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In 2016, following El Niño-induced drought, Wilson Milambo, 46, from...
21 January 2017
Southern Africa is now entering the peak of the lean...
06 December 2016
The livestock industry is one of the fastest growing sectors...
29 November 2016

DOCUMENTS

Rapid Results Drought Response Plan: Somalia 2016/17
FAO’s Rapid Results Drought Response Plan addresses the most time-sensitive needs of rural families across ...
16 January2017
Burundi - Situation report December 2016
Key points An estimated 90 000 people were affected by El Niño (heavy rains, strong winds, ...
05 January2017
Assessment of impacts and recovery needs of communities affected by El Niño-induced drought in Kunene, Erongo and Omusati regions of Namibia
The assessment revealed that in Omusati at least 97 percent of the communities were reliant ...
12 December2016
Ethiopia - Situation report November 2016
Key messages New drought is imminent in southeastern regions. The very poor performance of the October ...
30 November2016

60M people now in need of assistance

Source: WFP

AFFECTED AREAS

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