GIEWS Country Brief: Chad 18-March-2013

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • A record crop was gathered in 2012 and rangelands have recovered well

  • The food supply situation has improved significantly in 2012/13 compared to the previous year

  • However, household assets, saving and the health and nutritional status of the population has been severely eroded following recent successive severe food crises

  • Humanitarian assistance continues to be needed to improve access to food and protect the livelihoods of food insecure and vulnerable people