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Offline francis

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« Reply #15 on: August 19, 2011, 06:40:49 pm »
Somalia crisis deepens despite aid, August 20, 2011

Despite the international aid effort in Somalia, the famine affecting millions of people deepens and the death toll continues to climb.

International organisations are calling for aid to be intensified and in Mogadishu, local officials whose districts have been swamped by new arrivals are echoing that plea.

From dawn to dusk, many work hard to keep the people of Mogadishu alive. …




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« Reply #16 on: August 22, 2011, 11:24:56 pm »
Just remarkable!
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« Reply #17 on: September 24, 2011, 05:04:06 pm »
World Bank triples Africa drought aid September 25, 2011 08:44:03

The World Bank will more than triple funding to $1.92 billion for the worsening drought in Horn of Africa countries, affecting more than 13 million people.  However, people are still starving due to drought as the food crisis engulfs parts of Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Djibouti and Uganda.





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