Traoré: "We call upon the States to set up emergency funds to support livestock farmers"
34th RPCA annual meeting 2018, Banjul
The WARI programme takes stock of the provisional results of the 2018-19 agro-pastoral campaign and the food and nutrition outlook in the Sahel and West Africa. It presents key outcomes of the 34th annual meeting of the Food Crisis Prevention Network (RPCA) which brought together the region’s food security stakeholders in Banjul, The Gambia, from 3-5 December 2018. Nutrition issues were at the core of the debate.
Sahel and West Africa Club Secretariat (SWAC/OECD) in collaboration with the Senegal-based Raceco group
Countries – Regions: CILSS area, ECOWAS area, Gambia, UEMOA area
Themes: Agriculture & Value chains, Food security, Markets, prices & trade, Nutrition, Resilience
Scale: Regional (West Africa)
Dodo: public measures to fight the COVID-19 pandemic are not adopted to pastoral realities
Le Cuziat: using mVAM to conduct regular surveys on the food and nutrition situation
Bernard: “Food security and livelihoods are key concerns”