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 - A new report out today sounds the alarm regarding surging levels of acute hunger. Some 124 million people in 51 countries were affected by acute food ...read more
22/03/2018
 - In Somalia massive livestock deaths due to drought - 60 per cent of herds in some areas - have severely damaged pastoralists' livelihoods. The livestock losses ...read more
21/03/2018
 - Minimiser les pertes de bétail des communautés pastorales et agropastorales transfrontalières touchées pendant la phase d’urgence de la sécheresse et assurer que les mesures d’urgence soient ...read more
12/03/2018
 - At the end of 2016, rural families across the Horn of Africa were facing the increasing threat of severe hunger following the failure of two consecutive ...read more
08/03/2018
 - At the end of 2016, Mahabo Hassen, a livestock owner from the outskirts of Warder, was particularly vulnerable to the deepening drought in Ethiopia’s Somali Region. “We ...read more
08/03/2018
 - In 2016, the April to May rains known as the “gu” failed. While livestock farmers like Yusuf Salad were worried, they held high hopes for the ...read more
08/03/2018
 - After one failed rainy season after another in Ethiopia’s Somali Region, Hany Abdullahi Aaden was increasingly worried about the survival of her livestock. Hany lives in ...read more
08/03/2018
 - Almost 230 000 people who were facing emergency and crisis levels of food insecurity in the first half of 2017 were able to secure a good ...read more
23/02/2018
 - As a result of protracted drought, food insecurity has increased and malnutrition rates are staggering in pastoral areas of southern and southeastern Ethiopia. Livestock production was ...read more
20/02/2018
 - In 2017, FAO used early warning information to prompt early action in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, easing the impact of drought on pastoralists who were struggling ...read more
14/02/2018