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Famine in Somalia projected, lives of millions of people are at immediate risk, UN says
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Famine in Somalia projected, lives of millions of people are at immediate risk, UN says

A new food security and nutrition analysis reveals that famine is unfolding in parts of Somalia, while staggering levels of suffering can be seen across the country. In response, the heads of the Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC), the longest-standing and highest-level humanitarian coordination forum of the United Nations system, issued a statement today calling for a huge injection of funds to enable a massive scale-up of assistance.