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Drought and Food Insecurity Action Against Hunger

SENEGAL: THIRD DROUGHT IN SIX YEARS LEAVES 245,000 PEOPLE FOOD INSECURE

   Senegal is experiencing the third severe drought period in six years, after 2011 and 2014, leaving nearly a quarter of a million people with food insecurity as the ‘hunger season’ begins.   “As early as October 2017, we began to warn of the impending food crisis caused by the rainfall deficit recorded that year. […]