Arkiv for kategorien ‘Horn of Africa 2011 Famine’


World confronts serious water crisis

tirsdag, 11. september 2012

InterAction Council: The world today confronts a water crisis with critical implications for peace, political stability and economic development, experts…

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The Horn of Africa drought bites deeper

mandag, 26. september 2011

AfricaNews: As the devastating drought causes havoc on the Horn of Africa region the number of people affected is staggering.…

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East Africa, Arab world face food crisis

lørdag, 10. september 2011

UPI: The main humanitarian focus is in East Africa, where the catastrophe sweeping the region has been a long time…

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Global Warming Behind Somali Drought

søndag, 28. august 2011

PARIS, Aug 26, 2011 (IPS) – The severe drought in the Horn of Africa, which has caused the death of…

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Climate Change and the Famine on the Horn of Africa

torsdag, 4. august 2011

NatureNews: Chris Funk explains how his group last year forecast the drought in Somalia that is now turning into famine…

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Famine thresholds surpassed in three new areas of southern Somalia

torsdag, 4. august 2011

USAID: A humanitarian emergency persists across all other regions of southern Somalia, and tens of thousands of excess deaths have…

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KENYA: Drought exacerbates conflict in Turkana

lørdag, 30. juli 2011

LOKICHOGGIO, 29 July 2011 (IRIN) – Cross-border armed conflict over resources among Turkana pastoralists in northeastern Kenya has increased following…

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New analysis indicates that 2010/11 was one of the driest years in the eastern Horn since 1950/51

torsdag, 21. juli 2011

Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) 2011-07-21 13-23-10 horn of africa usaid

FEWS NET/USGS has merged two historical rainfall data sets: interpolated rain gauge data from 1950‐2009 and satellite derived rainfall estimates…

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2011 Horn of Africa famine

torsdag, 21. juli 2011

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The 2011 Horn of Africa famine is a famine occurring in several regions in the Horn of Africa as a…

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SPECIAL COVERAGE: Horn of Africa hunger crisis

mandag, 18. juli 2011

AlertNet

SPECIAL COVERAGE- Horn of Africa hunger crisis - AlertNet 2011-07-18 17-53-25

LONDON (AlertNet) – One of the most severe droughts in 60 years has hit more than 10 million people in…

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Dadaab: the largest refugee camp in the world — audio slideshow

mandag, 18. juli 2011

Guardian

• The total population in need in the region is about 10.7 million people. This figure includes some 778,000 refugees…

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Horn of Africa

søndag, 10. juli 2011

East Africa drought - ActionAid 2011-07-10 13-14-22

ActionAid: Poor rains in the last two wet seasons have led to severe drought across large parts of the Horn…

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Millions need urgent aid amidst drought, conflict and food crisis in the Horn of Africa

fredag, 8. juli 2011

VIDEO: 30 June 2011 – UNICEF’s Regional Emergency Advisor for Eastern and Southern Africa, Robert McCarthy, dicsusses the food crisis…

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Millions risk hunger in Horn of Africa

torsdag, 7. juli 2011

AlertNet Video: More than ten million people face drought and starvation in the Horn of Africa region as aid agencies…

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Horn of Africa drought: interactive map

mandag, 4. juli 2011

Guardian

Some 10 million people are at risk in the Horn of Africa as two years of drought have forced food…

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