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05 Sep 2017 description

BEIJING – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a US$21 million contribution from the Government of the People’s Republic of China to provide urgent food and nutrition assistance to people affected by food crises across eight countries in Africa and Asia.

05 May 2014 description

Locusts may increase in Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia, and Oman

The Desert Locust situation continues to improve along both sides of the Red Sea due to control operations and drying conditions in Sudan, Eritrea, Saudi Arabia and Yemen.

27 Apr 2009 description
report IRIN

JERUSALEM, 27 April 2009 (IRIN) - Experts from nine countries have taken part in a workshop in Syria to develop a common monitoring strategy for the Ug99 strain of wheat rust, which poses a threat to global food security.

Participants pledged to undertake field surveys to monitor Ug99 and other wheat rust races and share the results, which will be used to establish a global early warning system at the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome.

Representatives from Eritrea, Ethiopia, Egypt, Iran, Pakistan, Sudan, Syria, Turkey and Yemen took part in this first workshop of its …

08 May 2008 description

Situation générale en avril 2008

Prévisions jusqu'à'mi-juin 2008

La situation relative au Criquet pèlerin a été généralement calme en avril sauf en éthiopie, en Arabie Saoudite et en Iran. En éthiopie, des essaims ont persisté dans le sud et la saison des pluies a commencé dans la région de l'Ogaden, dans l'est, o=F9 les essaims vont probablement se déplacer et pondre. De petits groupes et bandes larvaires se sont formés dans l'intérieur de l'Arabie Saoudite et le sud-est de l'Iran, suite aux pontes de mars.

05 May 2008 description
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General Situation during April 2008
Forecast until mid-June 2008

19 Mar 2004 description
report UN Children's Fund

March 22, World Water Day to Focus on Water & Disasters

24 Jun 2002 description
report IRIN

ADDIS ABABA, 24 June (IRIN) - At a press conference in Addis Ababa on Monday Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin and his Iranian counterpart, Kamal Kharrazi pledged to cooperate in trying and achieve peace in war-ravaged Somalia and southern Sudan. Both said peace in the two countries was vital to ensure stability in the Horn of Africa.

05 Jan 2001 description

This report includes: (A) Ethiopia (B) Angola (C) Sudan (D) Burundi (E) West Africa Coastal a) Guinea 2) Sierra Leone 3) Liberia (F) FYRo Macedonia (G) West and Central Asia 1) Afghanistan 2) Tajikistan 3) Pakistan 4) Iran