FAO calls for immediate action as new food crisis unfolds in Somalia

Sep 2014

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has called on all actors in and outside Somalia to respond to clear indications of a worsening food crisis by acting now to save lives in the in the Horn of Africa nation. This call followed the release of latest data, which indicates that poor rains, conflict, soaring food prices and limited humanitarian space and funding are reversing the gradual recovery since the end of the famine in 2012.