The Commission for Controlling the Desert Locust in the Central Region

Desert Locust News

02 May 2022 Desert Locust Bulletin, No. 523, April 2022
CALM SITUATION WILL CONTINUE

01 Apr 2022 Desert Locust Bulletin, No. 522, March 2022
CALM SITUATION RETURNS

02 Mar 2022 Desert Locust Bulletin, No. 521, February 2022
Desert Locust Upsurge ends in the Horn of Africa

01 Feb 2022 Desert Locust Bulletin, No. 520, January 2022
Upsurge declines in the Horn of Africa

04 Jan 2022 Desert Locust Bulletin, No. 519, December 2021
Small swarms form in NE Somalia

23 Dec 2021 Desert Locust Situation Update 23 December 2021
SMALL SWARMS FORM IN NE SOMALIA

14 Dec 2021 Desert Locust Situation Update 14 December 2021
FLEDGING STARTS IN NE SOMALIA

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Use of Biopesticides for Locust Control ....
16 May 2022 Within the framework of cooperation between the Desert Locust Control Commissions in the Centra .... Details

Recent Events

ToT Regional Training Course
"20 Mar 2022"
FAO's Commission for Controlling the Desert Locust in the Central Region (CRC) and the Desert Locust Department at the Ministr ... Details

First Trial of using the DRONES in Locust Monitoring in Saudi Arabia
"11 Dec 2021"
The Locust Control Centre in Saudia Arabia, in collaboration with CRC and HEMAV (drones supplier), will launch the use of the dron ... Details

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Alarm over Desert Locusts increases in Horn of Africa