Food shortages in Malawi due to severe drought

Malawi has declared a state of disaster over worsening food shortages caused by a severe drought. Shortages of maize for nearly 20 per cent of the population is creating a food crisis, making the country one of the worst hit in southern and eastern Africa.

Advice For Travellers

Travellers should be aware that they may encounter food shortages while travelling in Malawi.

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