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Gambia: Humanitarian Overview (as of 27 April 2016)

KEY DRIVERS OF THE CRISIS Endemic of food insecurity due to crop failure/ poor harvest, rising food prices and loss of livelihoods as a result of frequent natural disasters (droughts, floods). Lack...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, March 2016

Highlights On 10 March, WFP Gambia together with the Ministry of Basic and Secondary Education and the First Lady celebrated the 2016 Africa School Meals Day across the country. School meals were...

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Schools meals - a step towards zero hunger in The Gambia

School meals are a lifeline for more than 100,000 vulnerable children and their families across The Gambia. The European Union (E.U.) is one of the biggest supporters of WFP's school meals programme...

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GIEWS Country Brief: Gambia 10-March-2016

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Preliminary estimates for 2015 harvest point to significant recovery in cereal production after previous year’s steep drop Humanitarian assistance continues to be needed Cereal...

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Gambia: Humanitarian Overview (as of 09 March 2016)

KEY DRIVERS OF THE CRISIS Endemic of food insecurity due to crop failure/ poor harvest, rising food prices and loss of livelihoods as a result of frequent natural disasters (droughts, floods). Lack...

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Gambia: Events of 2015

The government of President Yahya Jammeh, in power since a 1994 coup, frequently committed serious human rights violations including arbitrary detention, enforced disappearance, and torture against...

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The Gambia: Humanitarian Needs Overview 2016 (November 2015)

Humanitarian needs & key figures The Food Security and Nutrition crisis remains the principal concern for humanitarian actors in The Gambia. The June 2015, Food Security Early Warning Bulletin issued...

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The Gambia: Reducing hunger through cash transfers

Erratic rainfall, failed crops, and volatile prices for basic household food supplies in 2014 - 2015 continue to affect families in The Gambia, one of Africa's smallest countries. With a population...

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GIEWS Country Brief: Gambia 06-November-2015

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Preliminary forecast for 2015 harvest points to significant recovery in cereal production after last year’s steep drop Access to food continues to be constrained by high food...

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