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Underreported, Part I: Drought in the Horn of Africa

Thursday, July 21, 2011

The Horn of Africa is facing its worst drought in 60 years. Already, 10 million people are in urgent need of food in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya and yesterday the United Nations declared its first famine in 27 years for parts of Somalia. On today’s first Underreported, Nora Love, the International Rescue Committee’s deputy director of programs, discusses the situation across the region.

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Nora Love

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Comments [3]

Thersa from MA

A great interview with a well informed person on the ground level. Unfortunately, a tragic human story that has been in the making for some time and complicated by government and regional politics.IRC does a great job in unimagainable circumstances.

Jul. 23 2011 11:41 AM
Mark from Montana

Great interview. The International Rescue Committee seems to be doing great work. Thanks for the informative discussion.

Jul. 22 2011 12:14 PM
stacia from MA

Thanks, very informative. I'd like to hear more from Nora Love.

Jul. 22 2011 07:48 AM

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