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Horn of Africa drought

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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Halwo Ibrahim Mohamed, a farmer, from Ceel-Hume, Somaliland
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New research: Local food and fuel prices more than triple in some of the world’s most at risk communities

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Dead livestock found inside/outside the community of Ceel-Dheere, Somaliland.
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Horn of Africa drought: “Now the world is ending”

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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