World Vision, Salvation Army, Christian Aid Respond to East Africa Drought Crisis

As the drought crisis continues to worsen in the Horn of Africa, Christian humanitarian groups such as World Vision, Salvation Army and Christian Aid-U.K. are responding with increased aid to the estimated 14.2 million people at risk.

World Vision, Salvation Army, Christian Aid ResponMaasai women sing and pray near sacks of food aid received from an agency as they wait for the distribution in their community near Isinya in Kenya, after a long period of drought March 7, 2006. East Africa is suffering its worst drought for years, threat

World Vision International Communications reported on Wednesday that the growing drought crisis in East Africa has been upgraded to Category III status