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

Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, April 2012
Apr 2012
  • In Mali, the food situation, already critical before the taking of the North by the rebellion, remains very uncertain
  • Risk of deterioration to extreme food insecurity in Chad and Mauritania by June if no proper or sufficient re-sponse is provided
  • Grain prices increased in Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger and Chad
  • The pastoral situation continues to deteriorate in most countries of the Sahel