Posts tagged with ‘el nino’

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With Relief and Joy, Families in Ethiopia Welcome Food Assistance

by Anna Muir

In recent months, Meserete Jima and her husband have been consumed with worry, trying to figure out what they would scrounge together to feed their two children. In the wake of severe drought caused by the El Niño weather event, large swaths of land surrounding their community in Dugda, Ethiopia have been stripped of life. […]

PWS&D Responds to Drought in Africa

by Karen Bokma

Severe drought caused by one of the most powerful El Niño events in recent history is wreaking havoc on farmers and their families across Africa and the world. Millions of people are affected by the drought and in need of food assistance. The food security situation is rapidly deteriorating, as low rainfall negatively impacts maize […]