A desperate and largely unknown humanitarian crisis is deteriorating in the Lake Chad Basin region of West Africa, forcing millions of people to flee their homes and leaving millions more in need of humanitarian assistance. Oxfam is providing life-saving support but help is urgently needed to prevent the crisis turning into a catastrophe.
Dr. Madiodio Niasse
Dr. Madiodio Niasse is the Director of the Secretariat of the International Land Coalition – ILC (based in Rome, Italy). ILC is a global independent alliance of intergovernmental and civil society organizations established to promote secure access to land for the poor and improved land governance in general. Dr. Niasse is a geographer and environmental scientist by training.