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Food Security Sector (FSS) in Cox’s Bazar with over 40 partners and UN agencies in joint initiative to distribute 1.6 million reusable cloth masks to all Rohingya refugees aged over...
Today, over 4 billion people around the world – more than half the global population – live in cities. Increasing urbanization leads to people living in closer proximity to one...
Publié : décembre 2020 Cette affiche offre une vue d’ensemble de la situation alimentaire et nutritionnelle 2020 et des perspectives en 2021. Pour la deuxième année consécutive, la région doit...
At a Glance PEOPLE IN NEED - 235 M PEOPLE TARGETED - 160 M REQUIREMENTS (US$) - $ 35 B APPEALS - 34 Section one: Global trends COVID-19 has triggered...
World Food Programme and Food and Agriculture Organization join their partners to mark a decade of collaboration Last week in Rome, the global Food Security Cluster — of organizations working...
UN humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock today allocated US$100 million to help people feed themselves in countries most at risk from the growing hunger epidemic caused by conflict, economic decline, climate...
Global Partners Meeting gFSC 10th Anniversary - Meeting Report Full screen view (external link): https://arcg.is/0nnLmr0
Aperçu de la situation La saison des pluies a enregistré des précipitations records au Tchad. Le mois d’août 2020 en particulier a provoqué de nombreuses inondations sur la plupart du...
Food Security Sector (FSS) partners in Bangladesh have helped jumpstart the production and distribution of over 2.8 million reusable masks throughout refugee settlements and host communities in the Cox’s Bazar...
Wishing FAO a very happy 75th birthday! What better moment than World Food Day 2020 – one so drastically different to just a year ago – to appreciate everything the...
Transforming Food Systems for Affordable Healthy Diets Updates for many countries have made it possible to estimate hunger in the world with greater accuracy this year. In particular, newly accessible...
Technical Series on the Conceptual Framework for Addressing Acute Malnutrition in Africa’s Drylands Childhood wasting is an increasing global public health problem and studies have shown that emergency rates of...
Torrential rains have displaced hundreds of thousands of people across the Sahel and Sudan since August. What are believed to be the heaviest seasonal rains in a decade have led...
FOr the latest updates on the Beirut Blast, visit this page: https://fscluster.org/lebanon
The gFSC funding dashboard provides the latest figures on FSC requirements and funding for the 2020 appeals i.e. the country level HRPs as well as the COVID-19 GHRP. It tracks...
Presentation of the Draft Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition by the Committee on World Food Security Note from the Global Food Security Cluster Coordinator Today, as we speak,...
The gFSC calls for immediate collective and strategic action by national governments, partners and donors to rapidly and effectively coordinate response efforts, at global and national levels, to: Ensure access...
The COVID-19 crisis unfolds at a time when the number of acutely food-insecure people in the world has already risen over the past four years, largely due to conflict, climate...
Release of the Global Humanitarian Response Plan (GHRP): COVID-19 Progress Report, 26 June 2020 Message on behalf of Bruno Minjauw, global Food Security Cluster Coordinator Dear colleagues, Without an immediate...
The year 2020 marks the tenth anniversary of the establishment of the Global Food Security Cluster(gFSC). Unfortunately, since then more people have been affected by humanitarian crises across theworld and...
The global COVID-19 crisis is threatening food security, especially in low- and middle-income countries and fragile states. The UN Secretary-General has warned of an impending global food emergency that could...
Emergency seed interventions may already be planned or ongoing in many areas (e.g. to respond to drought, pest infestation, displacement, or other stresses). COVID-19 and its associated restrictions on travel,...