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12 March 2013
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Central African Republic: civil conflict aggravates an already alarming food security situation
 
The recent escalation of civil conflict in the Central African Republic has considerably increased population displacements and disrupted agricultural and marketing activities. Large numbers of people are estimated to be in need of food assistance.

 Agricultural activities disrupted by civil insecurity

 Trade disruptions cause food prices to escalate

 Increased food insecurity due to loss of livelihoods, high food prices and displacement





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