Subject: emergency

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Jupiter, Musician, Democratic Republic of Congo, supporting the Sahel2012 campaign

An open letter from supporters of #Sahel2012

Visit www.sahel2012.org to find out more about the crisis in West Africa ...

A woman in Mauritanian Sahel shows how drought has damaged her crops

The world's leaders need to pay their fair share - tell them to act now for Sahel

"How many people have to suffer how many times before we break the cycle of hunger? We cannot prevent drought - but we can prevent food crises." - David Macdonald, Deputy Director of Oxfam...

Fixing the food system

My name is Miriam Quinn I am a pupil at Sir John Lawes School, Harpenden. I, like many people, have become aware over the past few weeks of the desperate situation in the Sahel region, West Africa,...

Food justice for West Africa- a special evening in Manchester

People will learn from a Manchester charity worker and from a Shadow Minister how families are coping with food shortages in West Africa.  ...

West Africa campaign success: Determination not dreams

"The world is full of dreams that became a reality when people had the determination to make them so." These were the words of Kristalina Georgieva, EU Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid,...

Sahel conference

Sahel Crisis: A crucial conference

On Monday 18 June a high level meeting on the Sahel food crisis is being held in Brussels. This is a crucial opportunity for governments to show they are giving their fair share towards the food...

The importance of water

Over the next week people around the world will be walking for water. Here's why I think it matters. ...

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