Worldview Worldview: Tide turns in battle against Somali pirates and Global Activism looks at clean water initiative WBEZ January 24, 2013 [View the story "Worldview: Tide turns in battle against Somali pirates and Global Activism clean water initiative" on Storify]Worldview: Tide turns in battle against Somali pirates and Global Activism clean water initiativeStorified by · Thu, Jan 24 2013 08:47:39 More content below this sponsor message Somali piratesThe Somali pirate leader known as“Big Mouth” announced earlier this month that he was giving up piracy anddisarming. That is just one indication of the big decline in pirate activity onthe Somali coast. U.S. State Department official Tom Kelly tells Worldview aboutthe international effort he helped coordinate to defeat piracy in the region.Yusuf Maalin, head of the Somali Strategy Forum in Chicago, also joins thediscussion. He says some Somalis worry that ex-marauders may target locals andguest workers. Global ActivismWGN reporter Randi Belisomo has apassion for bringing clean water to those in need. She has traveled with thenon-profit Living Water International to several locations, including Haiti,and just led a trip to El Salvador this past November. Worldview gets anupdate on her work.