Operations

Targeted Relief Food Assistance to Vulnerable Population Affected By Natural Disasters


About this Operation

Operation Documents

Resource Situation

This Operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 3 (see below)
Whilst no official estimates of maize production have been released for the 2013/14 food consumption year, the recent Malawi Vulnerability Assessment 

Committee (MVAC) and Emergency Food Security Assessment (EFSA) reports indicate that a significant proportion of the population will be unable to meet their annual food requirements. This is as a result of both the inadequate availability of and access to food. The affected populations are located in more and dispersed districts of the country this year, in 21 out of 28 districts nationwide. 

Countries

Malawi

Malawi is a small landlocked country in sub-Saharan Africa, bordering Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique. It covers an area of 118,500 km2 and has an estimated population of 14 million. The country is defined as low-income and ranks 171 out of 187 countries in the 2011 UNDP Human Development Index....