Though one of the fastest growing economic regions in the developing world, East Africa also faces many challenges. In recent years, ongoing drought, rising food prices, and conflict in surrounding nations has resulted in a humanitarian crisis. This has affected millions of people, with children being the most vulnerable.
Among the many organizations working in the region, UNICEF is one of the largest and most effective at addressing this crisis. Check out their infographic below to learn more about the crisis, and find out what is needed to help. Our artisans are also affected by these large-scale regional issues, which is why your donations to good organizations and your purchase of Intrinsic products helps to relieve people from suffering.