Tomorrow, join UNICEF for a live chat on Livestream, Facebook, and Twitter (#askUnicef) about the situation in Somalia and the Horn of Africa, in which all are encouraged to join in and ask UNICEF questions, where a child survival crisis has taken millions of children to the brink.
WHEN: Wednesday, August 17, 2011 – 10:30 to 11.30 AM (New York Time)
WHO: Ms. Angelique Kidjo, Singer and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador
Mr. Louis-Georges Arsenault, Director of UNICEF Emergency Operations
Mr. Maulid Aden Warfa, Emergency Specialist for UNICEF Central and Southern Somalia (via Skype from Nairobi)
WHY: Find out more about the crisis in the Horn of Africa – how it happened, what is happening, what needs to be done – and its impact on children. Angelique Kidjo will bring her own experience as an African, who has travelled extensively to developing countries. Louis-Georges, who just returned from the region and Maulid, who is currently based in Nairobi and is frequently in Somalia, will be sharing their own perspectives on the current situation.
Please join the Livestream Q&A session by visiting this link and RSVP: http://www.livestream.com/unicef?rsvptoeventid=411149
You can also follow and participate with UNICEF on Facebook and Twitter:
www.twitter.com using #askUnicef