Food Insecurity the Next Crisis for Mali
Aid organizations have warned that border closures as a result of the ongoing military conflict could aggravate already high levels of food insecurity.
allAfrica.com, 18 January 2013
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A group of children wait on the fringes of the distribution center at M'bera, where their parents have come to collect their rations.
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 23 January 2013
Many more northern Malians are likely to face severe food shortages in the coming days and weeks if markets remain blocked by border and road closures, and humanitarian access... read more »
UN News Service, 15 January 2013
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Medecins Sans Frontieres, 9 January 2013
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Oxfam International, 22 January 2013
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United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 16 January 2013
Upriver from Niamey, in Mali, heavy combat is triggering a fresh displacement of civilians. But despite funding shortages, the UN refugee agency is ready to respond to any... read more »