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 -  to assist 2.7 million people FAO requires USD 236.5 million period January – December 2018                                 In 2016–2017, Somalia faced one of its harshest droughts in recent history. However, the ongoing drought has ...read more
08/02/2018
 - Strong cereal harvests are keeping global food supplies buoyant, but localised drought, flooding and protracted conflicts have intensified and perpetuated food insecurity, according to the new ...read more
07/12/2017
 - Key messages Rural livelihoods are people’s best defence against famine. Interventions that reinforce rural livelihoods meet immediate food needs, mitigate displacement pressures, reduce the overall humanitarian burden ...read more
04/12/2017
 - FAO's Cash transfers activities in Somalia famine response.
18/11/2017
 - With the main farming season coming to a close in northeastern Nigeria, over 66 000 people affected by conflict are harvesting food – many for the ...read more
16/11/2017
 - Fish processing in the Banadir B camp for Internaly Displaced Persons, in Bosaso, Puntland state, Somalia. Under a livelihood development program spearheaded by FAO, groups of ...read more
14/11/2017
 - Kenya is currently experiencing one of the worst food security crises in recent years due to a prolonged drought. Back-to-back failed rainy seasons have eroded community ...read more
01/11/2017
 - 46 year-old Mlongo Mwanyasi depends on her livestock – a livelihood and tradition inherited from her forefathers that she has kept going. Her animals’ health is ...read more
26/10/2017
 - With three consecutive rains failed in his county, 51-year-old Harrison Kazungu Karisa became increasingly concerned. The poor rains resulted in drier conditions, reduced pasture and limited ...read more
26/10/2017
 - Kenya is currently experiencing one of the worst food security crises in recent years due to a prolonged drought. Back-to-back failed rainy seasons have eroded community ...read more
26/10/2017