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The global Food Security Cluster has opened two Vacancies for two Programme Officer Consultants based in Rome. Apply now: Programme Officer Consultant (FSC/IMO Surge Capacity Expert) Programme Officer Consultant
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC Over 40% of the population (1.81 million) in Central African Republic are severely food insecure Over 1.8 million people in Central African Republic are in severe acute...
Are you passionate about providing insights that will provide creative solutions to change and save the lives of millions of beneficiaries? If yes, this opportunity is for you. The Vulnerability...
This brochure was successfully presented during a side event “Responding to Emergencies: The Key Role of the Clusters”. Discussions at the event emphasized the commitment from member states to the...
During 2018, FSC coordination efforts involved more than 1,000 partners at the country level, more than half being national entities. In 2018, the cluster counts there were 30 active Food...
‘Famine Likely’: new classification to boost warning Rome, Italy, 25 April 2019 – New global guidelines published today by the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) initiative will further hone...
Among the casualties of Cyclone Idai are the livelihoods of people such as Ernesto Ameral, a 26-year-old farmer in the small Mozambican town of Dombe, near the Mussapa River and...
We currently have three new vacancies: - Needs Assessments and Analysis Specialist - Regional Food Security Cluster Specialist - Food Security and Nutrition Technical Specialist Please review the positions below...
This booklet is a compilation of documentation on good practices on resilience at regional level, further to the implementation of the six pillars of IGAD Drought Disaster Resilience and Sustainability...
This third annual Global Report on Food Crises (GRFC 2019) marks another major collaborative effort between numerous agencies in the international humanitarian and development community to share their data, analysis,...
EN ESTE NÚMERO: Desplazamientos masivos y restricciones de acceso persisten en los primeros dos meses de 2019 Afectaciones por ataques a oleoductos en 2019 Fenómeno del Niño y fuertes lluvias...
CFS 46: Accelerating progress on SDG2 to achieve all the SDGs CFS 46 is from 14 – 18 October 2019 at FAO, Rome, Italy and will be the first major...
OVERVIEW On 14 March 2019, Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall near Beira City, bringing devastation and destruction in its path. Both ahead of and after its landfall, the weather system...
The UN chief has expressed his sadness at the loss of life and displacement across Zimbabwe, as a result of the deadly Tropical Cyclone Idai, which has pounded Southern Africa...
In 2018, the humanitarian community has collectively targeted 74 million people globally with both lifesaving and livelihoods food security assistance. There are around thirty consolidated response plans involving FSC partners...
The Food Security Cluster (FSC) is proud to be present at the Humanitarian Network Partnerships Week (HNPW) in Geneva from the 4/8 February 2019. The event hosts the annual meetings...
Food Security response Jan/Jun 2018 and Plans for the next 6 months for the Sahel Region. Available in English and French. Data collected in August 2018.
Urban Essential Needs Assessment in the five communes of Kimbanseke, Kinsenso, Makala, N’sele and Selembao (Kinshasa) This urban assessment has been carried out jointly through funding from the gFSC (Global...
Wednesday 24 October 2018 - 15.30 - 17.00 CEST (UTC/GMT +2, Rome time) Speakers: Dominique Burgeon , Strategic Programme Leader - Resilience, FAO Asha Sawyer , Cash-Based Interventions Coordinator, FAO...
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...
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...