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Niger + 1 other
Flash Update sur les mouvements de populations du Nigéria vers le Niger (02/09/2014)

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Environ 3 500 personnes ont fui le Nord Nigéria pour se réfugier dans les îles du Lac Tchad au Niger, entre le 21 et le 31 août 2014; et près de 10 000 personnes pour le seul mois d’août

  • D'importants besoins en kits d'hygiène, en moustiquaires, en abris, en vivres et non vivres sont à satisfaire en urgence pour soulager ces personnes en détresse

  • Plus de 47 000 personnes déplacées depuis le début de la crise en mai 2013, attendent d’être assistées en fonction de leur vulnérabilité

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World + 46 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 27 August–2 September

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Niger: Inondations (29 août 2014)

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Niger Food Security Outlook Update - August 2014

End to extended pasture and water deficits in pastoral areas

Key Messages

• The growing season has been marked by delays in crop planting activities. However, in general, crops are in normal stages of growth and development following an improvement in rainfall conditions and there is cause to expect average to good levels of crop production, particularly with continued steady, heavy rainfall activity through the end of September, as forecasted in the seasonal outlook.

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World + 23 others
Global Weather Hazards Summary August 29 - September 4, 2014

Rainfall expected to alleviate some dryness in Central America and Haiti

Africa Weather Hazards

  1. Below-average rains during the Belg season and a late onset of the Kiremt rains have led to persistent moisture deficits, which have delayed planting and hurt the development of already-planted crops over the Arsi and West Arsi areas of central Ethiopia.

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Niger + 2 others
2014 Plan de réponse stratégique Niger : Révision - août 2014

RÉSUMÉ

Objectifs stratégiques

1.- Recueillir les données sur les risques et les vulnérabilités, les analyser et intégrer les résultats dans la programmation humanitaire et de développement.

2.- Soutenir les populations vulnérables à mieux faire face aux chocs en répondant aux signaux d’alerte de manière anticipée, en réduisant la durée du relèvement post-crise et en renforçant les capacités des acteurs nationaux.

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Niger Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire août 2014

Fin de la longue période de pénuries de pâturages et d’eaux dans la zone pastorale

MESSAGES CLÉS

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World + 48 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 20-26 August

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Twelve dead, 36,000 homeless in Niger flooding

NIAMEY, Aug 23 (Reuters) - At least 12 people have been killed and more than 36,000 made homeless in Niger due to flooding caused by heavy seasonal rainfall, the government said.

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Flash Infos Niger: Les inondations affectent plus de 5500 ménages (21 août 2014)

Aperçu de la situation

  • De fortes pluies enregistrées au cours de la présente saison hivernale ont provoqué des inondations à travers le pays. A la date du 21 août, plus de 36 441 personnes soit 5 511 ménages ont été affectés, selon les chiffres du Gouvernement. La situation est en pleine évolution et les évaluations, dans certaines régions, sont toujours en cours.

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Nigeria + 14 others
Climate Prediction Center’s Africa Hazards Outlook August 21 – August 27, 2014

  • Increased rains observed in West Africa during the past observation period.

  • Consistent heavy rains triggered flooding, destroyed houses, and thousands of displaced people in Sudan.

1) Inadequate rainfall distribution since early June has delayed planting and negatively affected crop development in northeastern Nigeria. Although an increase in rainfall was observed recently, continued favorable rainfall amounts are needed to overcome long-term deficits.

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World + 47 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 13 - 19 August

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Nigeria + 10 others
Climate Prediction Center’s Africa Hazards Outlook August 14 – August 20, 2014

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  • Some increase in rainfall expected across West Africa during the next outlook period.
  • Many areas of Sudan have reported flooding, house damages, and displaced people due to continued heavy rains.
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Inondations au Niger: 12 morts et plus de 27.000 sinistrés

08/12/2014 17:29 GMT

NIAMEY, 12 août 2014 (AFP) - Douze personnes sont mortes au Niger dans des inondations provoquées depuis juin par de fortes pluies, qui ont fait plus de 27.000 sinistrés, ont indiqué mardi les autorités.

"Depuis juin (...) on a enregistré 4.450 ménages sinistrés, soit 27.293 personnes touchées par les inondations, et on déplore 12 personnes mortes et plusieurs autres blessées", a affirmé à l'AFP Saadatou Mallam Barmou, conseillère aux affaires humanitaires du Premier ministre.

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World + 45 others
Global emergency overview snapshot 6 - 12 August

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World + 23 others
Global Weather Hazards Summary August 8-14, 2014

Severe dryness continues across Latin America and Haiti, with dryness and flooding in parts of Africa

  1. Since early June, seasonal rainfall has been below average and infrequent across northeastern Nigeria, leading to growing moisture deficits. While there is a chance for some relief with increased rainfall forecast during the upcoming outlook period, anomalously dry ground conditions are expected to persist, which still may negatively impact developing crops later into the season.

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Nigeria + 16 others
Climate Prediction Center’s Africa Hazards Outlook, August 7 – August 13, 2014

- Below-average rains observed across western Sahel during late July.

- Wetness continues in Eastern Africa.

1) Since early June, seasonal rainfall has been both suppressed and infrequent across northeastern Nigeria leading to a strengthening of moisture deficits. While there is a chance for some relief with increased rainfall forecast during the upcoming outlook period, anomalously dry ground conditions are expected to persist, which still may negatively impact developing crops later into the season.

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World + 46 others
Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 30 July - 5 August

The weekly Global Overview aggregates information from a range of sources and provides the latest updates on and a ranking of current humanitarian crises.

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Niger + 2 others
Niger: Humanitarian Dashboard (as of 31 Jul 2014)

SITUATION OVERVIEW

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