When Disaster Strikes

Finding a Long-term Solution to Prevent Drought Displacement

Clip: Episode 2 | 2m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

People displaced by the drought arrive at a camp in Southern Somaliland, where they are processed and provided with basic aid items. As the UNHCR’s Sarah Khan points out, this isn’t a long-term solution. Laura Hammond, an academic and expert on this region, explains that there is more to be done to prevent these displacements from happening in the first place.

Aired: 01/13/21

Rating: NR

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