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FIGHTING FAMINE

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Nigeria

 

Somalia

 

South Sudan

 

Yemen

VOICES FROM THE FIELD

nigeria

Usmane received an agricultural kit

somalia

Fathuma lost her livelihood due to the drought

south sudan

Mathieu received a fishing kit

yemen

Fathia received better dairy equipment
FAO PRIORITIES

2017 main season

Alternative livelihoods support (year-round)

 

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Nigeria

   

USD 62 million
(USD 20.6 million received
to-date)

 

5.2 million
people in CH Phases 3, 4 and 5 in three
states of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe

 

>80%
of people
depend on
agriculture

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CH phase classification

June-August 2017

FAO PRIORITIES

Cash

Livelihood support and cash

Emergency livestock support

 

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Somalia

   

USD 185 million
(USD 138 million received
to-date)

 

3.1 million
people in
IPC Phases
3 and 4

 

>74%
of people in
IPC Phase 4
are in rural areas

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IPC Phase classification

February-June 2017

FAO PRIORITIES

Emergency livelihood support

Increase seed production

 

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South Sudan

   

USD 70 million
(USD 35.5 million received
to-date)

 

6.0 million
people in
IPC Phases
3,4 and 5

 

>80%
of people
depend on
agriculture

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IPC Phase classification

June-July 2017

FAO PRIORITIES

Emergency livelihood kits

Emergency protection of livestock

Alternative livelihoods support

 

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Yemen

   

USD 48.4 million
(22.6 million received to date)

 

17 million
people in
IPC Phases
3 and 4

 

85%
of agricultural
households require
emergency inputs

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IPC Phase classification

March-July 2017

LATEST STORIES

A new report out today sounds the alarm regarding surging...
22 March 2018
In Somalia massive livestock deaths due to drought - 60...
21 March 2018
In Yemen, where 17 million people (60 percent of the...
12 March 2018

DOCUMENTS

South Sudan: Integrated Rapid Response Mechanism 2017
The onset of the conflict in South Sudan in December 2013 changed the landscape of humanitarian access ...
22 June2018
Yemen Plan of Action 2018-2020
As the crisis in Yemen enters its fourth year, conflict, severe economic decline and collapsing essential services ...
02 April2018
Yemen - Emergency Livelihoods Response Plan 2018
Yemen is facing the world’s largest food security crisis following two and a half years ...
02 April2018
Global report on food crises 2018
The Global Report on Food Crises brings together regional and national data and analysis into ...
22 March2018

FUNDING

in million USD