harjit Sajjan on Horn of Africa

Canada offers $73m in funding to respond to drought in Horn of Africa

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Canada is extremely concerned by the drought in the Horn of Africa and its impact on vulnerable populations already struggling as a result of poverty, insecurity and the COVID-19 pandemic. Severe drought conditions in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia could result in over 20 million people across the region needing emergency food assistance in 2022, which would be a …