AUDA-NEPAD COVID-19 SERIES: Volume 2: AUDA-NEPAD and COVID-19 Response to Food Insecurity and Malnutrition

In the past major risks threatening food and nutrition security were mainly covariate risks including droughts, floods, volatility in market prices for inputs and, more commonly, for outputs as well as crop and livestock diseases (e.g. Avian flu), locust invasion and pests (fall armyworm). The current epidemic of Covid19 outbreak threatens both lives and livelihoods; it has negative impacts on the entire food […]
Source: NEPAD