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What to Do for Somalia Today

by in World on 7th April, 2017

Feature image: About Islam

What’s happening?

BREAKING: The number of people displaced by drought in #Somalia has reached half a million. 535,000 displaced in just over 5mths. Incredible pic.twitter.com/yf31qPWP7Y

— NRC East Africa (@NRC_HoA) April 6, 2017

Who’s doing what?

Here are a few organizations who are on the ground helping our brothers and sisters in Somalia. We have listed few charities and featured Somali Faces who are committed to ” Cataloging the Somali experience. Extraordinary stories from ordinary Somalis.” along with raising funds it is important to raise awareness and they do this through storytelling.

SOMALI FACES

Somali Drought Relief Campaign https://t.co/kq3djC9OdU #somalifaces #drought #somalia #somaliland #dying #urgent #fundraiser #africa

— Somali Faces (@SomaliFaces) March 6, 2017

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AL MUNTADA

Displaced families, mainly women and children, receiving your donations in Somalia. Save more lives today, Donate: https://t.co/yBy3Ro9T26 pic.twitter.com/DrhqGgdiGu

— Muntada Aid (@MuntadaAid) March 28, 2017

DINE OUT SOMALIA

Enjoy delicious Somali food in the twin cities @dineoutsomalia and help those affected by drought and famine in #Somalia. pic.twitter.com/9xqlWq7gy4

— Sahra Noor (@Sahra_Noor) April 7, 2017

SAVE THE CHILDREN

We’re in Somalia right now, ensuring children like Abshir have the food & medicine they need >> https://t.co/Zn6v0umjcQ #charitytuesday pic.twitter.com/oQUmaO3dLf

— Save the Children UK (@savechildrenuk) March 28, 2017

MUSLIM AID


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DEC

Absolutely amazing support of UK public to East Africa Crisis @decappeal, £50m given in 3 weeks! #ThankUK for #fightingfamine & saving lives pic.twitter.com/L0HaMTbpbP

— Saleh Saeed (@salehsaeed) April 5, 2017

ISLAMIC RELIEF

Selina Bakkar

Selina Bakkar

Co-founder of Amaliah amongst many other roles. Selina is passionate about empowering those around her and just trying to be a better person. She loves looking after plants and a good cuppa because motherhood and running Amaliah.com is not for the faint hearted. She is also Co-founder to Aishah and Eesa and currently a one digit mother, Alhamdulilah. You will find her in the local charity shop, garden centre or park with her kids. Have a listen to the Amaliah Voices podcast. Link in bio peeps. To join the Amaliah Writer Community email me at [email protected]