The ICRC in Somalia
…there are few places on Earth where water is as precious as in Somalia right now.
“It was a heartbreaking scene. I saw many men, women and children either killed or horribly wounded,” ICRC’s Eric Christopher Wyss at the scene.
“In Somalia we don’t traditionally have females in high positions, but we are trying to push and change things,”
“…it is pleasing to know that the next generation of legal minds in Somalia have a good grasp of the basic principles of IHL,” Dr. Eve Massingham, ICRC’s Regional Legal ...
While droughts are cyclical in Somalia, this year’s conditions are exacerbated by failed rains last year.
27/01/2017, Facts and Figures