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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…

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Somalia:China calls for further promotion of peace process in Somalia

Thursday, September 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 15,2011
UNITED NATIONS, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) — China’s UN Ambassador Li Baodong on Wednesday urged the parties in Somalia to take opportunity to vigorously promote peace process. 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…

Somalia famine response faces access issue: OCHA

Wednesday, August 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 24,2011
By Rebekah Mintzer
UNITED NATIONS, Aug. 23 (Xinhua) — For UN agencies working to provide humanitarian aid to those suffering from famine in Somalia, gaining sufficient Read more…

Somalia:Top UN relief official urges “every effort” to help famine-hit Somalia

Thursday, August 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 18,2011


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Somalia:Madaxweynaha DJibouti oo Maanta Booqday Muqdisho , Xerada Barkacayaasha(Badbaado) & Isbitaal Banadir

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 16,2011 
Codsi:Soomaali waa is aamini la’dahay waa inaad noqotaan kuwii ukala damaanad qaada! -By Darwiish.

Muqdisho,Somalia – Madaxweynaha dalka DJibouti Mudane Ismaaciil Cumar geele iyo wafdi uu hogaaminayo ayaa maanta ka dagey gegida dayuuradaha magaalada Muqdisho ee Adan Cadde Airport.

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Somalia:South Africa to deliver 18 tons of supplies to Somalia + More Related News

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 16,2011
Security Council shows support for building Somali government, helping those impacted by famine 
Somalia’s president visits Burundi to request more peacekeepers
 Humanitarian aid stolen in Somalia
Somali pirates release Maltese vessel
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Somalia:WFP expands relief work in famine-hit Somalia

Sunday, August 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 14,2011
By KATHARINE HOURELD (AP)
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The World Food Program said Saturday that it is expanding its food distribution efforts in famine-struck Somalia, where the U.N. estimates that only 20 percent of people needing aid are getting it. Read more…

Horn of Africa:AU seeking 2 bln U.S. dollars for support to drought affected Africans

Sunday, August 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 14,2011
ADDIS ABABA, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) — The African Union (AU) said on Saturday that it will organize an event on Monday to build momentum towards the Pledging Conference on the humanitarian situation in the Horn of Africa. Read more…

Somalia:Top UN relief official visits Mogadishu to assess drought situation

Saturday, August 13, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 13,2011                              Somali

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