The combined impacts of COVID-19 and the desert locust invasion

The combined impacts of COVID-19 and the desert locust invasion will worsen the already dire food security situation in the greater Horn of Africa. As a result, it is critical that locust surveillance and control operations, as well as livelihood and food security responses continue, even with the movement restrictions in place to prevent the spread of the virus. Read more about this in a statement from the Regional Desert Locust Alliance.

You can read the full statement here.