Somalia: Community-led action critical for locust livelihood response in greater Horn of Africa

Countries: Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania
Sources: Concern Worldwide, ActionAid, Danish Refugee Council, Welthungerhilfe, Ayuda en Acción, ACTED, ZOA, Norwegian Refugee Council, Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe, Action Against Hunger USA, Oxfam, Plan International, ChildFund International

It is critical that activities to control locusts and address their impact on livelihoods continue, with local communities placed at the forefront, says the Regional Desert Locust Alliance.