Food Security and Nutrition Working Group Update - July 2013

Report
from Food Security and Nutrition Working Group
Published on 31 Jul 2013 View Original

KEY MESSAGES ON CURRENT FOOD SECURITY & NUTRITION CONDITIONS

  • Good food security outcomes across the region which are expected to improve with the start of harvest across much of the region.

  • Nutrition conditions stable but with high levels of acute and chronic malnutrition.

  • Prices of staple grains in the region are either stable or declining.

  • June to September rains expected to be average to below average for most of the region