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WHO launches online nutrition guidance

Thursday, August 11, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 11,2011

GENEVA, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) — In a bid to prevent millions of deaths and suffering every year from malnutrition, the Geneva-based World Health Organization (WHO) launched an online initiative on Wednesday. Read more…

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Dadaab:UNICEF intensifies relief efforts at Kenya’s Dadaab refugee camp

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 7,2011
By Ben Ochieng and Wang Yanan
DADAAB, Kenya, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) — With an influx of new arrivals straining resources in the camps and host communities, the UN children’s fund is delivering life-saving support in health and nutrition, water, sanitation and hygiene and Read more…

Somalia:Malnourished Somali baby thriving as rare success

Sunday, August 7, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 7,2011

By MALKHADIR M. MUHUMED (AP)

DADAAB, Kenya (AP) — Only 10 days ago, Minhaj Gedi Farah was too weak to cry and his skin crumpled liked thin leather under the pressure of his mother’s Read more…

Somalia Famine:Aid agencies call on world to save lives in Somalia

Thursday, July 21, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 21,2011
by Peter Mutai
NAIROBI, July 21 (Xinhua) — Aid agencies have urgently called on the international community to act now to respond to the catastrophe in Somalia, saying relabeling this disaster as a famine means very little to the people of Somalia who are continuing to suffer. Read more…

Somalia:Guddiga Gurmadka Abaaraha Qaranka oo Account u furay kaalmada dadka soo barakacay.

Thursday, July 14, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 14,2011

 

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Somalia:UN agency voices concern at high malnutrition rates among Somali refugees – UN News

Tuesday, July 5, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 5,2011

This young Somali was suffering from severe malnutrition after fleeing home with his parents

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