Marie Michael Library

Title

Losing The Land

Length

52 min.

File No

381

Format

DVD

Description

The problems of drought, desertification and land depletion in Kenya is presenting challenges to pastoralist peoples. This film describes the lifestyle of nomadic pastoralists and the effects drought has had on their lives. They also face the pressure to give up their way of life and settle in one location. Once fertile lands are being exhausted due to lack of proper contracts between tenants and landlords.

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