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Where to give: how to help starving people in Africa, Yemen

(Last in a series) By Josephine von Dohlen Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — Want to help organizations offering food support to people in South Sudan, northeast Nigeria, Somalia and Yemen? These Catholic organizations will accept donations:

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World governments combat threat of famine in East Africa, Yemen

(Third in a series) By Josephine von Dohlen Catholic News Service WASHINGTON (CNS) — Countries such as the U.S., the United Kingdom and Canada have pledged large sums of money to assist countries facing severe food emergencies, but a gap … Continue reading

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In Sudan’s Nuba Mountains, no food is left, and children are dying

(Second in a series) By Bronwen Dachs Catholic News Service When people talk about potential famine, they mention South Sudan. But about 1 million people who live just over the border, in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains, also face a food emergency. … Continue reading

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For 20 million people, conflict added to drought means no food to eat

(First in a series) By Bronwen Dachs Catholic News Service Conflict and drought are threatening more than 20 million people in four countries with the prospect of famine, and the U.N. has called this food crisis the largest humanitarian crisis … Continue reading

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