In the past
Crisis in the Sahel
For decades, chronic poverty and successive shocks have affected Chadians, causing about 4.4 million to suffer from food insecurity, of which over 1 million are ...leer más
- Keys points:
Confirmation of satisfactory levels of agro-pastoral production in West Africa and the Sahel: 12 percent increase in cereal production compared with the average over the past five years.
Confirmation of ...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
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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
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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
- 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 / or ...leer más
The rainfall situation has improved markedly in most parts of the region. However, some areas particularly the south of Benin, Ghana and Togo, northwest Mali, central Mauritania, northeast Niger and ...leer más