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Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, July 2013

Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, July 2013
Aug 2013

Highlights

  • Late start of the growing season due to the late onset of rains
  • Increasing number of refugees in Nigeria, of IDPs in Guinea and return of IDPs in Mali
  • Worrisome food situation in Guinea Bissau due to the failure of the cashew nut agricultural campaign
  • Unusually high millet prices in Niger