 90 percent of all children whose growth was stunted for lack…

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ICC Judges Summon “Ocampo Six” while Government of Kenya Lobbies for “Delay” in New York and Food Crisis Worsens [updated]

2.4 Million Kenyans threatened by acute food shortage. The food crisis worsens in Kenya.  [In an post last fall entitled "The Kenya Lobby, Corruption and Hunger" I noted a report predicting an increase in hunger.  We are now seeing that…

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