News From the Field
Drought, conflict and migration in Kenya
September 10, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.A new study uses a nationwide survey to examine connections among droughts, migration, and violence. The research team surveyed 1,400 respondents in 175 locations, asking if they had relocated either permanently or temporarily because of drought, if they had been victims of violence, and, using an indirect questioning method, whether they have latent support for the use of violence. Full Story
University of Utah
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