Contingency planning makes countries more resilient to locust threats and crises

Contingency planning makes countries more resilient to locust threats and crises
Oct 2016

Locusts are a serious threat to agro-pastoral resources, food security and livelihoods in Africa and Asia where they can have major economic, social and environmental impacts. Effective early response to locust infestations and their management relies on having well established and tested contingency plans before a locust emergency develops.