Mauritania

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Videos(6)

  • 12/08/2012 — Mauritania

    Hungry Planet: Episode 16

    In this episode: researchers measure carbon levels stored within Tanzania's forests; Brazilian farmers turn to sustainable agriculture to rehabilitate the natural environment; Mali refugees arrive at the M'bera refugee camp in Mauritania in search of food and safety.

  • 06/07/2012 — Mauritania

    A Village In Mauritania Finds Its Way Through The Drought

    Drought across the Sahel region of Africa has taken a devastating toll on families in Mauritania where dead livestock and dried-out lakes offer grim testimony to a season of failed rains. But one village has found its way out of the hunger crisis affecting the region through programmes that provide children with nutrition, keep kids in school and put their mothers in charge of an ambitious market garden.

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Publications

  • 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...
  • West Africa - Regional Supply and Market Outlook, December 2017

    West Africa - Regional Supply and Market Outlook, December 2017
    For the fourth consecutive year, aggregate regional cereal production (milled rice, maize, and millet/sorghum) is projected to increase during the 2017/18 marketing year (MY). This...

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