Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 10/31/2016 - 14:46
When it comes to policymaking, sound information is key. This is especially true for agriculture and food policies in Africa south of the Sahara, where hunger levels remain the highest in the world (2016 Global Hunger Index) and where agriculture accounts for a significant portion of GDP (17.1 percent in 2014; World Bank).
Submitted by Sara.Gustafson on Wed, 07/13/2016 - 15:30
The Nigerian Minister of Health has declared a "nutrition emergency" in northeast Nigeria as conflict continues to limit access to food, water, and health services, according to an alert from FEWS Net.
Submitted by Sara.Gustafson on Thu, 06/30/2016 - 19:38
A new report released by FEWS Net examines current food security conditions in Tanzania, finding that overall national food security prospects are favorable but local-level conditions remain mixed.