Germany Gives Humanitarian Aid for Horn of Africa

Germany has pledged 4 million euros (USD5.96 million) in humanitarian assistance for drought- and

in the Horn of Africa. The aid will help facilitate relief operations of the World Food Program, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and several German nonprofits. It will be spent to provide water and immediate relief in Ethiopia, distribute food in Kenya, and supply water and medicines in Somalia.

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    As former senior staff writer, Ivy Mungcal contributed to several Devex publications. Her focus is on breaking news, and in particular on global aid reform and trends in the United States, Europe, the Caribbean, and the Americas. Before joining Devex in 2009, Ivy produced specialized content for U.S. and U.K.-based business websites.