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This operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 1. (See below)

Food insecurity in Mauritania stems from poverty, environmental degradation, and cyclical shocks. Recent assessments show that over 14 percent of the population is consistently food insecure. Thousands more become food insecure as the annual lean season approaches, and food insecurity in urban Nouakchott has risen sharply in recent years. 

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Country at a glance 2015
Planned Beneficiaries0
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)57,490,263
Donors - 2015 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 1,926,001
USA4,449,989
Japan2,500,000
Finland530,223
Luxembourg113,379
European Commission101,969
Threats to food security
  • Drought
  • Floods
  • Erratic rains
  • Desert locusts