Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, September 2013
Tags: CRISIS IN THE SAHEL, SAHEL, WESTERN AFRICA, CENTRAL AFRICA, BURKINA FASO, CHAD, CAMEROON, GAMBIA, MALI, MAURITANIA, NIGER, NIGERIA, SENEGAL, UN ROME-BASED FOOD AGENCIES, FAO-WFP,
- A situation of food insecurity still prevails in Northern Mali
- Good rains recorded in August and September mitigate the effects of late start of rains
- In Niger and Nigeria principally, floods damage households’ livelihoods
- Start of seasonal decrease of cereal prices in most markets of Sahel, in Benin and in Liberia.