Combating drought, one garden at a time

Just before noon in Satara, a remote village in Niger’s southwestern Tillaberi region, the thermometer is already hovering near 40°C. https://news.un.org/feed/view/en/story/2023/06/1137762
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Combating drought, one garden at a time

Candlenuts, chilli and chickens: Transforming Indonesia’s rural economy

25 Jan 2023

A combination of determination, a vision, and UN support is transforming the fortunes of remote villages in underdeveloped regions of Eastern Indonesia, and boosting the livelihoods and prospects of local farmers.

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Niger: WFP calls for free flow of aid amid ongoing crisis

16 Aug 2023

The UN World Food Programme (WFP) on Wednesday issued a call for continued “humanitarian and resilience efforts” for Niger’s most vulnerable, in the face of the military power grab.

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UNHCR urges greater protection for Sahel communities after deadly attack

01 Apr 2021

Ten days after armed groups carried out a deadly attack on three villages near the western Niger town of Tillia, UN humanitarians have repeated their call for greater protection of civilians and all those displaced by violence in the Sahel.