Started May 27, 2022 05:00PM UTC   •   Closing Apr 01, 2023 07:01AM UTC

erikbays asks:

Will the UN declare that a famine exists in any part of an ECOWAS member state in Western Africa before 1 April 2023?

War and conflict have left millions in Western Africa facing potential famine (Food and Agriculture Organization, Africa Report, Integrated Food Security Phase Classification - Mapping Tool). The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) is made up of fifteen member countries that are located in Western Africa (ECOWAS). Whether a member state is suspended would be immaterial. For general information on how famines are declared, see: NPR. The reporting of famine conditions without a UN famine declaration would not count.

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Possible Answer Crowd Forecast Change in last 24 hours Change in last week Change in last month
Yes 17.00% +0.00% -0.33% -3.78%
No 83.00% -0.00% +0.33% +3.78%

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