Current Operations
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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WFP Offices
Country at a glance 2014
Planned Beneficiaries913,449
Beneficiary needs (mt)0
Beneficiary needs ($US)39,194,057
Donors - 2014 ($US)
Donors - Directed contributions
Multilateral contributionsUS$ 2,137,427
Private Donors378,364
Threats to food security
  • Poverty
  • Low education level
  • Drought
  • Pests infestations