Horn of Africa drought and food crisis – a growing catastrophe

The Horn of Africa is in the midst of a catastrophic hunger crisis, owing to the worst drought in a generation. A desperate situation for millions of people is being made worse by the effects of the war in Ukraine, and the ongoing economic impact of the Covid-19...

Africa: Nothing to eat as food crisis is escalating

The food crisis in Africa has been exacerbated by a changing climate, increased war, and unproductive farming, according to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), which has called for immediate and long-term measures. According to recent assessments by...

Russia-Ukraine war could worsen African food shortages

Continent urged to diversify supply chains and invest in local production African nations could face worsening food insecurity as a result of the Russia-Ukraine war, whether they depend on those countries for food imports or not, the Alliance for a Green Revolution in...