Are the beginnings of new "food riots" visible in sub-Saharan Africa, following the example of the deadly violence in Sierra Leone on August 10, 2022? Soaring food prices are sparking fears of social unrest across the continent. In a report on food security published on July 29, 2022, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) unrolls a long list of double-digit inflation in many African countries.
Five months after the start of Russia's offensive, precariousness and administrative insecurity are the lot of young Africans who have left the Ukraine and are trying to settle elsewhere in Europe. Our leaders must collectively come to their aid.
Between ever-increasing needs and rising hunger, refugees are caught in the eye of the storm, warned the World Food Programme (WFP) on Monday to mark World Refugee Day.