U.S. President Proposes Huge Aid Cuts
The draft budget, if passed, will heavily impact the World Food Programme, a key lifeline organization especially in famine-stricken areas.
East African, 21 March 2017
US President Donald Trump has proposed massive cuts in allocations to the United Nations and America's aid agency USAid in his new budget. Read more »
Donald Trump speaking at an immigration policy speech in Phoenix, Arizona.
VOA, 21 March 2017
As the U.S. government proposes severe cuts in foreign aid, Africa and its neighbors are experiencing a massive hunger crisis, with 20 million people facing possible starvation in… Read more »
IPS, 17 March 2017
In the midst of responding to the worst humanitarian crisis since records began, the UN is now faced with potential funding cuts from its biggest donor, the United States. Read more »
Al Jazeera, 19 March 2017
Jerome Jarre's viral hashtag, #TurkishAirlinesHelpSomalia, was yet another attempt to draw worldwide attention to the famine in the Somali peninsula, but the Somali people are in… Read more »