Madagascar: Malnutrition Crisis in Madagascar - 'Every Day We Pray for Rain'

[MSF] A unique combination of factors including a historic drought, sandstorms caused by deforestation, and the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic has plunged southern Madagascar into the region's worst nutrition crisis in decades. Some 74,000 children are acutely malnourished, according to figures released by Madagascar's nutrition surveillance system, United Nations agencies, and similar organizations.
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - Category: African Health Source Type: news