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.
Donald Trump speaking at an immigration policy speech in Phoenix, Arizona.
Aid Officials Concerned at Proposed US Aid Cuts
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 »
UN Facing Famines, Conflicts and Now U.S. Funding Cuts
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 »
Ending Famine in Somalia, the Turkish Way
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 »
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