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Entering Uncharted Waters: El Niño and the threat to food security

Millions of poor people face hunger and poverty this year and next because of droughts and erratic rains as global temperatures reach new records, and because of the onset of a powerful El Niño – the climate phenomenon that develops in the tropical Pacific and brings extreme weather to several regions of the world.

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Oxfam

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Oxfam

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