#Somalia

  • Article: Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame
    Food & Hunger

    Famine Is on the Rise Around the World — and Climate Change Is to Blame

    July 3, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Almost 20M are facing starvation due to fighting & drought in South Sudan, Nigeria, and Somalia. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Small African Countries Will Be Among the Hardest Hit by Trump’s Budget Cuts
    Citizenship

    These 5 Small African Countries Will Be Among the Hardest Hit by Trump’s Budget Cuts

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 29, 2017

    Across the board, foreign aid cuts will devastate smaller countries that rely on the US for aid. Read more

  • Article: Canadian Government Creates Famine Relief Fund to Match Donations
    Food & Hunger

    Canadian Government Creates Famine Relief Fund to Match Donations

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 29, 2017

    The Government of Canada announced the creation of the Famine Relief Fund today. Read more

  • Article: These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay
    Citizenship

    These 6 Countries Execute People for Being Gay

    By Joe McCarthy|May 26, 2017

    Everywhere in the world, LGBTQ people are discriminated against for simply being who they are. Read more

  • Article: These College Kids Knocked on 700 Doors to Raise Money for Food in Somalia
    Food & Hunger

    These College Kids Knocked on 700 Doors to Raise Money for Food in Somalia

    By Gabriella Canal|May 24, 2017

    Internet celebs, actors, airlines, and college kids are leading the movement to fight famine. Read more

  • Article: 1.4 Million Somali Children Will Be Acutely Malnourished in 2017, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    1.4 Million Somali Children Will Be Acutely Malnourished in 2017, UN Says

    By James O'Hare|May 3, 2017

    "We need to do far more, and faster, to save lives.” Read more

  • Article: Two Minnesotans Raised More Than $92K for Somalia Famine Relief
    Food & Hunger

    Two Minnesotans Raised More Than $92K for Somalia Famine Relief

    By James O'Hare|April 27, 2017

    This is how you use social media. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Worsening Horn of Africa's Hunger Crisis, Oxfam Says
    Environment

    Climate Change Is Worsening Horn of Africa's Hunger Crisis, Oxfam Says

    April 27, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    About 12 million people in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia are at risk of hunger. Read more