Southern Africa – Drought and food insecurity Fact sheet #1, Fiscal year (FY) 2013

Report
from US Agency for International Development
Published on 30 Sep 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The food security situation in most of Southern Africa was relatively stable during the past year, although some parts of the region faced acute food insecurity.

  • As of July 2013, an estimated 10.4 million people in the region were at risk of food insecurity.

  • In FY 2013, USAID provided more than $75 million in humanitarian assistance to Southern Africa.