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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, March 2018

In Numbers 384 mt of food assistance distributed (in March) USD 24,238 cash-based transfers made USD 2,452,709 six months (April-September 2018) net funding requirements 137,907 people assisted in...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, February 2018

In Numbers 140 mt of food assistance distributed (in February) USD 38,144 Cash based transfers made USD 2,452,709 six months (March-August 2018) net funding requirements 122,228 people assisted in...

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Supporting ‘all-inclusive nation-building’ in the Gambia

Government of the Gambia launches new project on Integrating Agriculture in National Adaptation Plans with support from joint FAO-UNDP NAP-Ag Programme 16 March 2018, The Gambia – In an effort to...

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Weathering the storm of climate change in The Gambia

Dingiri, The Gambia: When Bundauda Samasa was a boy, everyone knew to the day when the rains would start and stop sprinkling the fields in The Gambia’s Upper River Region, and what harvest of...

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Rift Valley fever – Gambia

On 3 January 2018, the Ministry of Health (MoH), Senegal notified WHO of a case of Rift Valley fever, a 52-year-old Korean man who was a resident of Gambia. The case was reported from a hospital in...

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Mohamed Ibn Chambas concluded a three-day visit to the Gambia

The Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), Mohamed Ibn Chambas, concluded on 18 February a three-day visit to...

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In The Gambia, building resilience to a changing climate

UN Environment will implement the largest natural resource development project in the history of The Gambia to help the West African nation tackle climate change impacts and restore degraded forests,...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, November 2017

Highlights Advisory Board of the Zero Hunger Strategic review validated draft recommendations Four-day meeting conducted with relevant stakeholders to develop a national school meals programme...

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IOM Assists 142 Gambian Migrants to Return Home from Libya

Banjul – The UN Migration Agency (IOM) together with the Government of The Gambia assisted 144 Gambian migrants to return home on Monday (22/01), of which 17 came from Trig al Seka detention centre...

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Gambia: Truth Commission to Uncover Jammeh Abuses

Bill Should Ban Amnesties for Most Serious Crimes (Banjul) – Gambia’s truth commission bill, to be debated on December 13, 2017, is an important opportunity to shed light on human rights violations...

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WFP The Gambia Country Brief, October 2017

Highlights • Zero Hunger technical thematic group consulations were held from 17 to 19 October 2017. • The first monthly distribution exercise commenced for targeted and blanket supplementary...

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Rehabilitated roads to improve economic growth in the Gambia

UNOPS will help improve access to markets and socio-economic facilities for some of the most vulnerable populations in the Gambia. With funding from the European Union, and in collaboration with the...

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GIEWS Country Brief: Gambia 13-November-2017

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT Timely and abundant rainfall benefited overall crop production Depreciation of local currency contributes to high prices of imported food commodities Humanitarian assistance...

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Gambia, IOM Launch EU Funded Migrant Protection Project

Dakar - In the presence of the EU Ambassador to The Gambia, His Excellency Attila Lajos, a local signing of the Agreement to implement the project, “EUTF-IOM Joint Initiative for Migrant Protection...

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