Urgent humanitarian assistance to avert famine

These pictures were taken a few months ago in eastern Somaliland. The drought is the worst in living memory for many Somalilanders. It is estimated that over 1 million people have been displaced and, with the deaths of large numbers of livestock, countless livelihoods have been destroyed. We are proud of the efforts that Somalilanders have made to provide assistance to those suffering from the drought, including through our diaspora communities. Nevertheless, Somaliland also needs the international community to step up its support and avert the looming humanitarian catastrophe

IMG_4275

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s