- Chronic poverty, years of conflict and severe climatic events, including the 2011/2012 drought in the Sahel which triggered a major food and nutrition crisis, have negatively impacted agricultural and livestock ...leer más
- Recurrent floods, erratic distribution of rainfall and the influx of refugees from neighbouring countries have caused over 1.7 million people to be food insecure.
Irregular and poor rainfall in recent years ...leer más
- In the Sahel, conflict, food insecurity, malnutrition, epidemics and natural disasters remain the key drivers of humanitarian needs in the region, with 4.9 million children under the age of five ...leer más
- Keys points:
Good agro-pastoral production is expected in West Africa and the Sahel.
Some localized fodder deficits in the pastoral zone of Niger, Mali, Mauritania, Senegal and Chad may lead to an ...leer más
- In Northeast Nigeria, insecurity has forced millions of people to leave their homes and in the process lose their livelihoods, predominantly based on agriculture. A large number of them have found ...leer más
- Key points:
Continued rainfall in the west of the region with the risk of post-harvest losses due to decay of harvested crops
More than 300,000 people affected by floods in the region.
Slight ...leer más
- Dans ce numéro:
Combattre l'insécurité alimentaire au Sahel
Cultures pérennes et sécurité alimentaire
Jeunesse au travail
JMA 2015 - « Focus sur la protection sociale et l’agriculture »
Nutrition à Bandigara
- Repeated attacks on civilians from Boko Haram have led to massive displacements and negatively impacted livelihoods in North Eastern Nigeria. Displaced people rely on the limited resources of their host ...leer más
- Key points
Average to good productions is expected in West Africa/Sahel.
Further decline of the FAO food index was noted during this reporting period.
In areas affected by civil insecurity and / ...leer más