CBC Africa Taskforce Co-Chairs Host Africa Forum On Famine – Los Angeles Sentinel
CBC Africa Taskforce Co-Chairs Host Africa Forum on Famine – Los Angeles Sentinel
Congressmembers Meeks and Bass lead #EndFamineNow forum.
Congressmember Karen Bass (Courtesy of Congressmember Karen Bass)
Congressman Gregory W. Meeks (D-NY), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Europe and Eurasia, and Congressmember Karen Bass (D-Calif.), Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Africa, hosted an Africa Policy Forum to discuss Somalia, South Sudan and Northeastern Nigeria, all of which are either experiencing or on the brink of famine. The purpose of the forum was to discuss pursuable solutions and to also raise awareness about this increasingly dangerous issue.
“We can’t just sit back and say that 20 million people are …