Africa too often overlooked by aid organizations

Children in Ethiopia, where ongoing drought has led to food scarcity. Photo: UNICEF Ethiopia/2015/Tanya Bindra

Africa is being overlooked too often by humanitarian aid organizations due to the intense media focus on Syria.

That's according to the UN General Assembly President Mogens Lykketoft in his opening statement at a major meeting at UN headquarters in New York on the Humanitarian Response in Africa.

Janie Cangelosi has the story.

Duration: 2’02″

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