Nigeria

Nigeria

Nigeria hunger crisis deepens, spills over into Lake Chad Basin

Post date Tuesday, 28 February, 2017 - 15:08
Document Type Other
Content Themes Emergency Response
Sources FAO

FAO warned that the food security situation in Nigeria and the Lake Chad Basin is drastically deteriorating, as conflict and instability continue. Daniele Donati, the Deputy Director of FAO Emergency and Rehabilitation Division explains the causes of the severe hunger and calls for swift and decisive action from the international community to protect the livelihoods of millions of families dependent on farming, livestock and fishing for their food and livelihoods