Food security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, May 2016

Food security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, May 2016
Jun 2016

Keys points:

  • In Chad, food insecurity has deteriorated over the last three years in the Sahelian belt regions.
  • Average rainfall to slightly surplus is very likely on the Sahelian belt.
  • Alarming humanitarian situation continues in the Lake Chad Basin despite decreasing number of refugees and displaced persons.