AVAAZ PETITION - To World Bank President: Use your leverage over the Kenyan government to urgently halt the violent evictions of the Sengwer people from Embobut Forest

Armed Kenya Forest Service (KFS) guards arrive in Embobut Forest to forcefully evict communities
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FPP

AVAAZ PETITION - To World Bank President: Use your leverage over the Kenyan government to urgently halt the violent evictions of the Sengwer people from Embobut Forest

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Funds are urgently needed to continue the legal effort to stop these appalling evictions now, and to ensure that Sengwer families can safely return to the forest. To donate please visit this JustGiving page.

Kenya Forest Service guards have been burning Sengwer homes forcing communities to flee their ancestral lands
By
Justin Kenrick
"All their [school] Uniforms, our cooking pans, water containers, cups have been burnt. There was no consultation."
By
Justin Kenrick
Children fleeing armed guards - Embobut, Kenya 2014
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FPP