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  • 07/04/2017 — Chad

    Pushing Back On Famine in Nigeria

    The Lake Chad Basin is grappling with a complex humanitarian emergency affecting some 17 million people in the most affected areas across north-eastern Nigeria, Cameroon’s Far North, western Chad and south-east Niger. Continued violence has forced 2.3 million people to flee their homes.

  • 06/04/2017 — Chad SHOTLIST (PDF)

    WFP Scales Up to Avert Famine in Boko Haram Affected Areas of Nigeria and Lake Chad Region (For the Media)

    The Lake Chad Basin is grappling with a complex humanitarian emergency affecting some 17 million people in the most affected areas across north-eastern Nigeria, Cameroon’s Far North, western Chad and south-east Niger. The combined impact of deepening insecurity, rapid population growth and severe vulnerability resulting from the effects of climate change, environmental degradation, poverty and underinvestment in social services is translating into record numbers of people in need of emergency relief. Continued violence has forced 2.3 million people to flee their homes. The UN needs US$1.5 billion in order to respond with food, medicine, shelter, water and other essential needs.

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Publications

  • Technical Guidance for the Joint Approach to Nutrition and Food Security Assessment (JANFSA)

    This Joint Approach for Nutrition and Food Security Assessment (JANFSA) guidance is designed for professionals and organizations intending to carry out integrated nutrition and food...
  • 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. ...
  • Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis

    Gender - Guidelines: Gender and Food Security Analysis
    The VAM gender analysis standards support staff engaged in food security and nutrition analysis in their role to provide information necessary to design, implement and...
  • 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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