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Addis Ababa (ICRC) – Millions of people in the Horn of Africa are trapped in near-constant crisis as the combination of droughts, floods, and violence force people from their homes...
Haiti's shocks in recent years, combined with the country's structural weaknesses and the extremely unstable social, economic and political context, have had a lasting impact on the ability of the...
Overview UPDATED PROJECTION NOV 2019 - MARCH 2020 In the period November 2019 to March 2020, which is the peak of the hunger season, about 1.9 million people are estimated...
Potential ashpoints to lookout for in New Year
A world facing escalating threats demands that we act without delay to safeguard livelihoods, future-proof our planet and lock in sustainable outcomes. The 2030 Agenda is there to guide us...
The Global Humanitarian Overview (GHO) 2020 was launched on 4 December 2019. The GHO is the most comprehensive, authoritative and evidence-based assessment of world humanitarian needs.
The EBA-report Underfunded Appeals. Understanding the Consequences, Improving the System studies the consequences of funding covering less and less of the stated urgent humanitarian needs worldwide. In 2017 the estimated...
We have a vacancy for for a consultancy position as FSC Coordinator and Livelihood Cluster/Sector based in Kiev Ukraine for an initial period of 6 months extendable. Starting Date: December...
Between August and October 2019, it is estimated that a total of 10.23 million people (33% of the total population) were in severe acute food insecurity and require urgent humanitarian...
The Preparedness and Resilience Working Group (PRWG) aims to guide and support in-country Food Security Cluster (gFSC) on necessary preparedness and resilience-building activities to contribute to bridge the Humanitarian-Development-Peace Nexus,...
Boosting food security and social cohesion on the frontline of the migration crisis​ The intensity and frequency of natural hazards and conflicts is increasing, and they are leaving in their...
The Food Security Cluster has a vacancy in Bamako, Mali for a Cluster Coordinator The contract will be as international consultant with WFP for an initial period of 6 months...
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Advocacy note, September 2019.
It's your day! Collective action across 150 countries is what makes World Food Day one of the most celebrated days of the UN calendar. Hundreds of events and outreach activities...
The Food Security Cluster has two job vacancies in Khartoum, Sudan: 1 Cluster Coordinator 1 Information Management Officer Both positions are for an 11 months consultancy with either FAO or...
An estimated 5.8 million people (14% of the total population) are experiencing Crisis or worse levels of food insecurity (IPC Phase 3 and above) and are in need of urgent...
The humanitarian price of climate change and how it can be avoided
The Food Security Cluster has two vacancies for two International Consultants in Mozambique. 1) An international consultant, National Coordinator, duty station Maputo (Mozambique) with travel to regional hubs (Beira, Pemba,...
OVERVIEW OF THE CRISIS Multiple and consecutive shocks, including drought, cyclones, floods and insecurity, have left an estimated 2.5 million people* -almost 10 per cent of the country’s population- in...
This Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) targets 2.6 million people, which only represents a limited number of all people in need, and includes 1.2 million girls and boys for the remainder...
Today, 19th of August, we celebrate United Nations OCHA World Humanitarian Day (WHD) 2019. The Food Security Cluster joins the #WHD2019 campaign 'Women Humanitarian' by supporting all of those workers...
Food insecurity and malnutrition are exacerbated by persistent conflict and violence, severely affecting communities particularly in the Lake Chad region, eastern and western Niger, northern and eastern Burkina Faso, and...
How Severe, How Many and When: Around 1.28 million people (57% of the rural population) in drought-affected areas of 7 districts (Tharparkar, Umerkot, Sanghar, Jamshoro, Badin, Dadu and Qambar Shahdadkot)...
Food Security Cluster supporting World Breastfeeding Week! 1/7 August 2019 World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from 1 to 7 August to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of...