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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
 -  In the past El Niño 2015-16 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 ...READ MORE
 - Famine has officially been declared by the South Sudanese government for some parts of the country. The UN is warning that areas hardest hit by war ...read more
20/02/2017
 - IPC acute food insecurity situation overview in South Sudan from 01/01 to 31/01/2017. Click on the Counties for more details.
20/02/2017
 - To improve the security situation of fishermen at sea by providing important information to identify legitimate fishermen and vessels, and contribute to fisheries management in the ...read more
15/02/2017
 - To provide time-critical livelihood-saving support in drought-affected areas of Puntland through cash-for-work (CFW) interventions and emergency vaccination and treatment of livestock.
15/02/2017
 - From 12 to 18 January 2017, FAO and IGAD partnered to conduct a rapid assessment to understand drought impact on livelihoods, food security and nutrition in cross-border areas in ...read more
15/02/2017
 - With Abyei’s farming, markets and distribution networks severely disrupted due to inter-communal conflict, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) strives to reactivate the local ...read more
09/02/2017
 - With Abyei’s farming, markets and distribution networks severely disrupted due to inter-communal conflict, FAO strives to reactivate the local food economy dominated by imports and humanitarian ...read more
09/02/2017
 - Livestock are central to the livelihoods of the millions of pastoralists and agropastoralists living in southern and southeastern areas of Ethiopia, who now face the serious ...read more
06/02/2017
 - The effects of drought continue to deepen across Somalia, where half the population – 6.2 million people – now face acute food insecurity. In particular, the population facing crisis ...read more
02/02/2017
 - It’s 5 o’clock in the afternoon as the smouldering heat of the day begins to ease, and a determined, active woman named Abung Koch is bustling ...read more
01/02/2017