Climate change adding to Djibouti malnutrition crisis: UN humanitarian chief

4 October 2019

During a three-day mission to Djibouti, Ursula Mueller, the UN’s Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator, saw for herself the huge impact that extreme weather events, such as floods and droughts, are having on the country.

On Friday, the last day of the visit, Ms. Mueller spoke with Saviano Abreu, from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) about the many humanitarian challenges facing the people of Djibouti.

She began by calling on the international community to urgently confront the crisis.

Audio Credit:
Savian Abreu/OCHA
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