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Desert Locust situation update - 20 June 2020

More swarms form in East Africa An increasing number of second-generation immature swarms continue to form in northwest Kenya. The bulk of swarm formation is likely to occur during the next two weeks followed by a decline…

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FAO
Posted:
20 Jun 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 10 June 2020

New swarms about to form in East Africa The unprecedented Desert Locust threat to food security and livelihoods continues in the Horn of Africa and will spread to southwest Asia and perhaps West Africa. In East Africa, swarms…

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Source:
FAO
Posted:
11 Jun 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 27 May 2020

Swarms move into northern India In the past few days, there have been movements of adult groups and swarms in India, Oman, UAE, and Uganda. SOUTH-WEST ASIA Swarms are forming in the spring breeding areas and migrating east to…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
27 May 2020

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Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr. Mark Lowcock Remarks – FAO virtual briefing on Desert Locust Upsurge and launch of revised appeal

As delivered Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen, Good afternoon. Thank you for joining us. And thanks, Dongyu, for inviting me today. I have been following the Desert Locust situation with ever-growing concern since Dongyu first brought it to my…

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News and Press Release
Source:
OCHA
Posted:
22 May 2020
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Desert Locust situation update - 21 May 2020

Desert Locust upsurge remains critical in East Africa, Yemen and Southwest Asia The current situation remains extremely alarming in East Africa where Kenya, Ethiopia and Somalia continue to face an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods.…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
22 May 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 13 May 2020

Several swarms arrive in India from spring breeding areas The current situation remains extremely alarming in East Africa where it is an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods since it coincides with the current growing season.…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
13 May 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 8 May 2020

Locust threat extends to new areas The current situation continues to represent an unprecedented threat to food security and livelihoods in East Africa. In addition, the Indo-Pakistan border area, Sudan, and perhaps the Sahel of West Africa…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
08 May 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 28 April 2020

A second generation of breeding about to start in Kenya Spring breeding will cause a further increase in locust infestations in East Africa, eastern Yemen and southern Iran in the coming months. EAST AFRICA The current situation in East…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
28 Apr 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 21 April 2020

Swarms continue to mature in East Africa Spring breeding will cause a further increase in locust infestations in East Africa, eastern Yemen and southern Iran in the coming months. EAST AFRICA The current situation in East Africa remains extremely…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
22 Apr 2020

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Desert Locust situation update - 14 April 2020

Swarms mature in East Africa Widespread rains that fell in late March are expected to cause a dramatic increase in locust numbers in East Africa, eastern Yemen and southern Iran in the coming months. EAST AFRICA The current situation…

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News and Press Release
Source:
FAO
Posted:
21 Apr 2020