Food security is an issue year-round, with one of today’s most-affected areas being the Horn of Africa. But with the start of Ramadan, it is especially the Muslim world’s responsibility to keep the hungry fed each night. Fasting can be challenging enough when there is food on the table to resist. #charity #donate #food aid #food drive #food scarcity #horn of africa #Islam #muslim #nonprofit #somalia #Yemen #zakat
Land of Punt. Land of frankincense and myrrh. The end of the Amarna period marked the conclusion of the Thutmosid 18th Dynasty of Egypt. King Tutankhamun and his relatives were to be the last descendants of one of the ancient pharaonic families, sometimes said to have ancestral links with the Land of Punt (near the Horn of Africa).
The Horn of Africa: State Formation and Decay (Paperback)
Record hunger in Horn of Africa pushes development banks to step in http://betiforexcom.livejournal.com/25153446.html With a record-breaking 26.5 million people going hungry in the Horn of Africa, development banks are increasing their humanitarian funding to fill a gap left by traditional donors, a high-level mission said on Tuesday. Food rations for 7.8 million Ethiopians are due to run out in July due to funding shortages, while neighbouring Somalia is on the verge of its second famine…