Lesotho Remote Monitoring Update September 2013

Report
from Famine Early Warning System Network
Published on 30 Sep 2013 View Original

Favorable 2013/14 rains forecast

KEY MESSAGES

  • This peak of the dry season in September has been slightly drier than usual. However, forecasts suggest average to above-average October-March rains.

  • Stable or increasing incomes, stable food prices, and ongoing poverty reduction programs facilitate relatively average to good food access sufficient to meet minimum food needs (IPC Phase 1: Minimal) at least through December.