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Concern has worked in Kenya since 2002. We currently work in two main geographic areas – in the rural Marsabit County in the north of Kenya, and in the informal settlements or slums of Nairobi.
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Concern Worldwide has launched a report highlighting the effects poor garbage disposal has on the lives of people in Nairobi.

This is Concern Worldwide's 2012 programme plan for Kenya. The following is an excerpt from the document, which can be downloaded below.

This year, east Africa was struck by the worst drought in 60 years. Even before this, it was tough to survive in Nairobi’s polluted and overcrowded slums. But now, families are living on the edge. The drought and food crisis has been spreading silently to the slums of Nairobi and other cities in east Africa and it is now at emergency levels.

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