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South Sudan in Crisis ACTION
World  (tags: South Sudan, violence, world, human rights, famine, foreign aid workers dispelled )

Nancy
- 90 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Rain and humanitarian aid helped stall the onset of famine but a new threat looms -- renewed fighting.
In Drought Crisis, Company Sees Profit Opportunity
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, corruption, corporate profits, death, famine, government, media, misery, politics )

Kit
- 848 days ago - commondreams.org
As drought consequences increase, UN agencies call for global action plans while one company is eyeing profits from the crisis.
War, Drought, and Famine: Promote Peace in the Sahel ACTION
World  (tags: war, USAID, famine, drought, hunger, Sahel, Africa, peace, humanrights, children, violence )

Nancy
- 850 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.
Somali Famine Over But 2.3 Million Still At Risk
World  (tags: Somalia, famine, hunger, people, children, africa, conflict, HumanRights, news, society, world )

Lindsey
- 1048 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
NAIROBI, Kenya -- The United Nations said Friday that conditions in Somalia have improved enough to downgrade the country's famine, but the world body's Food and Agricultural Organization warned that continued assistance is needed to stop the region..
Hungry No More - Petition @ ONE
World  (tags: world, africa, famine, ONE International, Act Now, petition, Bono, drought )

Naoko
- 1159 days ago - act.one.org
Drought is an act of nature. Famine is man-made. Let's put an end to famine.
Hunger No More-Put An End To Famine. Take Action!
World  (tags: famine, hunger, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, children, HumanRights, society, world )

Lindsey
- 1165 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Drought my be an act of nature, but famine is not. The current crisis in the Horn of Africa is a man-made disaster that could have been avoided. But we don't have the necessary political will to stop the starving - and its causes.
TAKE ACTION NOW! DROUGHT IS AN ACT OF NATURE---FAMINE IS MAN-MADE!
World  (tags: world, africa, famine, drought, activism, money, politics, politics, news, death, children, Refugees&Relief, interesting, ethics, crime, Refugees&Relief, society )

Cal
- 1171 days ago - act.one.org
The famine in Somalia has killed 30,000 children in 3 months. In 2011 we have the opportunity to make famine a thing of the past. Lives are in your hands. Let's put an end to famine in Africa--PLEASE watch the video and SIgn the Petition!
Somalia: Famine Warning Signs Must Never Again Be Ignored
World  (tags: africa, children, conflict, famine, drought )

Jill
- 1176 days ago - allafrica.com
Stressing that the warning signs of impending disaster were evident, but ignored, long before drought and famine began killing tens of thousands of people in the Horn of Africa, the United Nations today swung its support behind a 'Never Again' campaign
Does Kenya Need GM Crops as It Battles Famine in the Horn of Africa?
World  (tags: world, politics, food aid, environment, famine, GM crops, government, society, Refugees&Relief, news )

Cal
- 1194 days ago - theecologist.org
In the midst of a dire need to feed millions of people facing hunger because of drought, Kenya's newly passed Biosafety Act allows for the importation of GM crops - but at what cost?
ACTION ALERT: Crisis in the Horn of Africa: Help Stop the Starvation! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: somalia, humans, rights, famine, clean water, africa, protection )

Simone
- 1196 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On July 20th, The UN formally declared a famine in parts of Somalia--for the first time in nearly 20 years. It's a frightening term, but the reality is even worse: More than 12 million people are desperately in need of food, clean water.
Millions Are Starving in the Horn of Africa, But Nobody's Talking About It
World  (tags: world, famine, AFrican Famine, news, media coverage, media, politics, africa, children, death, Refugees&Relief, society )

Cal
- 1199 days ago - motherjones.com
The United Nations has called the ongoing drought and famine in Somalia the "worst humanitarian disaster" in the world. It's going to get worse in the coming months, but news outlets have barely noticed
Child Dies Every Six Minutes in Somalia Famine   video
World  (tags: Somalia, Famine, Children, Donation, Petition )

Elias
- 1212 days ago - youtube.com
A child is dying from starvation every six minutes in drought-hit Somalia, shocked aid workers revealed recently. It means that around 250 malnourished youngsters under five die each day. Any petition or donation link is highly appreciated.
Stop Congress From Cutting Crucial Funding to Global Anti-Hunger Programs ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, anti hunger programs, food, famine, protection )

Cher
- 1212 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations has recently warned that the world could be on the verge of another global food crisis similar to the one in 2008. Today, 925 million people worldwide suffer from hunger, and every nine seconds a child dies of hunger-related causes.
TAKE ACTION NOW!! Stop Somalia's Tragedy
World  (tags: world, Somalia, famine, activism, hunger, death, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', unitednations, UnitedNations, politics, news, society, freedoms, conflict )

Cal
- 1226 days ago - avaaz.org
Right now, more than 2000 people are dying every day in Somalia, in a famine that threatens to starve eleven million people to death--The UN Security Council is meeting in a few days -- let's demand that they take immediate action to support key Arab nati
 

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