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Food prices and food insecurity in the Sahel

Food prices and food insecurity in the Sahel

November 5, 2012

Whilst international aid agencies have welcomed initial forecasts of improved harvests in the Sahel, governments and UN agencies, including the World Food Programme, warn that the food crisis in West Africa is far from over. The West African farmers' network, ROPPA, has called for governments to start proactively addressing the root causes of the continuing food insecurity in the region.Food prices and food insecurity in the Sahel