An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters
An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters

World Food programme chief warns of famines ‘of biblical proportions’ in 2021

  • David Beasley warned the UN Security Council in April that the world was on the brink of a hunger pandemic
  • Beasley said the UN money that was available in 2020 is not going to be available in 2021

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An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters
An online shop team records food orders transmitted with the World Food Programme in Wadajir district of Mogadishu, Somalia in October. Photo: Reuters
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