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Saturday, 22 July 2017

Up to now, the UN World Food Programme (WFP) has provided aid to nearly 8 million people in the region in the past five weeks and is targeting 11.5 million out of more than 13 million people affected by the drought and famine, with governments and partners tending to the rest. It recently started a series of nine airlifts to Mombasa, Kenya, carrying a total of 800 tons of high-energy biscuits (HEBs), enough to feed 1.6 million people for a day. Looking beyond the immediate crisis, the FAO will host a high-level meeting in Rome on 18 August to agree on steps to spark a short-term agricultural recovery, such as cash for work for agricultural and water harvesting, seed distribution, vaccination and animal feeding, irrigation and food storage.

Tuesday, 16 August 2011

With today’s newsletter, the CTA Brussels blog introduces three new categories: Food Policy, ACP-EU Policy and Humanitarian Aid. If you would like to receive only news in certain categories, you have the possibility to edit your email subscription by clicking on the link ‘Change Your Subscription’ at the end of the newsletter. You will then be invited to choose the thematic categories you like.  New subscribers can edit the choice of categories after their subscription. By default, new subscribers will receive the entire newsletter and are free to change it manually. You can also read our newspaper “CTA Brussels Daily” (fed by our Twitter account), follow our Facebook group CTABrussels and our Twitter account CTABrussels to receive up-to-date information on EU-ACP events.

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Boitshepo "Bibi" Giyose was appointed in July 2005 as Senior Advisor in Food and Nutrition Security to the African Union’s New Partnership for Africa’s Development (AU/NEPAD). Before joining NEPAD she worked for the UNDP/UNAIDS Botswana. In our interview during the Brussels Briefing on ACP Nutrition Security, she speaks about the actions and obligations of regional actors for fighting malnutrition.

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