Closing the Gender Gap on Land in the IGAD region

Closing the Gender Gap on Land in the IGAD region

“We found out that there are high levels of gender inequalities on land, and women tend to be more marginalised,” said Ms. Joselyn Bigirwa, Gender and Land Expert, IGAD Land Governance Programme, as she started her talk, which covered gender gaps and the...
RVF: IGAD and FAO Advise Countries to Remain Vigilant

RVF: IGAD and FAO Advise Countries to Remain Vigilant

On 17 May 2020, IGAD/ICPALD and FAO released a joint Rift Valley Fever (RVF) alert to IGAD and EAC Member States, as well as to key stakeholders and partners. The alert pointed out the high-risk areas and provided key recommendations to increase preparedness for this...
Desert Locust Projection 16th-31st July 2020

Desert Locust Projection 16th-31st July 2020

Crop destruction continue to been reported in Ethiopia and Somalia. Most affected crops have been sorghum and maize crops at vegetative and ripening stages. Read the full article at https://www.icpac.net/news/desert-locust-projection-16-31-july/