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No Longer Praying for Rain in Kakuma

Until recently, heavy downpours were rare in this arid Turkana region of Kenya. Now too much water is becoming a problem

The way people tell it, life in the Kakuma refugee camp was once like living in fields of dust. It was hot, they tell me, and ruthlessly spare. No trees, little water, nothing to do but stay inside and wait. The camp,…
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by: Lauren Markham – November 27, 2012


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