Posted by: APO | 30 November 2020

Southern Madagascar faces drought-driven hunger, threatening millions

Southern Madagascar is in the grip of a humanitarian catastrophe, with 1.5 million people—half the region’s population—needing immediate emergency food assistance, the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) warned today. Three straight years of drought have wiped out harvests and hampered people’s access to food and COVID-19 is compounding their suffering. Those experiencing “crisis”… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/southern-madagascar-faces-droughtdriven-hunger-threatening-millions?lang=en


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