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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...
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...
At the Humanitarian Conference on the Democratic Republic of Congo on 13 April 2018, international donors announced US$528 million to support the delivery of urgently needed humanitarian aid to millions...
Comme l’ont montré les récentes analyses, la note de plaidoyer de janvier 2018 (cluster SA + PAM + groupe d’ONG), et le dernier atelier du Cadre Harmonisé (novembre 2017), la...
The Humanitarian Coordinator for South Sudan, Alain Noudehou, today called for urgent action to avert a worsening food crisis in the country. Over 7 million people - almost two-thirds of...
Below average rainfall in 2017 to early 2018 has resulted in drought conditions having a negative impact on crops and on the regeneration of pastures in the Sahel region, in...
Globally, WFP and FAO co-lead some thirty food security coordination entities, managing the relationship with hundreds of national and international organisations, including the ICRC movements to ensure the most effective,...
From the Rohingya to South Sudan, hurricanes to famine, 2017 was full of disasters and crises. But 2018 is shaping up to be even worse. Here’s why. The UN has...
Strong cereal harvests are keeping global food supplies buoyant, but localised drought, flooding and protracted conflicts have intensified and perpetuated food insecurity, according to the new edition of FAO's Crop...
As of 1 October 2017, more than 809,000 Rohingyas are estimated to be sheltering in Bangladesh, having fled violence and persecution in Myanmar. Violence which began on 25 August has...