Highlights: Quarter 1 2017

Normal to above-normal rainfall across the country in February and March meant the Water Requirement Satisfaction Index showed enough moisture for maize production. The Lesotho Vulnerability Assessment Committee estimates that 159,959 people were in need of food assistance in the period November 2016 to March 2017, down from 679,437 in May 2016, due to humanitarian assistance and green consumption.

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