UN Calls For Aid To Thwart Niger Food Crisis

Published on 05 March 2010

An approaching food crisis in Niger has prompted the United Nations and its NGO partners to issue an appeal for aid internationally. (..) “Niger is facing a structural state of high acute malnutrition and has one of the highest rates of population increase in the world. It also has a harsh environment, made even worse by climate change and the poor management of environmental resources,” Malek Triki, public information officer for the WFP told MediaGlobal.

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