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 - Key points Normal to above normal harvest and pasture production expected for the 2016/2017 cropping season. Spread of the Rift Valley fever in the region of Tahoua in Niger. The food security situation is overall satisfactory except in conflict zones such as in the Lake Chad Basin and the northern Mali.
24/10/2016
 - Key points The Emergency Food security Assessment (EFSA) conducted by FAO, WFP and the National Commission on Food Security (CNSA) indicates that local production and livelihoods were strongly affected by Hurricane Matthew and almost destroyed in Grande-Anse and Sud departments. With much of the country relying on subsistence production to meet ...read more
19/10/2016
 - The conflict in Yemen has escalated dramatically since mid-March 2015 and the country is facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. A major food security emergency is ongoing with more than 50 percent of the population – 14.4 million people – unable to meet their daily food needs. The ongoing conflict has severely affected ...read more
16/10/2016
 - Key points Damages produced by Hurricane Matthew to crops, livestock and fisheries are expected to be dramatic. Preliminary assessments indicate that almost 100 percent of crops were destroyed in Grande-Anse and more than 90 percent in Sud departments. With much of Haiti relying on subsistence production to meet their food needs, ...read more
12/10/2016
 - Key points Damages produced by Hurricane Matthew to crops, livestock and fisheries are expected to be dramatic. Preliminary assessments indicate that almost 100 percent of crops were destroyed in Grande-Anse and more than 90 percent in Sud departments. With much of Haiti relying on subsistence production to meet their food needs, ...read more
11/10/2016
 - Key points Without support to revitalize the agriculture sector (crops, forestry, livestock and fishery), many former combatants and youths will not be able to find jobs and reintegrate into their communities, remaining extremely vulnerable and compromising peace efforts in the country. According to results of the latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification ...read more
08/10/2016
 - Featured Stories: Strengthening climate change adaptation in agriculture FAO expands El Niño response in Mindanao Hope flows in Altavas, Aklan (Water impounding system project) Electronic tool for monitoring food and nutrition insecurity FAO and DENR work together to restore forests and other landscapes Promoting internationally-accepted voluntary guidelines on the responsible governance of tenure Philippines hosts four international ...read more
04/10/2016
 - Key messages Almost 4.5 million people face acute food insecurity in northeast Nigeria and require immediate assistance, according to the latest Cadre harmonisé analysis, released on 19 August. FAO is seeking USD 25 million to tackle food insecurity among returnee, IDP and host communities between September 2016 and May 2017. Of this, ...read more
28/09/2016
 - This good practice fact sheet aims to share the experience and technology behind eLocust3, a highly effective data recording and transmission system for crop pest monitoring. The document highlights the system’s innovative features and the lessons learned from the process of product development. It also sets out to explore how ...read more
28/09/2016
 - Participants in the regional technical consultation on agricultural and food prospects in the Sahel and West Africa, held from 19 to 21 September 2016, in Lomé, Togo, draw the following conclusions: 1. As part of preparations for the agro-pastoral season, States and their partners provided support to farmers with inputs (seeds, ...read more
26/09/2016