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.
Latest estimates indicate that household food stocks in and around Gao will only last few weeks.
The UN Food and Agriculture Organization has just published it's The State of Food and Agriculture, 2012 report, on investmen
Climate change has serious implications for global food production and food security. This report uses data on current changes and future climate scenarios to examine possible impa
The UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) has delivered solid guidance and important recommendations that governments must now follow through with action.
Reacting to the draft G20 communiqué circulating on Monday 17th, Oxfam spokesperson Carlos Zarco said:
The G20 leading economies have sidelined development and food security at their summit in Los Cabos.
The Yemeni people are facing a worsening humanitarian crisis with more than ten million – 44 percent of the population – facing food insecurity.