FAO GIEWS Special Report: South Sudan, 5 April 2016


An FAO/WFP Crop and Food Security Assessment Mission (CFSAM) visited South Sudan from 30 November to 18 December 2015 to estimate cereal production during 2015 and assess the overall food security situation. The CFSAM reviewed the findings of several crop assessment missions conducted at planting and harvest time in the different agro-ecological zones of the country from May to December 2015. As during 2014, all assessment missions were carried out by a Task Force team that comprised staff from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Cooperatives and Rural Development (MAFCRD), the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and FAO.

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