Burkina Faso

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  • 26/09/2013 — Burkina Faso

    Hungry Planet: Episode 30

    In the latest episode of hungry planet, farmers in the arid Sahel region learn how to make the most out of scarce moisture; a myth about Haiti's famous "mud cakes" is dispelled; and cash transfers boost agricultural production in Malawi.

  • 01/04/2011 — Burkina Faso

    Hungry Planet: Episode 3

    In the third episode of hungry planet, legendary ex-Barcelona striker Hristo Stoichkov joins other soccer greats in visiting a community garden project for victims of the 2009 flooding in Burkina Faso; a social experiment in Egypt helps the urban unemployed reclaim desert land and become farmers; and a cash vouchers project in Hebron helps Palestinian families cope with rising food prices.

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Publications

  • 2018 Global Report on Food Crises

    2018 Global Report on Food Crises
    The 2018 Global Report on Food Crises provides the latest estimates of severe hunger in the world. An estimated 124 million people in 51...
  • West and Central Africa - Markets Update, 2018

    West and Central Africa - Markets Update, 2018
    Highlights: Coarse grain prices will be above their five-year average in most countries in 2018 Below average forage and water availability in the major livestock producing countries Mauritania...
  • The Market Monitor

    The Market Monitor
    This bulletin provides information on price changes for the most commonly consumed staples and their potential impacts on the cost of the basic food basket. ...
  • Seasonal Monitor

    Seasonal Monitor
    The WFP Seasonal Monitor examines satellite imagery of rainfall and vegetation in order to assess the development of the growing season and how such conditions might impact the lives and livelihoods of the...

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