Save the Children East and Southern Africa,Save the Children International,Save the Children West and Central Africa
The world is experiencing a food crisis of unprecedented proportions. In Sub-Saharan Africa, the illness and death rate from malnutrition is increasing more than in any place in the world. In twelve of the worst hit countries, 6.1 million children are suffering from severe wasting. This brief is a powerful summary of children’s voices across the African continent, including from the African Children’s Parliament, speaking out about the impact of food insecurity and malnutrition and their call to action for governments, the African Union and donors.
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