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Djibouti, at UN, appeals for proactive aid to prevent drought and famine – UN News

Saturday, September 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 24,2011

President Ismaël Omar Guelleh of Djibouti ,at UN – Photo: UN News

UNITED NATIONS – 23 September 2011 –Djibouti, one of the countries most severely affected by the current drought and famine in the Horn of Africa, today used the podium of the General Assembly to call on the world to not only provide immediate aid but also take the longer-term steps to prevent a recurrence. Read more…

Somalia: Wasiirka Arrimaha Gudaha Oo Gudoomay Deeq Ay Dawladda Cumaan Muqdisho Keentay Maanta – SAWIRRO

Friday, September 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 23,2011

Wasiirka Arrimaha Gudaha iyo Amniga Qaranka Oo Saxaafadda Garoonka Kula Hadlaya

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Russia to help Somalia fight drought

Saturday, September 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 17,2011
Yelizaveta Isakova


Photo: EPA   

Russia is to  give 2 million dollars worth of foodstuffs in  aid to Somalia, which has been hit by devastating drought. This was announced by Alexander Panki, Read more…

Somalia:Somali official slams “ineffective” famine response

Friday, September 9, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 9,2011
By Aaron Maasho
ADDIS ABABA, Sept 8 (Reuters) – Aid trickling in to famine-stricken Somalia is ineffective and donors should focus on propping up the war-shattered Read more…

Kenya to host regional conference on drought

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 7,2011
by Peter Mutai and Ronald Njoroge
NAIROBI, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) — Kenya will host a regional summit in Nairobi on Thursday to address the humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa caused by the worst drought in the region in the last 60 years. Read more…

Horn of Africa in drought crisis & FAO calls for increased efforts stem food crisis

Tuesday, September 6, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Sept. 6,2011
FAO calls for increased efforts stem food crisis in Horn of Africa
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Somalia:Warka Dalka ,Gargaarka,Barakacayaasha,Wafuuda – TFG

Saturday, August 27, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 27,2011
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China pledges more aid for Horn of Africa

Friday, August 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 26,2011
BEIJING, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) — China pledged on Thursday to make more efforts to aid people living in the drought-stricken Horn of Africa in collaboration with the International Committee for the Red Cross (ICRC). Read more…

AU secures over 350 million USD at pledging conference for drought in Horn of Africa

Friday, August 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 26,2011   “One Africa One Voice against Hunger.”

ADDIS ABABA, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) on Thursday Read more…

Somalia: Wararka Dalka ,Gargaarka,Wafuuda – TFG da

Saturday, August 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 20,2011


 

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