Following an escalation of conflict in Yemen, up to 61 percent of the country’s population is now in need of some form of humanitarian aid. Yemen is the poorest country in the Arab world and already faces widespread food insecurity and malnutrition. Shukri Ahmed, Senior Economist at FAO explains the ...read more
The livelihoods of up to 13 million people in Madagascar continue to be threatened by plagues of migratory locusts. As FAO renews calls for further funding to contribute to its ...read more
This year, the IPC celebrates its 10th anniversary. Originally developed by FAO in Somalia in 2004, the IPC has been extensively applied in different countries and contexts. In 2007, the ...read more
Emergency vaccination and targeted feeding of livestock grazing in areas along the Syria-Lebanon border.
A short animation to introduce INFORM - the Index for Risk Management. INFORM is a global, open-source risk assessment for humanitarian crises and disasters.