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Water Hardship

Mtito Andey, Kenya. The hardship of villagers such as Amiwa: year over year, less water, less wood, less jobs, less money. Many are forced into poaching, setting traps to catch wildlife in the bordering Tsavo national park. Many are forced into prostitution, at a time where HIV infection rates are at their highest. Masai Mara. […]


Oayuwa Mattew, 12, leaves in a family of 6 in Mtito Andei ( Kenya), bordering the Tsavo National Park. Her parents are poachers. They set traps in the park to capture and sell bush meat to other villagers and brokers coming from Nairobi. They burn 100 year old trees to get $5 worth of charcoal. […]