The ECOWAS area facing the 2021 food and nutrition crisis
COVID-19: Global threats on food systems, EU/DEVCO Brief
Published : April 2020
This first issue of a bi-monthly brief produced by the European Commission (DEVCO/C1 and JRC/D5), focuses on the imminent food and nutrition crisis and the world’s hunger hotspots. It looks at the impacts of COVID-19 on various sectors (i.e. linkages between the environment and food security; agricultural production, smallholders and local food systems ; jobs, employment and social protection ; global markets prices and trade policies ; gender ; stability, etc.). Annex 1 provides a summary of international responses ; annex 2 includes a summary of current market trends and annex 3 a list of key resources.
Organizations : European Commission: DEVCO/C1 and JRC/D5
Themes : Agriculture & Value chains, Covid-19, Environment, Food security, Gender, Markets, prices & trade, Nutrition, Resilience, Health, Social protection
Scale : Global
Langs : English