Food Crisis in the Sahel: the crisis that refuses to go away
This 8 page briefing looks at the situation facing 18 million people across the eight countries most affected by the food crisis in the Sahel region of west Africa
It has been written for general reading on the issues and the nature of the crisis, of which Concern is directly engaged in.
- summary of the current situation in Niger, Mauritania, Chad, Mali, Senegal, Cameroon, Burkina Faso and The Gambia
- debating the causes of the crisis
- Concern’s view of what needs to be done
- summary of the core points from the recent Human Development Report for Africa (2012) for the Sahel region