Child Malnutrition Surges in Somalia
The UN Children's Fund says the number of children projected to suffer from acute malnutrition has increased by 50 percent from the initial estimates given at the beginning of this year.
Deutsche Welle, 2 May 2017
The projected number of children expected to suffer has skyrocketed, doubling since January of this year. The country's combination of drought, dislocation, and disease is proving… Read more »
A mother giving a glass of salt water to her child (file photo).
Shabelle, 2 May 2017
Some 1.4 million children in drought-hit Somalia are projected to suffer acute malnutrition this year, 50 percent more than estimated in January, the U.N. Children's Fund (UNICEF)… Read more »