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Top donors to East Africa: Behind the numbers

A closer look at the UN's drought relief effort

Last Updated: Aug. 12, 2011


The United Nations estimates that more than 11 million people across East Africa need food aid because of a long-running drought. They say that almost $2.5 billion is needed to help. See the charts below for the top donor countries to date — and where the money has gone.

Source: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) as of Aug. 12

* Consolidated Appeal Process
** Emergency Humanitarian Response Plan


Famine in Africa

Kenya's refugee camps