U.S. Response to Humanitarian Crisis in the Horn of Africa

Published on 26 September 2011

On September 23, 2011 at the United Nations, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced approximately $42 million in additional humanitarian assistance which includes an additional $30 million for Somalia. (..) Part of our humanitarian assistance benefits those in need of food assistance and allows our food aid partners, including the UN World Food Program (WFP), to expand geographic coverage and scale up feeding programs in drought-affected areas in Ethiopia and Kenya.

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