Kenya Before the Storm

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In September/October 2007, Victoria Fenner went to Kenya. Now, three months later, she reflects on the people she met, plays the sounds she gathered and shares some thoughts ... now that the collective mood of this young democracy have turned from hope to fear after the results of the December 27 election. 00:00 – Rabble Promo and theme 00:50 – Intro House of Sound and Story – Victoria travels to Kenya 2:59 – On the Campaign Trail with Njaaga – documentary campaigning Kenyan style (produced in early December from material gathered in early October before the violence broke out) 9:59 – current situation, reflections, intro Njaaga’s Child Hope Home 11:26 – Songs and Voices from Njaaga’s Child Hope Home 16:20 – conclusion – what you can do … If you would like more information about Njaaga's Child Hope Home, to sponsor a child or make a donation, email Victoria Fenner at She will put you in touch with Project Tuska, a Newmarket based grassroots organization to help support the work of the orphanage. Or contact Fran Lenhardt at The website for Njaaga's Child Hope Home is: You can also read about the Children's Home at

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