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Waterhole monitoring: High-tech drought preparedness and response - Kenya

Jan 2013

Pastoral communities in Kenya depend on watering holes for their livestock. Water shortages have led to conflict among communities and for some pastoralists to give up their livelihood entirely.

Waterholes are therefore critical for survival. With funding from the European Union, FAO has piloted the programme in Turkana County, northwestern Kenya.

Author: FAO/Kenya