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 - Food insecurity affects nearly one in ten people in Djibouti. Of the food insecure, nearly 60 percent live in rural areas and are dependent on agriculture-based livelihoods. Yet consecutive years ...READ MORE
 - Ethiopia is responding to a drought emergency, triggered by one of the strongest El Niño events on record. Humanitarian needs have tripled since the beginning of 2015 as the drought ...READ MORE
 - Ethiopia is bracing for a new drought across significant swathes of livestock-dependent southeastern areas of the country, mere months after the worst drought in 50 years severely ...read more
15/11/2016
 - Ethiopia has completed the most widespread and impressive seed distribution campaign ever undertaken during an emergency in the country’s history. The Food and Agriculture Organization of ...read more
14/11/2016
 - An outbreak of wheat rust disease in critical wheat-growing regions of Ethiopia is threatening recent crop production gains in parts of the country, following a long ...read more
08/11/2016
 - An increasing number of South Sudanese will continue to face difficulty in meeting daily food needs in the coming months despite harvests, the UN’s Food and ...read more
07/11/2016
 - To contribute to protecting vulnerable displaced populations in Greater Upper Nile affected by the most recent fighting against hunger, malnutrition and destitution
03/11/2016
 - Key messages State of Emergency declared amid social unrest. The Government of Ethiopia declared a State of Emergency in October in response to a wave of protests ...read more
26/10/2016
 - Key messages In 2017, the food security situation in South Sudan is expected to deteriorate to unprecedented levels – the risk of famine is real for thousands ...read more
25/10/2016
 - Farmers and beneficiaries of the BRACE programme harvest at the community garden in Dolnoon, Aweil South, South Sudan. The "Building Resilience through Asset Creation and Enhancement" ...read more
24/10/2016
 - The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have distributed seeds and agricultural tools ...read more
18/10/2016
 - Améliorer de manière durable l’accès aux légumes des ménages vulnérables de la commune de Balbala.
13/10/2016