UN Official Urges Global Aid for Somalia



Publisher:
Al Jazeera English
Publication Date:
18 October 2012
Tags:
Somalia, Aid and Assistance, International Organizations and Africa

Mark Bowden, outgoing United Nations humanitarian coordinator for Somalia, has called for increased international aid to the Horn of Africa nation.

With two million people still dependent on food aid, Bowden says the country's food crisis is not dissipating.

Bowden says the international community has "not done enough" to tackle the complex humanitarian challenges the nation faces.




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UN Urges Global Aid for Somalia

The outgoing UN humanitarian official for Somalia has called on the international community to increase aid to tackle the complex humanitarian challenges facing the country. Read more »