ECOWAS countries with more than 1 million acutely-food insecure people (phases 3-5)
Sahel and West Africa: 19.6 million people in a "Crisis" situation or worse, March-May 2021
Published : April 2021
In March-May 2021, 19.6 million people, including 9.2 million in Nigeria, required urgent food and nutrition assistance. An additional 51 million people were â€śunder pressureâ€ť (phase 2) and could have fallen into a crisis situation, if appropriate measures were not taken.
Countries : CILSS area, ECOWAS area, UEMOA area
Themes : Agriculture & Value chains
Scale : Regional (West Africa)
Langs : English, French