Governments and other stakeholders are meeting in Bonn, Germany, from June 1-12, 2009 to decide what issues to include in the world's next climate change agreement which may be settled as early as December in Copenhagen.
Horn of Africa Hunger Crisis
In 2011, a catastrophic drought struck the Horn of Africa, affecting Somalia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Djibouti and Kenya. A mass migration ensued. Cases of malnutrition skyrocketed, especially among children, and millions needed help.
The needs in Dadaab, which hosts more than 465,000 people, remain urgent, but humanitarian agencies do not have sufficient funds to provide essential services for the care and protection of encamped populations in 2012.
Food insecurity and conflict still a threat for the Horn of Africa, Dadaab refugee camp running out of funding