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The Food Security Cluster

The Food Security Cluster is about enhancing cooperation and partnerships. The FSC works directly with its partners and stakeholders that include international NGOs, the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, other cluster lead agencies, UN organizations, Governments and Donors. Read More

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Tue, 2015-03-17 10:48

Tropical Cyclone Pam made landfall on Friday the 13th of March near the islands of Vanuatu with sustained wind speeds of 270 km/h. Initial estimates of humanitarian impact suggest large devastation. Several other island nations, including Kiribati, New Caledonia, Solomon Islands, and Fiji have also been affected. Cyclone Pam is a category 5 cyclone and the second strongest to ever form in the Southern Pacific.

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Fri, 2015-03-20 16:17
Tue, 2015-03-10 15:18

Strengthening Urban Food Security Analysis in Humanitarian Crises

The word is urbanizing rapidly. By 2030 the urban population is predicted to exceed five billion people, and eighty percent of them will live in the developing world.

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Tue, 2015-03-03 10:50

The global Food Security Cluster (gFSC) is currently seeking a Food Security Coordinator to be based in Amman, Jordan to co-ordinate the ‘whole of Syria’ food assistance response. The consultancy is for a period of eleven months with a possibility of extension. Candidates should be available to start by May 2015.

Background

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Thu, 2015-02-26 09:00

The Food Security Cluster in Ukraine was established on 23 December 2014 to coordinate the assistance to the most vulnerable people affected by the crisis.

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