PBS NewsHour

Frequent drought comes with conflict in Somalia

Clip: 03/07/2018 | 8m 16s

Desert sand is slowly taking over Somalia. Just six years after the last major drought emergency, the rains have failed again -- a devastating trend in a country where around 80 percent of people make their living on the land. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson and videographer Alessandro Pavone report on how climate change is threatening a way of life that has sustained Somalia for millennia.

Aired: 03/07/18

Rating: NR

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