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.