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Building Resilience and Reducing Malnutrition - Burkina Faso

This Operation has been modified as per Budget Revision 2 (see below).

The 2012 Sahel food crisis compounded food insecurity and malnutrition in Burkina Faso, one of the poorest countries in the world. The most recent emergency food security assessment found 1.7 million people at-risk of food insecurity, and a nationwide prevalence of global acute malnutrition of more than 10 percent.

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Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries930,000
Beneficiary needs (mt)13,307
Beneficiary needs ($US)39,194,058
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 428,000
Canada8,976,661
USA482,848
France407,056
Private Donors378,364
Threats to food security
  • Poverty
  • Low education level
  • Drought
  • Pests infestations