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Upholding cassava's potential in Africa

The Regional Cassava Initiative, coordinated by FAO REOA, helped build the resilience of cassava communities who were being hit hard by two cassava diseases in Eastern and Central Africa.

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FSNWG Map Sources & Validity - May 2014

Regional map of food security conditions, map sources and validity for May 2014

Author:
Country: HOA

FSNWG Map Sources & Validity - February 2014

Regional map of food security conditions, map sources and validity for February 2014

Author: FSNWG
Country: HOA

FSNWG Map - February 2014

Map of food security phases in the region - based on country IPC and FEWSNET information.

 

Author: FSNWG
Country: HOA
 
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A GLANCE AT GENDER

FAO Regional Office for Africa (RAF) is pleased to release the first edition of its monthly newsletter ‘A Glance At...

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Understanding Community Resilience

The Community Based Resilience Analysis (CoBRA) assessment methodology is one of the first practical analytical tools...

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Early Warning Early Action Mechanisms for Rapid Decision Making

Drought is an inevitable consequence of the weather patterns in the Horn of Africa.it’s a normal part of the context...

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Latest Documents

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FSNWG Meetings

FSNWG meeting Presentations November 2014

21 Nov 2014

FSNWG meeting Presentations November 2014

Author:
Country: HOA
  

ACF Ke country profile_Nov 2014

17 Nov 2014

Brief on ACF highlights 2014

Author: ACF
Country: EA
  

South Sudan Food Security Bulletin for August - September 2014

10 Nov 2014

Food Security Bulletin for August - September 2014.

 

This bulletin is produced by the Food Security Technical Secretariat (FSTS) in the South Sudan National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), made possible by [...]

Author: Food Security Technical Secretariat
Country: South Sudan
  

Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS) South Sudan - Round 13 - July-August 2014

10 Nov 2014

South Sudan Food Security Monitoring System (FSMS), Round 13, July/August 2014.

 

Produced by WFP's VAM food security analysis unit.

 

The FSMS is a collaborative activity of FSTS, RRC, MARF, MoH, MOEST, FAO, [...]

Author: WFP
Country: South Sudan
  

Synopsis- Regional Consultation on Food Security and Nutrition

23 Oct 2014

The document provides a summary of the discussions and way forward of the 2 day meeting that was convened by the 5 UN Agencies.

Author: FAO, UNHCR, UNICEF, WFP
Country: EA
  

News from IRIN
20 November 2014

Events

FSNWG Meeting - December 2014

11/12/2014 - 11/12/2014
Organization Name: FSNWG
Venue: Institute of Security Studies (ISS), Off Muthangari Road, Lavington, Nairobi
Description:

Monthly briefing on food and nutrition security conditions