Stories from the Horn #155
June 21, 2022
Here is a fun clip of old times in Djibouti, the 1970s. Djibouti gained independence from France in 1977. She turns 45 next week.
Important video from UNFD (a local women’s organization) on fighting FGM (female genital mutilation). The video is in French.
How Heat Affects the Body. This is relevant already for Djibouti, but increasingly for the rest of the world. This week it was 117 degrees (here’s my car thermometer) and I don’t want to talk about the heat index. From our heat wave to yours…
Somaliland and Somalia
We buried him and kept on walking. A devastating piece.
There are many more articles you can read about the drought.
Have a great week