John Mwikya

Consultant Agri-climatologist and former depty director, Kenya Metrological Department

Consultant Agri-climatologist and former depty director, Kenya Metrological Department

John Mwikya

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The remote arid and semi-arid Lands of Northern Kenya are dominated by pastoralist livestock production and are constantly threatened by prolonged droughts. Destocking, restocking and moving their herd to grazing areas are a key coping strategy for herders. Yet in times of stress, herders often find themselves selling stock at low prices. The challenge of accessing information serves is a key constraint for pastoralist communities to make informed decisions and manage risks.

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