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 - More than 80 percent of people in Guinea-Bissau – one of the poorest countries in the world – earn a living from agriculture. Rice and cashews are two important crops ...READ MORE
 - Despite considerable improvements in the Ivorian refugee situation in Liberia, thousands of refugees still remain and rely on Liberian host-communities for food security. FAO is providing the right inputs and ...READ MORE
 - Key Points The resumption of hostilities in northern Mali leads to an influx of displaced people in an ever more difficult context for affected populations Prices of millet ...read more
25/01/2013
 - Améliorer la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle dans les régions les plus affectées par la crise post-électorale.
07/01/2013
 - Mali has been suffering from the devastating effects of the food and nutrition crisis in the Sahel region over the last year. The situation has deteriorated ...read more
14/12/2012
 - Mauritania has been seriously affected by the 2012 Sahel food and nutrition crisis, straining the resources and resilience of the rural poor. A rapid increase in ...read more
14/12/2012
 - The severe food and nutrition crisis affecting the Sahel region since late 2011 continues to impact millions of people in the Niger. Climatic and economic shocks ...read more
14/12/2012
 - To improve food and nutrition security by contributing to a solid livelihood foundation that enables the vulnerable population in Southern Mauritania to mitigate threats and vulnerability. ...read more
12/11/2012
 - 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 ...read more
01/11/2012
 - FAO warns of impending threat - FAO has alerted Algeria, Libya, Mauritania and Morocco to prepare for the likely arrival of Desert Locust swarms from the Sahel ...read more
23/10/2012
 - Contribuer à améliorer la résilience des pasteurs et des agropasteurs face à la crise.
19/10/2012
 - Key Points Good crop prospects throughout the Sahel and in West Africa, except in localized areas Uneven pastoral situation Locust situation: WARNING: swarms forming in the Sahel Floods: Niger, Chad, ...read more
18/10/2012