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The effects of El Niño are being felt in different parts of the world. In some places, it brings too much rain. In others, it brings drought. CBS met with Catholic Relief Service's Rita Billingsley, Lesotho country director, to discuss the effects of drought being brought on by El Niño in southern Africa.

Read the full article, El Niño Drought Leaves Millions Hungry in Southern Africa, on CBS Evening News.

For more information on our policy recommendations, read El Niño and Its Human Toll: A Policy Brief.


Kim Pozniak

Director of Communications

Kim Pozniak
February 22, 2016

Based in Baltimore, MD

As the Director of Communications, Kim oversees the communications and social media teams working with journalists and the media to connect them with engaging stories about relief and development programs that are making a tangible difference in people’s lives around the world.

Her previous work at CRS includes handling emergency...More