World: FAO and WFP urgently seek US$5.5 billion to avert famine in 2021

Countries: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Haiti, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of), World, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Sources: World Food Programme, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

More than 34 million people across the world are in IPC Phase 4 and facing emergency levels of acute food insecurity are highly vulnerable to famine without urgent immediate life-saving action.