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Release of the 2021 Global Report on Food Crises and high-level launch event

On 5 May 2021, the Global Network Against Food Crises (GNAFC) – an international alliance working to address the root causes of extreme hunger – will release the 2021 edition of the Global Report on Food Crises, an annual report issued since 2017.

The Report will reveal the latest number of people experiencing acute food insecurity and malnutrition in countries beset by food crises; the worst food crises of 2020, providing regional- and country-level overviews; an analysis of the drivers that contributed to food crises in 2020, including how the COVID-19 pandemic has compounded pre-existing drivers and pushed up levels of extreme hunger.

The release of the Report comes amid mounting famine concern without urgent humanitarian anticipatory action.

The report will go live on 5 May 2021, at 10.00 Rome time, here. Continue reading