Support to WFP Southern Africa regional El Nino response
Development cooperation , 12.12.2016

Support to WFP Southern Africa regional El Nino response

Description

Food security situation in Southern Africa region has deteriorated considerably due to the drought caused by El Nino. Drought is the worst in 35 years. according to SADC, there are 41,1 million food insecure people in the region, of which 23 million require food assistance. The overall appeal is 2,4 billion USD.

Funding decision  12.12.2016

3 000 000 €

Target region

Africa

Field of activity

  • Emergency food aid 100%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Special target group

  • children
  • Persons living with HIV/AIDS

Funding channel

Maailman ruokaohjelma

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

29892416

ID

UHA2016-005626

Modified

29.03.2017