FAO emergencies and resilience

Conflict Drives Acute Hunger in the Democratic Republic of Congo - UN agencies warn

From the FAO Regional Office for Africa

Haiti: Nearly half of the population is facing acute hunger

From the FAO Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean

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War in Ukraine

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


A short yet perilous seven-kilometre road connects the towns of Buufow and Shalanbood in southern Somalia.

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The COVID-19 pandemic, the climate crisis, environmental degradation, biodiversity loss, and conflicts have created significant food security challenges worldwide in the past years.

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Analysis and evidence

Timely and accurate agriculture-related food security and risk analysis data is fundamental to support and trigger FAO’s evidence-based emergency and resilience programming. 

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Cash and voucher assistance

FAO’s cash and voucher programmes provide people with life-saving means to immediately cope with crises, while protecting their livelihoods and strengthening their resilience to future shocks.