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East Africa Food Crisis

Severe drought, chronic water shortages and now rising food and energy prices due to the war on Ukraine, are pushing families to the brink of survival.
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Ceel-Giniseed Migrant Community
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East Africa Food Crisis: Ceel-Giniseed

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Amina Jama Ismail, 40 year-old mother from Hidhinta, Somaliland.
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East Africa Food Crisis: Xidhinta

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A thriving farm despite the drought, from Ceel-Hume, Somaliland
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East Africa Food Crisis: Ceel-Hume

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ActionAid Afghanistan winter emergency appeal

Afghanistan crisis appeal

Freezing temperatures and heavy snowstorms are intensifying an already devastating humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan, with more than half the population facing severe hunger and malnutrition.

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