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Recent decades have seen increasing rates of urbanization across the world – from 746 million people in 1950, to 4.2 billion in 2018. By 2050, two thirds of the global...
The gFSC is organizing a training for francophone Information Management Officers, in Dakar, Senegal from 27 to 30 November 2018. Discover more here .
Earthquake and Tsunami, Sulawesi, Indonesia
BUILDING CLIMATE RESILIENCE FOR FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION In September 2017, we jointly launched The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World, marking the beginning of a new...
On 12 August 2018, the World Food Programme (WFP) Regional Pacific Food Security Cluster Coordinator deployed to Vanuatu for a two week period, supporting the Vanuatu Food Security and Agriculture...
Messages Clefs: La situation pastorale est restée difficile en juillet. Malgré l’installation des pluies et un début d’amélioration des conditions d’élevage, le niveau de la biomasse fourragère est resté globalement...
A severe drought is affecting Central America’s Dry Corridor, which stretches from southern Mexico to Panama, threatening the food security of millions of Central American people. The most impacted countries...
The Food Security Cluster supports the World Breastfeeding Week In a world filled with inequality, crises and poverty, breastfeeding is the foundation of lifelong good health. A sustainable and more...
Food crises often develop over a long period of time and are typically caused by conflict, drought or other natural hazards, as well as high food prices and low incomes,...
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Vacancy Announcement No: IRC5617 Issued on: 3 July 2018 I Deadline For Application: 24 July 2018 Position Title: Programme Officer (Global Food...
This document, 72-hour assessment approach: a guide for vulnerability and spatial analysis in sudden-onset disasters, was developed based on the experience of the VAM Units in WFP Regional Bureaux for...
The second weekly Issue of the FSS Monsoon Response Flash Update provides details of progress of the key elements of the response, initiatives and challenges, as reported in the week...
Following the heavy monsoon rains in Cox's Bazr, the FSS team produced the First Issue called Monsoon Response Flash Update – which provides details of progress of the key elements...
من اندالع القتال في المدينة. تحدثت السيدة ليز غراندي، منسقة الشؤون اإلنسانية في اليمن قائلة: "إننا قلقون الحديدة تشهد ظروفا ." ً للغاية بشأن الوضع". "حيث كانت هي األسوأ في البلد حتى قبل بدء القتال يعاني %25 من أطفال الحديدة من سوء التغذية الحاد. وإذا تم تعطيل الدعم الغذائي الذي يوفره شركاء العمل اإلنساني، فإن ذلك يعرض حياة نحو 100,000 طفل للخطر. وكانت الحديدة واحدة من مراكز التفشي لوباء الكوليرا في العام الماضي، وهو التفشي األسوأ للكوليرا في تاريخنا الحديث. وأضافت السيدة غراندي: "مستوى ودرجة المعاناة اإلنسانية تدفعنا لشدّة األلم." https://reliefweb.int/report/yemen/hundreds-thousands-civilians-hodeidah-are-grave-risk-enar
The Sahel region faces an exceptional crisis with the worst humanitarian needs in years requiring an urgent scale-up of emergency response. Millions of people in Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania,...
FAO assesses that globally 39 countries are in need of external assistance for food. Persisting conflicts continue to be the dominant factor driving the high levels of severe food insecurity...
Protection from Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA): the IASC 6 core PSEA principles translated into 100 languages Preventing sexual exploitation and abuse in the humanitarian sector starts with ensuring everyone...
The Security Council, Recalling all relevant Security Council resolutions, including resolutions 1296 (2000), 1894 (2009), 2175 (2014), and 2286 (2016) and its Presidential Statement of 9 August 2017 (S/PRST/2017/14), Deeply...
In March 2018, seven concentrations in CAR were classified in Emergency (IPC Phase 4)and ten prefectures and two concentrations were classified in Crisis (IPC Phase 3). During the lean season,...
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: 180545 Information Management Officer Job Posting: 03/May/2018 Closure Date: 17/May/2018, 11:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: TCE Type of Requisition: Consultant / PSA (Personal...
CALL FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST - VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT: 180543 Food Security Cluster Coordinator Job Posting: 03/May/2018 Closure Date: 24/May/2018, 11:59:00 PM Organizational Unit: TCE Type of Requisition: Consultant / PSA...
2017 marks the first year of the Strategic Plan 2017-2019 and we would like to take this occasion to thank our cluster coordinators, information management officers, partners, associates and donors...