Millions of people around the world are going to bed this evening with an empty stomach. Twenty million of them are on the brink of famine and starvation.
The UN needs $5 billion to respond to this crisis.
The government of Ireland has responded generously to the famine appeal but will it do the same in the future?
Call on the foreign minister of Ireland to attend the Global Citizen Festival and pledge to support the famine appeal in future years.