Desert Locust

Desert Locust

Desert Locust Update in Sudan - May 2021

Post date Sunday, 6 June, 2021 - 11:05
Month(s) covered 2021-07, 2021-05
Document Type Report
Sources Food Security Cluster / Sector, FAO

The 2020 locust infestation is a pest outbreak of desert locusts which is threatening the food supply across the regions of East Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, and the Indian subcontinent. The outbreak is the worst in 70 years.

As per latest Update in Sudan, Once the summer rains begin, small-scale breeding is expected to occur in the Sahel of West Africa and Sudan from July onwards.

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