(UNITED NATIONS) — The U.N. food agency has declared its highest-level emergency in drought-stricken southern Africa and is appealing for $204 million immediately to purchase food and transport it to the region to help millions of hungry people. World Food Program Executive Director Ertharin Cousin told reporters in a telephone briefing from hard-hit Malawi on…

via The U.N. Appeals For $204 Million to Combat Africa’s Food Security Crisis — TIME

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