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Somali Famine

Human Climate Change Big Factor In Somali Famine

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.15.2013 | Green

NAIROBI, Kenya — Global warming may have contributed to low rain levels in Somalia in 2011 where tens of thousands died in a famine, research by...

U.N. Downgrades Somali Famine, But Situation Still Dire

AP | JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 04.03.2012 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — The United Nations said Friday that Somalia's famine is over, but the world body's Food and Agricultural Organization warned th...

Many Somali Famine Victims Afraid To Return Home

AP | By JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 11.26.2011 | Impact

DOLO, Somalia -- Lush patches of green dot this once-barren land, allowing goats and camels to graze. A nearby field is full of large, purple onions t...

Malnourished Somali Baby Thriving As Rare Success

AP | MALKHADIR M. MUHUMED | Posted 10.06.2011 | World

Malkhadir M. Muhumed, Associated Press DADAAB, Kenya -- Only 10 days ago, Minhaj Gedi Farah was too weak to cry and his skin crumpled liked thin l...

WATCH: Iman On Somalia's 'Heartbreaking' Famine

Posted 09.30.2011 | Impact

Somali-American model Iman impressed the urgency for donors to contribute to the ongoing famine in Somalia on the BBC Tuesday. About 3,500 people ...