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Zambia: GIEWS Country Briefs

Food Security snapshot

  • El Niño-related dry conditions affect start of 2015/16 cropping season
  • Adequate maize supplies despite 21 percent drop in 2015 production
  • Maize prices above their year-earlier levels
  • Reduced 2015 cereal harvests result in localized food insecurity
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Original Publication Date: 
27 Nov 2015
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Zambia
Theme(s): 
Climate
Environment
Information Management
Preparedness