WFP Spokesperson Challiss McDonough (@challiss) says it’s hard to grasp the full scale of the tent cities which have sprung up around Mogadishu for people fleeing the famine zone in southern Somalia.
But this picture should give you some idea. A recent bout of rainfall is good news for crops and livestock in this drought-scourged country, but it could also mean floods and disease for people living in camps like these.

WFP Spokesperson Challiss McDonough (@challiss) says it’s hard to grasp the full scale of the tent cities which have sprung up around Mogadishu for people fleeing the famine zone in southern Somalia.

But this picture should give you some idea. A recent bout of rainfall is good news for crops and livestock in this drought-scourged country, but it could also mean floods and disease for people living in camps like these.