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Comme l’ont montré les récentes analyses, la note de plaidoyer de janvier 2018 (cluster SA + PAM + groupe d’ONG), et le dernier atelier du Cadre Harmonisé (novembre 2017), la...
The Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan, Alain Noudehou, today called for urgent action to avert a worsening food crisis in the country. Over 7 million people - almost two-thirds of...
Below average rainfall in 2017 to early 2018 has resulted in drought conditions having a negative impact on crops and on the regeneration of pastures in the Sahel region, in...
Malgré les efforts fournis par la population et les partenaires humanitaires, l’insécurité alimentaire reste préoccupante Le cluster sécurité alimentaire a besoin des financements conséquents pour apporter une réponse appropriée USD...
If the current drivers of food insecurity worsen through the end of 2018, and in the absence of humanitarian assistance, there is a heightened risk of Famine in areas where...
In 2018, the humanitarian community is collectively targeting 70.1 million people globally with both lifesaving and livelihoods food security assistance. There are thirty nine consolidated response plans involving FSC partners...
Globally, WFP and FAO co-lead some thirty food security coordination entities, managing the relationship with hundreds of national and international organisations, including the ICRC movements to ensure the most effective,...
The course is aimed at providing basic knowledge about the role and functions of the Food Security Cluster, both at global and national level. It is also aimed at building...
From the Rohingya to South Sudan, hurricanes to famine, 2017 was full of disasters and crises. But 2018 is shaping up to be even worse. Here’s why. The UN has...
Strong cereal harvests are keeping global food supplies buoyant, but localised drought, flooding and protracted conflicts have intensified and perpetuated food insecurity, according to the new edition of FAO's Crop...
In the second half of 2017, the food security condition of many Somalis improved in many locations supported by large-scale humanitarian efforts and deteriorated elsewhere. We must sustain these fragile...
The food security situation continues to be hampered and deteriorating due to prolonged conflict, displacement, humanitarian access constraints, climatic shocks and macro-economic instability. As for October to December 2017, the...
En République démocratique du Congo, la Journée internationale de la femme rurale, a été célébrée par le Gouvernement en partenariat avec l’ONUFEMMES, la FAO, HarvestPlus et le PAM, sur le...
The 2017 Global Hunger Index (GHI) shows long-term progress in reducing hunger in the world. The advances have been uneven, however, with millions of people still experiencing chronic hunger and...
As of 1 October 2017, more than 809,000 Rohingyas are estimated to be sheltering in Bangladesh, having fled violence and persecution in Myanmar. Violence which began on 25 August has...
The Global Early Warning - Early Action System (EWEA) provides a forward-looking summary of major risks to agriculture and food security including their likelihood and the extent of their probable...
After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger is on the rise again, affecting 815 million people in 2016, or 11 per cent of the global population, says a...
World Food Programme Report Launch SEP 19, 2017 - 12:15 PM TO 01:45 PM EDT Speakers: Steven Were Omamo , Deputy Director of Policy and Programme and Coordinator of Food...
With 3.1 million people facing crisis and emergency, acute food insecurity persists in Somalia Acute malnutrition Increases and risk of Famine continues August 31, 2017, Mogadishu/Washington – An estimated 3.1...
Around 1.4 million inhabitants of the Kasaï Region have been escaping violence and humiliation since the beginning of the crisis in August 2016. People living in the five provinces that...
From 19-23 June 2017, the gFSC carried out a Food Security Cluster Information Management Officer training in Lake Bracciano, Italy. The training included some 25 participants from various organisations, including...
Food Security Cluster Coordinator (Expert Roster) - What are we looking for? The Food Security Cluster is looking to expand its Cluster Coordinators Roster (French speaking) with qualified individuals with...
Reinforcing national and local systems for better coordination The global Food Security Cluster and its partner Welthungerhilfe launched a joint video project today, supported by the German Federal Foreign Office...