Food Crises and Famine: Consequences of Conflict

March 5, 2017

The week on Perspective: Food Crises and Famine - The catastrophic consequence of conflict.

Anchor and international news journalist Alison Smith speaks to experts about the situation on the ground in South Sudan, where the United Nations recently declared there was a famine, and Nigeria, where there is an elevated risk of famine due to the Boko Haram conflict. 

Yannick Pouchalan, Country Director, Nigeria, Action Against Hunger, discusses the challenges on the ground for aid workers in Borno State, Northeast Nigeria.