UN Appeals for U.S. $1.7 in Sahel Aid

With millions of Sahelians estimated to be short of food this year, humanitarian agencies have revised their appeal upwards to U.S.$1.7 billion in order to help combat hunger, malnutrition and impoverishment in the region.

  • West Africa:  UN Asks for U.S.$1.7 Billion for Sahel

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 4 July 2013

    Humanitarian agencies have revised upwards their appeal to help Sahelians affected by hunger, malnutrition, impoverishment and conflict to US$1.7 billion, said UN Regional ... read more »

Photo: FAO

Food crisis in the Sahel.

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