For every eligible donation made by individuals between March 17 and June 30, 2017, the Government of Canada will contribute an equivalent amount to the Famine Relief Fund.
Just in time for Mother’s Day, Action Against Hunger is launching Care for Mom, a campaign to support moms and caretakers living amidst armed conflict and famine.
The UN has issued a warning that 20 million people are threatened by famine in Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen. Without help, they are at imminent risk of dying.
Famine declared for first time anywhere since 2011 Horn of Africa crisis.