FAO emergencies and resilience


Deepening food crisis in Haiti

Currently, nearly half of Haiti’s population is facing acute hunger.


Hunger crisis in Somalia

Somalia continues to face one of the world’s most severe humanitarian crisis


War in Ukraine

The war in Ukraine is affecting millions of people and forcing massive population displacement


© FAO/Sven TorfinnDesert locust crisis (2020–2021)

With the tremendous support of resource partners, FAO has made great strides against the worst desert locust upsurge to hit the Greater Horn of Africa and Yemen in decades.

Now, we can finally say that the upsurge has come to an end.