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Preliminary results of the 2013-2014 agricultural campaign in the Sahel and West Africa
 - The press release of the regional consultation of the regional information system for Food Crisis Prevention and Management (PREGEC) in the Sahel and West Africa on the agricultural and food outlook (Lomé, 20-22 November 2013) to which FAO, through its Subregional Emergency and Rehabilitation Office for West Africa/Sahel, has participated. ...read more
26/11/2013
Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, October 2013
 - Highlights: Average agricultural production levels are expected in the Sahel and West Africa, except in some localized areas The resurgence of locusts in Mauritania requires reinforcement of monitoring and treatment systems The commercial crisis of cashew nut in Guinea Bissau caused a deterioration on household food security
30/10/2013
Situation Update: The Sahel Crisis - 29 October 2013
 -  The lean season is coming to an end as food crop harvests are ongoing in the Sahel. The poorest households begin to supply their exhausted food stocks but are still facing difficulties accessing adequate food on markets. Aggravating factors such as population displacements and floods affect livelihoods of already vulnerable and ...read more
29/10/2013
Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, September 2013
 - Key points: A situation of food insecurity still prevails in Northern Mali Good rains recorded in August and September mitigate the effects of late start of rains In Niger and Nigeria principally, floods damage households’ livelihoods Start of seasonal decrease of cereal prices in most markets of Sahel, in Benin and in Liberia.  
30/09/2013
Situation Update: The Sahel Crisis - 30 September 2013
 -  The lean season continues in the Sahel, and the poorest households are still facing difficulties accessing adequate food. Floods have caused crop losses and affected livelihoods in the Niger and Nigeria. With the USD 20.9 million received so far in 2013, FAO is assisting more than 1.7 million beneficiaries by supporting food ...read more
30/09/2013
Fiches pays et fiches thématiques de l’atelier régional de capitalisation des expériences liées à la préparation et à la réponse à la crise sahel 2012
 - Afin de passer en revue les actions menées par la FAO face à la crise au Sahel en 2012 et de partager les bonnes pratiques, le Bureau Sous-régional des Urgences et de la Réhabilitation de la FAO-Afrique de l’Ouest/Sahel a organisé à Dakar du 4 au 6 décembre 2012 un ...read more
27/09/2013
Agricultural and food outlook 2013 / 2014 in Sahel and West Africa
 - The regional consultation of the regional information system for Food Crisis Prevention and Management (PREGEC) in the Sahel and West Africa on the agricultural and food outlook was held from 17 to 19 September 2013 in Niamey, Niger.
23/09/2013
Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, August 2013
 - Highlights After a late start, rains have allowed crops to develop Prices remain high in the Sahel particularly in Niger, Nigeria, Benin, Mali and Burkina Faso The lean season continues, and the poorest households face difficulties accessing adequate food
06/09/2013
Situation Update: The Sahel Crisis - 27 August 2013
 -  The Sahel crisis, with more than 11 million food insecure persons, has entered its peak with the lean season when poor households’ food stocks are exhausted and people face food shortages and high food prices until the next harvest. The food security situation in northern Mali, northern Nigeria and neighbouring countries, ...read more
27/08/2013
Food Security and humanitarian implications in West Africa and the Sahel - FAO/WFP Joint Note, July 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
01/08/2013
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