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Desert Locust situation update - 14 August 2020

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Ethiopia
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FAO
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Swarms persist in the Horn of Africa During the past week, control operations continue against persistent immature swarms in the Horn of Africa. There were several new sightings of immature swarms in...

Teaming up to defend against locusts

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World
+ 9 more
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FAO
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With desert locusts ravaging large swathes of East Africa in recent months, concerns have been rising that swarms could turn their sights westward and invade countries such as Chad, Niger, Mali and...

Building climate resilience in Southern Africa

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Zambia
+ 1 more
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FAO
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Since Grace – a farmer and a mother from Zambia – left conventional farming behind for conservation agriculture (CA), her yields have increased and she has been able to buy cows. What’s more, she and...

GIEWS Country Brief: Belarus 11-August-2020

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Belarus
Sources
FAO
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FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Below-average wheat output expected in 2020 Import requirements forecast above average in 2020/21 - Prices of wheat flour stable in first six months of 2020 Below-average wheat...

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