1. FAO in Somalia‏ 

    " We get a target , we go out , we get on the ground and make sure the targets are there , the locusts " . See how a working day looks like for Miles Woodgate , a helicopter pilot hired by @FAO to help fight #DesertLocusts from the sky . Full storyhttps://bit . ly/2NWLgkU 


    • 2020-07-08 09:52
  2. UBC UGANDA‏ 

    . @FAOUganda representative @queridoAntonioL has assured the public that the pesticides that are going to be used to spray at the #DesertLocusts are safe and do not pose any threat to the environment nor the affected communities . Video link: https://www . facebook . com/UBCUganda/videos/1004224906615113/ … #UBCUpdates


    • 2020-02-10 05:57
  3. Africa 54 - February 10, 2020

    Top Stories Desert locust swarms cause great damage in Ethiopia and Somalia and are now a major threat to food security and livelihood . The increasing locust swarms are migrating into Kenya , where they have spread to 14 northern , central and southwestern counties , reaching within 200 kilometers of northeast Uganda and southeast South Sudan , according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture O . . .


    • 2020-02-10 17:20
  4. WFP Canada‏ 

    #DesertLocusts have affected 4 counties in Eastern Equatoria region , in #SouthSudan Locusts pose severe risks to agriculture , livelihoods and food security in a country where 6 million people - more than half the entire population - are estimated in Crisis food insecurity .


    • 2020-03-18 10:40
  5. WFP Canada‏ 

    " 2020 will be an incredibly difficult year . " - @mfjhollingworth , Country Director @WFP_SouthSudan An invasion of #DesertLocusts poses severe risks to agriculture , livelihoods , and food security across South Sudan . This will only worsen an already dire food security situation .


    • 2020-03-17 09:54
  6. FAO‏

    Have you ever been surrounded by locusts? In Somalia , locusts are threatening the lives and livelihoods of millions . See how a working day looks like for Miles & other pilots hired by @FAOSomalia to help fight #DesertLocusts from the sky https://bit . ly/2NWLgkU 


    • 2020-07-08 08:51