1995 Formulation of the Drought preparedness, intervention and recovery programme

(April, 1995) Formulation of the ‘Drought preparedness, intervention and recovery programme’, a proposal for arid and semi-arid districts in North-Eastern Kenya commissioned by the Netherlands Directorate of Development Co-operation (DGIS) in collaboration with ETC-East Africa.

The programme is formulated based on experiences of the Drought Monitoring Programme (DMP; 1996-1999) and proposed a methodology to monitor drought related stress among pastoralist population of 4 districts in Northern Kenya and the development and application of appropriate drought preparedness and recovery responses.