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Sahel crisis 2012: ensuring food security and protecting livelihoods, 6 February 2012

Sahel crisis 2012: ensuring food security and protecting livelihoods, 6 February 2012
Feb 2012

Information Note N. 1

This Information Note summarizes key issues regarding the 2012 food and livelihoods crisis in some localized areas of Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal and other neighbouring countries. It analyses the impact of the agricultural and pastoral situation on food security and household vulnerability, and provides an overview of FAO's emergency response.