The Food Security Cluster is working closely with the established national and refugee coordination mechanisms to ensure coherent, coordinated and integrated humanitarian responses driven by the food security needs of affected populations, assessed in consultation with them.
On 25 April, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, with the epicenter in Lamjung District (north-west) of Kathmandu and south of the China border. Dozens of aftershocks followed. Food Security Cluster is activated to coordinate the food security response.
The Food Security Cluster/Sector Whole of Syria works through three hubs in South Turkey (Gaziantep and Antakya), Syria (Damascus) and Jordan (Amman), while also linking with key actors operating from Iraq. While each hub delivers on core cluster/sector functions, Amman is responsible for conducting the overall analysis of Needs, Response and Gaps; linking hubs on different operational and tech
The Food Security and Agriculture Cluster (FSAC) in Yemen was established in 2012, is co-led by WFP and FAO.A total of 12.9 million Yemenis are food insecure, with 6.1 million people considered severely food insecure.