Unesco rejects danger listing for Lake Turkana

Lobby group says the construction of Gibe 3 Dam in Ethiopia will increase salinity, affect fisheries, and push Kenya's Lake Turkana's vulnerable ecosystem to the brink of collapse. Photo/GOOGLEMAP

A United Nations agency seeking to safeguard the world's cultural and natural heritage has rejected its advisors' call to include Lake Turkana on a list of endangered sites.

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