Experts Outline Options For Ending Greater Horn of Africa Vulnerability

Averting Future Crises Requires Sustained Investments in Agriculture, Agricultural Research, Improved Land Use, and Smart Partnerships with Communities and Local Enterprises

NAIROBI, KENYA (8 September 2011)—Greater investment in agricultural research, and an increased cooperation between scientists, governments, local enterprises and rural communities are critical to reducing the Horn of Africa’s vulnerability to future droughts and extreme weather, according to a statement by leading experts on food security and agricultural development.

Food Security Alert in February 2011-Too Accurate

EAST AFRICA Food Security Alert February 23, 2011
Ongoing drought and uncertain forecast raise food security concerns