The Mauritanian Desert Locust Centre (Centre de Lutte Antiacridienne, CLAA) is a government body dedicated to the control of the desert locust, Schistocerca gregaria. It operates under the direction of the Agriculture Department of the Ministry for Rural Development and the Environment. The Centre's activities contribute to the fight against poverty and to the security of food supplies, in Mauritania and neighbouring countries. For more information, click here.

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