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 - Agriculture plays an important role in Nepal’s economy, but the country’s small-scale producers face many challenges. Access to quality inputs, decent roads, irrigation and markets is patchy. Natural disasters destroy ...READ MORE
 - More than three-quarters of Malagasy families earn a living from agriculture, but frequent natural disasters – drought in the South, cyclones in the East, locust threats – cut into production ...READ MORE
 - Le Tchad est parmi les pays les plus pauvres du monde en dépit de la richesse de ses ressources naturelles. Ainsi, environ 54 pour cent des ...read more
01/01/2011
 - The humanitarian catastrophe in Somalia continues and is as urgent as ever. CAP 2011 – List of Countries Foreword Afghanistan Central African Republic Chad Democratic Republic of the Congo Djibouti Haiti Kenya Niger Somalia Sudan West Africa West Bank and ...read more
30/11/2010
 - West Africa’s humanitarian situation remains of deep concern. The region continues to be marked by complex and severe humanitarian crises, pushing hundreds of thousands of households ...read more
30/11/2010
 - The Djibouti Drought Appeal is the second funding request launched since 2008 in response to the protracted drought that has affected the country over the last ...read more
30/11/2010
 - During 2009/10, Mongolia faced its most severe winter in nearly five decades. Over 7.8 million head of livestock have died due to the extreme cold and ...read more
11/05/2010
 - Nepal suffers from chronic food insecurity, severe and recurrent natural disasters, poor health and sanitation infrastructure, and water and energy scarcity. These factors combined with political ...read more
15/04/2010
 - Somalia remains one of the most challenging and worrying humanitarian crises in the world. Human suffering has soared despite the progress of recovery efforts and the ...read more
30/11/2009
 - The security situation continues to normalize across the north of the Republic of Uganda despite the uncertain fate of the peace process. Almost 80 percent of 1.8 ...read more
30/11/2009
 - More than 139 million people in West Africa live in extreme poverty, a population that is particularly vulnerable to the effects of widespread food insecurity, recurrent ...read more
30/11/2009
 - Poor 2009 crop prospects in the Horn of Africa following below-average rains, combined with conflict and displacement are aggravating an already serious food insecurity situation in ...read more
21/09/2009