Category Archives: Sahel crisis

Re: The Enviromental-friendly Governor by DailyPost Nigeria

“Presenting the award to the Governor on Friday, the commissioner for Enviroment, Alhaji Hassan Aminami said the award which was given to Borno State on the 15th August, 2013 was in recognition of the state’s effort in fighting desertification and … Continue reading

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Changes in Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods and Food Security in Sahel and West Africa | ThinktoSustain.com

Changes in Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods and Food Security in Sahel and West Africa | ThinktoSustain.com. Related articles Changes in Climate Trends Impacting Livelihoods & Food Security in the Sahel and West Africa (Page 1 of 2) (drbausman.wordpress.com) UN officials … Continue reading

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Food security linked to peace in the Sahel – FAO Director-General / Famine in the region averted but more efforts needed | Database of Press Releases related to Africa – APO-Source

Food security linked to peace in the Sahel – FAO Director-General / Famine in the region averted but more efforts needed | Database of Press Releases related to Africa –APO-Source. “Investing in food security in the Sahel is also an … Continue reading

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IRIN Africa | WEST AFRICA: Sahel the danger zone for food insecurity | Burkina Faso | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Liberia | Mali | Mauritania | Niger | Nigeria | Sierra Leone | Senegal | Chad | Aid Policy | Food Security | Health & Nutrition | Sahel Crisis

IRIN Africa | WEST AFRICA: Sahel the danger zone for food insecurity | Burkina Faso | Guinea | Guinea-Bissau | Liberia | Mali | Mauritania | Niger | Nigeria | Sierra Leone | Senegal | Chad | Aid Policy | … Continue reading

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Sahel hunger crisis and the depletion of Nigerian buffer zone; a call to action

By Dr. B. A. Usman “The Sahel is the ecoclimatic and biogeographic zone of transition, in Africa, between the Sahara desert to the north and the Sudanian Savanna to the south. Having a semi-arid climate, it stretches across the southernmost … Continue reading

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IRIN Africa | Curbing deadly bovine disease faces hurdles in Sahel | Burkina Faso | Gambia | Mali | Niger | Senegal | Chad | Food Security | Migration | Sahel Crisis

IRIN Africa | Curbing deadly bovine disease faces hurdles in Sahel | Burkina Faso | Gambia | Mali | Niger | Senegal | Chad | Food Security | Migration | Sahel Crisis.

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SAHEL REGIONAL STRATEGY Mid-Year Review 2013

“FOCUS ON REGIONAL COHERENCE The 2013 Sahel Strategy provides a summary of humanitarian needs, as articulated in the consolidated appeals (CAPs) of Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger and in the humanitarian strategies of Cameroon, The Gambia, Nigeria and Senegal. … Continue reading

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