News

  • Drought ravages Daaba Community

    News Article
    March 1, 2017

    Following a potracted drought, Daaba community in Isiolo County is bearing the brunt. A visit by Caritas Isiolo and CAFOD teams to the area on 28/02/2017 found that herders mostly men have moved with livestock has migrated to far flung areas leaving behind women, the eldery and children.

  • TRANSFORMING LIVES THROUGH INCREASED CROP PRODUCTION FOOD

    News Article
    April 19, 2017

    My name is Mary Shuel Kukuya. I’m 30 years old and a single mother of 5 children. I am a resident of Leparua a village in Isiolo County where I have lived since birth. The name Leparua in my Dorobo community means a tree. As you can see, we have a lot of trees here. Similarly, my name Kukuya means straight.  I hail from a pastoral community which primarily relies on livestock for sustenance.

  • Caritas International - One Human Family, Food for All

    News Article
    October 25, 2016

     

    “We are in front of a global scandal of around one billion – one billion people who still suffer from hunger today. We cannot look the other way and pretend this does not exist.” –- Pope Francis, 9 December 2013

  • Biography of Mother Teresa

    News Article
    September 5, 2016

    Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, the future Mother Teresa, was born on 26 August 1910, in Skopje, Macedonia, to Albanian heritage. Her father, a well-respected local businessman, died when she was eight years old, leaving her mother, a devoutly religious woman, to open an embroidery and cloth business to support the family.