Zimbabwe

Truth drips slowly in Zimbabwe

Trócaire 01 August 2011

With its tree lined avenues, newly re-opened 5 star hotels and tranquil suburbs (recalling Surrey more than any place in...

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Kenya

‘If no people help us we will die, of that I am certain’

Trócaire 26 July 2011

 

We met Elella (pictured below) in the town of Lokitaung, around 50km ...

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Kenya

Hunger in the land where life began

Trócaire 24 July 2011

The Turkana district of northern Kenya is where human life began. The earliest known human remains have been found ...

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Somalia

Starving to death in a world of plenty

Trócaire 20 July 2011

Sitting behind a table facing a crowded room of journalists, Mark Bowden, the UN’s Humanitarian Coordinator for So...

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Somalia

Giving Birth in Somalia: A Matter of Life and Death

Trócaire 16 June 2011

A skilled birth attendant makes a life-saving difference. Just ask Asha Barre Ahmed from Somalia. Asha is 33, she lives ...

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Rwanda

Returning to Rwanda

Trócaire 30 May 2011

I returned to Rwanda, the land of 1000 hills, more like 100,000 hills having worked there in 1994 and 1995 for a few mon...

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