The United Nations Children’s Fund, (UNICEF) says it’s appalled that the deepening humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa, has been allowed to develop in the 21st century.
Elhadj As Sy, UNICEF's Regional Director for Eastern and Southern Africa, said on Monday that more than half a million children in the region are at risk of imminent death from severe acute malnutrition.
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UNICEF is appealing for $300 million dollars to deal with the crisis that has left millions of people unable to feed themselves.