Start A Petition

Worst Drought in 60 Years Brings Starvation Fears to East Africa

World  (tags: environment, water, weather, climate, world, society, politics, news )

- 2521 days ago -
A prolonged drought in East Africa is bringing many of the region's impoverished to their knees: the World Food Program (WFP) is warning that 10 million people in the region are facing severe shortages.

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Raluca Anghel (84)
Friday July 1, 2011, 5:01 am
noted, thanks!

Past Member (0)
Friday July 1, 2011, 9:57 am
Noted and shared, thank you!

T. A. H (39)
Friday July 1, 2011, 11:59 am
Now it begins.

Rosie Lopez (73)
Friday July 1, 2011, 3:47 pm
noted and sharing thanks cal!

criss s (4)
Friday July 1, 2011, 3:54 pm

. (0)
Friday July 1, 2011, 4:15 pm
Where is Peace Corp? The Red Cross? Why hasn't this been brought up to the floor of the UN? If people can float flotilla devices to the Gaza, they would be better served to bring relief where it's really needed.

Dorothy P (1)
Saturday July 2, 2011, 1:46 am
It is only a matter of time before the world hears of another famine taking place in Africa. Timely reminder of the words of Jesus when he says that even if we give a glass of water to the least of these my brothersl, you have done it unto me!
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in World

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.