Insecurity hampers aid work in coastal Kenya

    The rapidly deteriorating security situation in Kenya is starting to seriously affect development work in the country. After the Peace Corps suspended its program last week, now we learn two more organizations are following suit in the coastal region close to Somalia.

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    • Jenny Lei Ravelo

      Jenny Lei Ravelo is a Devex Senior Reporter based in Manila. She covers global health, with a particular focus on the World Health Organization, and other development and humanitarian aid trends in Asia Pacific. Prior to Devex, she wrote for ABS-CBN, one of the largest broadcasting networks in the Philippines, and was a copy editor for various international scientific journals. She received her journalism degree from the University of Santo Tomas.

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