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Hungry Venezuelans Cry at the Sight of Food, as Economic Crisis Deepens
World  (tags: world, politics, Venezuela, drought, political crisis, food crisis )

AWAY AWHI
- 458 days ago - money.cnn.com
Pregnant women, children and even elderly Venezuelans crossed into Colombia on Sunday after the border was temporarily reopened, allowing them to buy basic foods and toiletries -- rare commodities in their home country.
Petition - Urge the International Community to Aid Ethiopia During This Dire Drought
World  (tags: Ethiopia, drought, World Food Programme )

Sai Krish
- 507 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our petition today to stand with World Food Program USA by urging the international community to support Ethiopia during this hunger crisis.
Severe Drought in Cambodia Kills Fish, Animals, Puts Villagers at Risk
World  (tags: Drought, Cambodia, Siem Pang, Phnom Penh )

Derek
- 541 days ago - rfa.org
The temperature there, which has reached as high as 47 degrees Celsius (117 degrees Fahrenheit), has caused water temperatures to rise and areas of the protected river to dry up, killing about 60 tons of fish since April 22, said Pen Vanrith.
The DROUGHT in South Africa
World  (tags: society, South Africa, Drought, world )

Frans
- 544 days ago - droughtsa.org.za
your knowledge gateway to managing water scarcity in times of drought ...
A Mega City Runs Dry - Brazils Largest City Faces Its Worse Water Crises
World  (tags: Sao Paulo, drought, water crisis, Sabesps, bonuses, shareholers )

Dandelion
- 895 days ago - adbusters.org
It started with an irony, that may well be the perfect metaphor: the largest city in a country that holds 20 percent of Earths fresh water supply ends up without any.
The Middle East Runs Out of Water
World  (tags: drought, middle-east, water, corruption, crime, europe, ethics, freedoms, society, world )

Gillian
- 895 days ago - danielpipes.org
A ranking Iranian political figure, Issa Kalantari, recently warned that past mistakes leave Iran with water supplies so insufficient that up to 70 percent, or 55 million out of 78 million Iranians, would be forced to abandon their native country for
Needed: 11 Trillion Gallons to Replenish California Drought!!
World  (tags: california, drought, earth, emergency )

Demy
- 1041 days ago - science.nasa.gov
Shocking story.. It will likely take decades to get over it! More: ca.gov/drought , www.nbcnews.com/storyline/california-drought
New Climate Models Predict An Australian Forever-Drought
World  (tags: Australia, weather, science, study, drought, chronic dryness, environment, climate change )

Carrie
- 1196 days ago - motherboard.vice.com
A new NOAA study, published in the journal Nature Geoscience, applies a recently developed global climate model to the Australian situation, evaluating both the likely causes of the chronic dryness and the likely future of the region's climate.
Angola Slow on Drought Response as People Die of Hunger
World  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

AWAY AWHI
- 1567 days ago - ipsnews.net
Church groups, local NGOs and international aid organisations have launched appeals to get supplies to drought-stricken southern Angola where people are reported to be dying from a lack of food and water. It is estimated that between half a million and 8
How Famine Killed 133,000 Kids in Somalia
World  (tags: world, politics, africa, hunger, drought, children, death, ethics, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights )

AWAY AWHI
- 1635 days ago - theweek.com
Experts say the tragedy could have been avoided
War, Drought, and Famine: Promote Peace in the Sahel ACTION
World  (tags: war, USAID, famine, drought, hunger, Sahel, Africa, peace, humanrights, children, violence )

Nancy
- 1889 days ago - thehungersite.com
A trio of complications has come together to put Africa's Sahel region in crisis. Violence, drought, and famine affect roughly 18 million people in the Sahel right now.
Refugees in South Sudan Facing "Full-Blown Humanitarian Crisis"
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, drought, warfare, South Sudan, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', war, Refugees&Relief, news, africa, freedoms, conflict )

AWAY AWHI
- 1951 days ago - ipsnews.net
Within the next nine days, drinking water at refugee camps in South Sudan's Upper Nile state will run dry, warned the aid agency Doctors Without Borders on Tuesday. Meanwhile, refugees continue to stream into the state, as the few camps set up to house to
AFRICA: Alarm Rising Over Food Crisis in Sahel Region
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, drought, Sahel region, news, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, society )

AWAY AWHI
- 1956 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Abnormal drought, locally high food prices, and regional conflict have ramped up concerns that 18 million people could suffer from malnutrition and starvation as the lean season sets in
'A Cry for Help': Hunger and Drought Crisis in West Africa
World  (tags: drought, death, children, UNICEF, africa, world, politics, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, news )

AWAY AWHI
- 1973 days ago - abcnews.go.com
The U.N. estimates that 15 million people in the region are suffering from food shortages caused by drought and conflict and UNICEF says that nearly 1.5 million children are near starvation.
'The Real Hunger Games': A Million Children at Risk as Sahel Region Suffers Punishing Drought
World  (tags: world, africa, hunger, drought, Sahel, government, death, children, politics )

AWAY AWHI
- 1992 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The UN warns that a million children in Africa's Sahel region face malnutrition due to drought in region.
 

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