- FAO has been intricately involved with activities emanating from emergency situations for many decades. Under such circumstances, not only is assistance required urgently but it is also essential to ensure that it is sufficient both in quantity and quality.
Overall objectives are carefully focused on encouraging sustainable recovery programmes and although ...read more
Large population movements are reported as a consequence of the Mali conflict. It is estimated that there are currently 292 648 IDPs in Mali and 175 211 refugees in neighboring countries, mainly Burkina Faso, Mauritania and the Niger.
The FAO/WFP Food Security estimates that 585 000 people are food insecure in ...read more
Despite good agricultural production in 2012 and good conditions for pastoralists, the situation in the Sahel remains critical mostly due to the impact of the 2012 crisis, as well as previous recent crises. Approximately 10.3 million people remain food insecure in 2013 and over 1.4 million children are at risk ...read more
Campagne agropastorale 2012-2013 : baisse des productions agricoles au Nigeria
Situation toujours très précaire au Mali, en particulier au Nord pour les pasteurs
Prix des céréales sèches en hausse sur presque tous les marchés du Niger, du Burkina, du Mali et du Tchad
L’insécurité à l’ouest de la Côte d’ivoire menace la sécurité ...read more
Despite good agricultural production in 2012 and good conditions for pastoralists, the situation in the Sahel remains critical, mostly due to the impact of the 2012 crisis (food insecurity, floods and the Mali conflict), as well as previous recent crises. Approximately 10.3 million people remain food insecure in 2013 and ...read more
- In February 2013, the Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa and the Emergency and Rehabilitation Division of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) undertook a “comprehensive analysis of the impact of the Syria crisis on the agriculture sector, agricultural-based livelihoods, and the food ...read more
- FAO - WFP Roadmap for West Africa and the Sahel - Burkina Faso
A strategic framework to strengthen Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRR/DRM)
With repeated threats and crises affecting the food security of the population in West Africa and Sahel FAO and WFP have committed to unite their efforts in order ...read more
- FAO - WFP Road map for West Africa and the Sahel
Every year, countries of West Africa and Sahel are adversely affected by natural disasters, as well as transboundary animal diseases, soaring food prices, political instability and civil conflicts. These events result in losses of life, assets and livelihoods, consequently weakening ...read more