Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, November 2012

Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, November 2012
Nov 2012

Key Points

  • Good crop prospects confirmed by PREGEC
  • Locust situation remains of concern
  • Grain prices in West Africa and on the international market: millet prices remain high but other coarse grain prices are normalizing in West Africa
  • Households whose livelihoods remain affected by the 2011-2012 crisis might face food difficulties in 2013