August 31, 2011

United Nations reports worsening food insecurity in Indonesia's West Timor district

An August 29, 2011 United Nations report states that people in Indonesia’s West Timor District and neighboring areas, historically among the nation's driest, are now suffering from worsening food insecurity due to ongoing deforestation that has led to extreme weather fluctuations such as torrential rains and catastrophic flooding.

Source: Relief Web

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