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03 Dec 2016 description

107.5 M required for 2016
29.2 M contributions received, representing 27% of requirements
78.4 M funding gap for the Nigeria Situation

02 Dec 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • More than 4.6 million people in Nigeria’s Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe states are experiencing acute food insecurity

  • IOM identifies nearly 198,900 IDPs in Cameroon’s Far North Region

  • Armed actors continues to attack civilians and security forces in the Lake Chad Basin region

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

02 Dec 2016 description
  • As of 30 November 2016, UN-coordinated appeals and refugee response plans within the Global Humanitarian Overview (GHO) require US$22.1 billion to meet the needs of 96.2 million humanitarian crisis-affected people in 40 countries. Together the appeals are funded at $11.4 billion, leaving a shortfall of $10.7 billion.

02 Dec 2016 description

Desert Locust outbreak continues in **Mauritania** while smaller ones develop in **Eritrea** and **Yemen**

01 Dec 2016 description

Les plus graves niveaux d’insécurité alimentaire persisteront dans le nord-est du Nigeria

MESSAGES CLÉS

01 Dec 2016 description

Global Overview NOVEMBER 2016

01 Dec 2016 description

Millet, maize, cowpea, and imported rice are the most important food commodities. Millet is consumed by both rural and poor urban households throughout the country. Maize and imported rice are most important for urban households, while cowpea is mainly consumed by poor households in rural and urban areas as a protein source. Niamey is the most important national market and an international trade center, and also supplies urban households. Tillaberi is also an urban center that supplies the surrounding area. Gaya market represents a main urban market for maize with cross-border connections.

01 Dec 2016 description

West Africa can be divided into three agro-ecological zones or three different trade basins (West Basin, Central Basin and East Basin). Both important for understanding market behavior and dynamics.

01 Dec 2016 description

In Numbers

  • 6.3 million people severely food insecure in areas affected by the conflict

  • 4 countries affected

  • 2.6 million people displaced, of which 1.8 million in Nigeria alone

  • 9.2 million people in need of assistance

Highlights

  • WFP provided food and nutrition support to 738,834 people in Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad in October.

01 Dec 2016 description
report Oxfam

For several decades Niger country has been facing recurrent armed conflicts and crises including insurrections, which negatively impact its development by potentially threatening its security and stability.

30 Nov 2016 description

Summary of major revisions made to emergency plan of action:

This update seeks a one month extension (up to 31 December 2016) to mitigate the geographical spread of the epidemic. The extension will allow the National Society to intervene in two newly affected communes, namely Keita and Tahoua, both located in Tahoua region. The extension will also allow the National Society to set up preparedness teams in the regions located in the South of Tahoua, namely Zinder, Maradi, Tillabery, Dosso.