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Kenya + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 31 March 2020

More swarms continue to form in Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress and...

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Kenya + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 24 March 2020

New swarms continue forming in Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress and new...

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Kenya + 9 more

Desert Locust situation update - 17 March 2020

New swarms continue forming in Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress and new...

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Kenya + 12 more

Desert Locust situation update - 10 March 2020

New swarms forming in Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress and new swarms...

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Kenya + 14 more

Desert Locust situation update - 2 March 2020

New swarms forming in Somalia and starting in Kenya The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread breeding is in progress...

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Ethiopia + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 24 February 2020

Swarms invade the Persian Gulf and continue to breed in the Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in the Horn of Africa, specifically Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread...

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Ethiopia + 16 more

Desert Locust situation update, 21 February 2020

Swarms from Arabia arrive in Persian Gulf On 20 February, immature swarms from the Arabian Peninsula reached the shores of the Persian Gulf in Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar and the southwest coast of Iran...

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Ethiopia + 13 more

Desert Locust situation update - 17 February 2020

Widespread breeding in progress in the Horn of Africa The situation remains extremely alarming in Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia where widespread Desert Locust infestations and a new generation of...

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Ethiopia + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 10 February 2020

Desert Locust spread to Uganda and Tanzania Breeding continues in the Horn of Africa, which will cause locusts to increase further in Ethiopia, Somalia and Kenya with new swarms forming in March and...

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Ethiopia + 14 more

Desert Locust situation update - 3 February 2020

Three hot-spots of threatening locust activity The current situation remains extremely alarming in three main areas. (1) In the Horn of Africa, the worst affected area, there is an unprecedented...

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Ethiopia + 12 more

Desert Locust situation update - 28 January 2020

Locusts will increase further as a new generation of breeding starts in the Horn of Africa The current Desert Locust situation remains extremely alarming and represents an unprecedented threat to...

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Ethiopia + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 20 January 2020

Large and numerous swarms continue to threaten the Horn of Africa Kenya. Immature and maturing swarms continue to arrive in the northeast from Ethiopia and Somalia and are moving throughout northern...

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Ethiopia + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update - 13 January 2020

Numerous and very large swarms pose an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods in Horn of Africa In the Horn of Africa, there has been a significant and extremely dangerous increase in...

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Ethiopia + 10 more

Desert Locust situation update - 18 December 2019

A dangerous Desert Locust situation is developing in the Horn of Africa Desert Locust breeding continues in eastern Ethiopia and adjacent areas of Somalia. Although ground and aerial control...

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Yemen + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update 3 September 2019

Worrisome situation in eastern and central regions The current situation is most serious in Yemen, Pakistan and India, and it could deteriorate in Ethiopia and Eritrea. In Yemen, swarms moved in the...

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Yemen + 11 more

Desert Locust situation update 13 August 2019

Locusts increasing in Indo-Pakistan and Yemen The Desert Locust situation continues to remain serious along both sides of the Indo-Pakistan**** border and in Yemen. In India, breeding continues in...

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Yemen + 9 more

Desert Locust situation update - 16 July 2019

Serious Desert Locust situation in the Central and Eastern regions Although spring breeding has come to an end and despite intensive control operations, several key summer breeding countries face a...

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Yemen + 9 more

Desert Locust situation update 20 June 2019

Hatching and band formation starts in Yemen while risk of swarms arriving in summer breeding areas remains high Although control operations have treated nearly 200 000 ha so far this month, all...

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Saudi Arabia + 6 more

Desert Locust situation update 13 June 2019

High risk of migration from spring to summer breeding areas where early rains have started While spring breeding is declining in all areas due to control operations and drying conditions, there is a...

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Saudi Arabia + 7 more

Desert Locust situation update 14 May 2019

A second generation of spring breeding is underway in Saudi Arabia and Iran As a result of unusually good ecological conditions, a second generation of breeding is expected to cause a further...

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