Markets and Trade

GIEWS Update – The Republic of the Sudan, 23 May 2023

Dramatic increase in acute food insecurity due to the ongoing conflict

Year of publication2023
AbstractThe eruption of armed conflict in the country has severely affected the availability of, and access to, food, against a backdrop of persisting macroeconomic challenges and frequent episodes of intercommunal violence. The food security situation has dramatically worsened since the start of the conflict, with about 19.9 million people estimated to require emergency food and livelihood assistance during the June–September lean season.
Available inEnglish
Product typeNewsletter
SeriesGIEWS - Updates
Areas of workGlobal Information and Early Warning System
Keywordscrop production, food security, markets, trade, prices, food insecurity, weather, world. the Sudan, displacement, macroeconomics, food access, food supply.