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 - 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
 - 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
 - Southern Africa is currently in the grip of an intense drought driven by one of the strongest El Niño events recorded in the past 50 years. ...read more
05/07/2016
 - Southern Africa is currently in the grip of an intense drought driven by one of the strongest El Niño events recorded in the past 50 years. ...read more
05/07/2016
 - Nationwide floods have levelled another blow to the recovery process for drought-affected pastoralists in Ethiopia. Well over 55 000 hectares of land – much of it ...read more
04/07/2016
 - Locust situation From the end of the first dekad of May 2016, the dry and cool season gradually set in throughout the Great Island, causing the vegetation ...read more
30/06/2016
 - Up to 4.8 million people in South Sudan – well over one-third of the population – will be facing severe food shortages over the coming months, ...read more
29/06/2016
 - IPC projection map of acute food insecurity situation overview in South Sudan from 01/05 to 31/07/2016. Click on the Counties for more details.
29/06/2016
 - With funding from the European Union (EU), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is piloting an alternative model for pastoralist livelihood and ...read more
28/06/2016
 - To improve the food and nutrition security of vulnerable farming and herding farmers affected by high malnutrition rates in Tokar and Haya Localities of Red Sea ...read more
24/06/2016
 - Massive population displacements and insecurity in the Lake Chad basin are putting livelihoods and food security at high risk. In North East Nigeria alone, the impact ...read more
23/06/2016
 - L'essentiel: Au Tchad, l’insécurité alimentaire s’est aggravée par rapport aux trois dernières années dans les régions de la bande sahélienne. Des précipitations moyennes à légèrement excédentaires sont très ...read more
23/06/2016