about the author
Martin Penner, a former journalist, has worked for WFP since 2008. He is based at WFP's Rome headquarters, where he manages content on the organization's website and other online platforms.
WFP Web Editor Martin Penner recently spent a week in Dadaab, Kenya where over 1,000 people are arriving everyday to escape famine in southern Somalia. During his stay, Martin recorded his experiences in a video diary to help people understand what it's like to live and work in the world's largest refugee camp.