Oct 2nd, 2020
FEWS NET Zimbabwe Food Security Alert - September 2020
COVID-19 added to consecutive droughts and economic shocks in Zimbabwe drives high assistance needs
Sep 29th, 2020
Global Report on Food Crises - 2020 September update
This September update of the 2020 Global Report on Food Crises with a special focus on COVID-19 finds that a range of 101–104.6 million people in 27 countries are classified in Crisis or worse (IPC/CH Phase 3 or above) according to analyses carried out between March and September 2020, reflecting the peak situation in times of COVID-19 in countries.
Sep 23rd, 2020
Report: COVID-19 and its Impacts on Childhood Malnutrition and Nutrition-related Mortality
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) conducted recent analysis on economic shocks and child wasting showing an important increase in the prevalence of moderate or severe wasting among children younger than 5 years due to COVID-19-related losses in GNI per capita. To consider the implications of this analysis for Ethiopia, the Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI), IFPRI, the Ethiopia National Information Platform for Nutrition (NIPN) and the Food Security Portal (FSP) Project co-hosted a webinar on “COVID-19 and its impacts on childhood malnutrition and nutrition related mortality” on 23rd September 2020, which this report summarizes.
Aug 28th, 2020
FEWS NET Ethiopia Food Security Alert - August 2020
Poor households across Ethiopia experience sharp declines in income amid COVID-19 control measures
Apr 21st, 2020
Global Report on Food Crises 2020
At 135 million, the number of people in Crisis or worse (IPC/CH Phase 3 or above) in 2019 was the highest in the four years of the GRFC’s existence.
Mar 16th, 2020
Climate Change Best Practices
This best practice document provides some specific recommendations for best practices for climate change adaptation and mitigation for agriculture in developing countries, based on recent research.
Oct 16th, 2019
Global Report on Food Crises 2019
More than 113 million people across 53 countries experienced acute hunger requiring urgent food, nutrition and livelihoods assistance (IPC/CH Phase 3 or above) in 2018.
Oct 17th, 2018
Global Report on Food Crises 2018
In 2017, almost 124 million people across 51 countries and territories faced Crisis levels of acute food insecurity or worse and required urgent humanitarian action.
Mar 29th, 2018
ICTs for Agriculture
This best practice document provides some specific recommendations for best practices for ICT use in developing country agriculture, based on relevant recent research.