Farmers like Sibiri Kebre depend on rain-fed agriculture to earn a living and feed their families. But the weather patterns in Burkina Faso’s Sahel Region have become so unpredictable that the farmers do not know what to expect anymore.
UN Special Envoy for the Sahel Romano Prodi is briefing the Security Council on his strategy for the region.
UN Special Envoy for the Sahel, Romano Prodi, has wrapped up a three-day visit to the region which continues to battle political, humanitarian and security challenges.
Many countries in sub-Saharan Africa are increasingly implementing social safety nets to protect their most vulnerable citizens, according to the International Monetary Fund (