Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 08/20/2019 - 18:42
By: Swati Malhotra, IFPRI
Submitted by Soonho.Kim on Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:28
East Africa facing acute food insecurity as drought continues, alerts FEWS and FAO
Submitted by Soonho.Kim on Wed, 08/14/2019 - 13:26
Southern Africa faced widespread drought from the October 2018 to March 2019 rainy season, with less than 55 percent of normal rainfall totals, alerts FEWS. The 2018-2019 rainfall began a month late, triggering extended dry spells between January and March.
Submitted by admin on Wed, 03/27/2019 - 09:05
Policy makers, analysts, and civil society face increasing challenges to reducing hunger and improving food security in a sustainable way. Modeling alternative future scenarios and assessing their outcomes can help inform policy choices. The Internatio…
Submitted by Soonho.Kim on Tue, 03/12/2019 - 18:49
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 03/12/2019 - 18:09
By: Alan de Brauw and Sylvan Herskowitz. This piece originally appeared on the A4NH blog.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 02/27/2019 - 18:13
Vivian Hoffman, Jef Leroy, and Kelly Jones. This post originally appeared on IFPRI.org.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 02/15/2019 - 18:37
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 02/05/2019 - 20:02
Southern Africa could face an early start to the 2019-2020 lean season and abnormally high food assistance needs, according to a new alert from FEWS Net. Due to a significant delay in the start of the rainy season and predicted below-average precipitation through March, the region is likely to experience cumulative seasonal rainfall significantly below average. This deficit may negatively impact maize production, livestock conditions, and agricultural labor opportunities in the region.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 01/17/2019 - 21:35
By Thomas Jayne and Milu Muyanga