The Eastern Horn of Africa faces an exceptional prolonged and persistent agro-pastoral drought sequence

Post date Friday, 3 December, 2021 - 14:37
Document Type Brief
Sources Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWSNET)


·        An exceptional three-season drought sequence has struck the Eastern Horn of Africa

·        The food security situation is likely to deteriorate rapidly

·        Climate change and La Niña are working together to produce prolonged and persistent dryness.

·        Scaled-up humanitarian responses are needed.

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