Mali

Stories

  • Emergency food assistance bring relief to Mali’s most vulnerable when they need it the most

    10/08/2016 — Mali

    In Mali and throughout the Sahel, the lean season−a planting period from June to September when food from the previous harvest runs out−places serious stress on families. Many struggle to feed their families, at times

  • Stronger communities in Mali

    27/11/2015 — Mali

    WFP Mali and its partner, World Vision, are supporting the Malian government to reinforce vulnerable populations' resilience in some of the harshest regions of the country. How? By working with the communities to build water tanks, dams, establish community gardens and

  • 10 Things Everyone Should Know About Hunger In Mali

    10 facts Mali

    23/11/2015 — Mali

    Here are ten facts that shed light on the hunger situation in Mali, a country which is struggling to emerge from a series of concurrent crises. Please help the World Food Programme (WFP) raise awareness

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  • 28/10/2014 — Mali SHOTLIST (PDF)

    WFP Uses its Logistics Expertise to Build Ebola Treatment Units (For the Media)

    Speed is of the essence right now, and the entire humanitarian community is working around the clock to get on top of this crisis. WFP is using its logistics expertise to build Ebola Treatment Units, to transport huge amounts of cargo into the affected countries and then, once it’s here, making sure its stored, managed properly so it can be sent out to remote areas where is really needed. The spread of Ebola is disrupting food trade and markets not just in Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia but also the surrounding region. Many families have already seen their livelihoods affected. WFP is working to make sure that this health crisis does not become a food and nutrition crisis as well. 

  • 24/01/2014 — Mali

    Mali: Displaced Families Empowered By Cash Transfers

    Displaced by the conflict in the North, many families in Mali have difficulty meeting their basic needs. In the cities of Bamako and Mopti, WFP has established a cash transfer system that is progressively replacing traditional food distributions. The financial assistance allows families to choose and purchase their own food. For displaced families, cash transfers can represent a first step back to a normal life.

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Publications

  • 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. ...
  • Mali - mVAM Monitoring

    Mali - mVAM Monitoring
    WFP Mali is using live voice calls to collect food security indicators in the North. ...
  • 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...
  • West and Central Africa - Markets Update, 2017

    West and Central Africa - Markets Update, 2017
    Highlights: Despite satisfying cereal availability, millet and sorghum prices increase beyond their seasonal trend in Mali and Niger due to stock depletion. The ongoing Ramadan is...

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