Agriculture farming

Food insecurity pushes Lebanon towards subsistence agriculture

Over the past weeks, the precipitous fall of the Lebanese libra has increased the cost of food many times over, leading to widespread hunger and even hunger crimes.

If not urgently addressed, billions of locusts will blitz through large parts of the Arabian Peninsula, affecting agriculture and causing large-scale starvation.
Middle East News

Worst locust swarms in 25 years threaten the Middle East

As the world battles a new plague in the form of the novel coronavirus, another old one is shaping up to affect large swathes of North Africa, the Middle East and South Asia…