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Map of the Day: Displaced by Drought in Somalia | UN Dispatch

Somalia is in the midst of its most catastrophic drought since 1950. Some 3.2 million people face emergency levels of food insecurity. And that is causing massive population displacement.

Today’s map comes from the European Union’s Emergency Response Coordination center. It depicts the nexus between drought and displacement in Somalia. As you can see from the map, when food is scarce people flee their homes in search of sustenance.

Read the whole story here: Map of the Day: Displaced by Drought in Somalia | UN Dispatch

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