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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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Latest maps

FSNWG Map Sources & Validity - May 2014

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

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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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DROUGHT ONLINE

 Drought is one of the most significant natural disaster in terms of special extent, duration and long term socio...

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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

News

FSNWG Meetings

FSNWG Situation Outlook September 2014

23 Sep 2014

FSNWG Situation Outlook September 2014

Author:
Country: HOA
  

DLCI Minutes: Distance Learning Strategy for the ASALs,10th July 2014

23 Sep 2014

These are the minutes from a workshop organized by DLCI and the Ministry of Education,Science and Technology on the tenth of July at the [...]

Author: DLCI
Country: Kenya
  

DLCI Minutes: Distance Learning Strategy for the ASALs,10th July 2014

23 Sep 2014

These are the minutes from a workshop organized by DLCI and the Ministry of Education,Science and Technology on the tenth of July at the [...]

Author: DLCI
Country: Kenya
  

Presentation:Narratives and local perspectives on irrigation development in Turkana: Case of Turkwel,September 2014

22 Sep 2014

This presentation was prepared and presented by Gregory Akall,PhD Candidate,Cambridge University at a workshop held in Turkana on integrated water and irrigation planning. It [...]

Author: Gregory Akall
Country: Kenya
  

Presentation: Opportunities and Threats of Irrigation Development in Kenya's drylands

22 Sep 2014

This presentation was presented by Michael Gitonga from FAO at a workshop held in Turkana County on integrated water and irrigation planning. It highlights [...]

Author: FAO
Country: Kenya
  

News from IRIN
22 September 2014

Events

FSNWG Meeting - October 2014

16/10/2014 - 16/10/2014
Organization Name: FSNWG
Venue: Institute of Security Studies (ISS), Off Muthangari Road, Lavington, Nairobi
Description:

Monthly briefing on food and nutrition security conditions

FSNWG Meeting - November 2014

20/11/2014 - 20/11/2014
Organization Name: FSNWG
Venue: Institute of Security Studies (ISS), Off Muthangari Road, Lavington, Nairobi
Description:

Monthly briefing on food and nutrition security conditions

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