The ECOWAS area facing the 2021 food and nutrition crisis
The people of West Africa are facing an unprecedented food and nutrition crisis
Published : March 2021
The members of the Regional Food and Nutrition Security Working Group (FSNWG) call for quick action to deploy preventive responses whilst ensuring access to populations, including to those who are the most vulnerable and living in remote areas. They also recall the importance of setting up structural responses to break the cycle of recurrent food and nutrition crises in West Africa.
Authors : ACF, FAO, Oxfam, Unicef, WFP
Themes : Agriculture & Value chains, Food security, Nutrition
Scale : Regional (West Africa)
Langs : English