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Guillaume Compain (Oxfam): If nothing is done, 350,000 children could die of hunger in one month in East Africa

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The drought that has been raging for 2 years in East Africa poses food security problems, warns a report by Oxfam and Save the children.

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By: Christophe Boisbouvier Follow

In East Africa, one person dies of hunger every 48 seconds today, say the organizations Oxfam and Save the children.

The lessons of the great famine of 2011 have not been learned.

Faced with the terrible drought that has been raging for two years in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, the warning systems have not worked.

Guillaume Compain, campaign manager for food security at Oxfam France, is our guest.

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  • Food

  • NGO

  • Ethiopia

  • Kenya

  • Somalia

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