Nigeria: REACH study finds cash is the most appropriate food assistance modality in Konduga

Food insecurity is one of the greatest challenges North Nigerian populations have to face. As of October 2017, 30% of the population in Borno State faced critical food insecurity situations.[1] Eight years of conflict led to the displacement of farmers Read more…

Syria: Worrying situation in the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta, despite slight improvements

Since October 2017, the humanitarian situation in the besieged area of Eastern Ghouta has strongly deteriorated. Following a ban on the entry of commercial vehicles – the main source of food and hygiene items for residents – reports of infant Read more…

South Sudan: Food insecurity persists despite humanitarian assistance, raising concerns for the 2018 lean season

The Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) for September 2017 estimates that 6 million South Sudanese (56% of the total population) are food insecure with 40,000 facing a humanitarian catastrophe. A severe deterioration of the food security situation was identified Read more…