A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
High food prices have brought into sharp focus an existing global food crisis that affects almost one billion people.
Based on a survey by Oxfam International and Save the Children
In the Sahel region of West Africa, the ability to access food has become the key issue in terms of food securi