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Kenya land dispute: Indigenous Mau removed from forest home

Some of the displaced have sought shelter in schools.

A community of forest dwellers in Kenya is struggling to survive after being evicted from its ancestral land.

The Ogiek people say they were given the legal right to live in the forest in court.

But the government says they are destroying parts of a fragile ecosystem.

Al Jazeera’s Catherine Soi reports from the Mau Forest in the Rift Valley.