Drought on the Horn of Africa Background Information: The Horn of Africa has had no rain for almost two years. This has resulted in up to 12 million people being at risk of famine, this is four times the population of the whole of Wales. Some people have walked for over 20 days to get to refugee camps in order to get food and water. Task 1: Watch the video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yqgsy95bbg0) and answer the following questions: a) Natural: Can you describe what the place is like? b) What is different to where you live? c) Social: What do you think it is like for the people who live here? Task 2: Drought Survival Kit You work for the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon (the General Secretary) has asked you to create a drought survival pack for families in East African refugee camps. In pairs you have £1000 to spend on equipment, chose wisely people’s lives depend on you! Item Cost Item Cost Tent £250 Mosquito Nets £40 Clean Water for 1 Week £20 Sleeping Mats for Family £80 iPad £499 Warm Clothes £120 Cooking Stove £150 Laptop Computer £300 Torch £15 Food for 1 Week £100 Fuel for Cooking Stove £40 Lady GaGa CD £15 Bear Grylls Survival Book £20 Pots and Pans £100 Medical Equipment £300 GHD Hair Straighteners £50 (a) Write down what equipment you would include and calculate the cost (Tip: remember it needs to cost less than £1000). (b) In your opinion what is the most important piece of equipment and why?