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Somalia:UN calls for more funds to save lives across Horn of Africa – UN News + Related News

Saturday, July 30, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 30,2011

After a 25-day trek from Somalia, a family arrives at Dadaab camp in Kenya and receives a 15-day food ration from WFP

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UN News:Aid to Horn of Africa must be linked to boosting long-term food security – Ban

Tuesday, July 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 26,2011
Security Council Press Statement on Situation in Somalia

Thousands of Somalis have fled their country to escape famine that exists in two regions of southern Somalia

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Somalia:UN stands by Somalia ‘famine’ declaration, cites evidence

Saturday, July 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 23,2011
By William M. Reilly
UNITED NATIONS, July 22 (Xinhua) — The United Nations is confident of its data on famine in southern Somalia with a spokeswoman for the UN’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) telling Xinhua on Friday that “it is clear there are serious needs” in parts of the Read more…

Somalia:UN declares famine in two regions of southern Somalia – UN News

Wednesday, July 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  July 20,2011
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Somalia: UN official urges concerted response to humanitarian crisis

Friday, February 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Feberuary 04,2011.

2 February 2011 –The top United Nations humanitarian official today called for a concerted response to the crisis in Somalia, where a worsening drought has led to severe shortages of water, food and pasture, Read more…