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25 Nov 2009 description

Given the deteriorating food security situation in the Horn of Africa, the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs is mobilizing €2 million in food aid.

The Horn of Africa is facing a food crisis unlike anything seen in the last several years. Food insecurity in this region has increased sharply as result of a combination of exacerbating factors: armed conflict, drought, poor harvests, an increase in the price of foodstuffs, livestock disease, trade restrictions, maritime piracy and the global financial crisis.

23 Nov 2009 description

Face à la détérioration de la sécurité alimentaire dans la Corne de l'Afrique, le ministère des Affaires étrangères et européennes mobilise une aide alimentaire de 2 millions d'euros.

La Corne de l'Afrique fait face à une crise alimentaire sans équivalent depuis plusieurs années.