OXFAM warns that current famine in Horn of Africa will kill a person every 36 seconds.


In a press release of October 14,  2022 Oxfam has sent a warning that from now until the end of the year, the current famine in the Horn of Africa will cause hunger related deaths equivalent to a rate of one person dying every 36 seconds.

OXFAM reiterated  that this famine is worse than the famine in 2011, in which more than a quarter million people died.

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