The New Northeast

tracking the Spirit in the Episcopal Diocese of Maine

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Support for Horn of Africa famine victims focuses on Somalian refugees in Kenya

From Episcopal Relief & Development: The food shortage is the consequence of a sustained drought that is said to be the worst in more than 50 years. Reports indicate that over 800,000 people have fled Somalia as a result, many seeking refuge in the neighboring countries of Kenya and Ethiopia. In response to the developing…

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