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Desert Locust risk maps - 2019

4 February. Swarms form and migrate in the Central Region

As more groups, bands and swarms form from second generation breeding along the Red Sea coast, some swarms migrated, leading to increased risk levels in several countries.

4 February. Swarms form and migrate in the Central Region

9 January. Outbreak develops in Sudan and Eritrea

The Desert Locust threat increased significantly in Sudan and Eritrea as a result of an outbreak that developed in winter breeding areas along the Red Sea coast during December, which is likely to continue for several months.

9 January. Outbreak develops in Sudan and Eritrea