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17 Apr 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • USD$ 28 million allocated from UN Central Emergency Fund to assist people affected by Boko Haram’s insurgency.

  • Boko Haram, insecurity exert misery in Cameroon’s Far North Region.

  • Millions of people in Ebola-affected countries risk serious food shortages during the June-August lean season.

  • Significant drop in EVD cases recorded in March.

14 Apr 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Two health districts are affected by a meningitis epidemic; 11 are affected by measles.

  • 44 per cent of households interviewed in Diffa during February need immediate food assistance.

  • One quarter of Niger’s population is living in areas affected by a cereal deficit this year.

Meningitis and measles cases increase

12 Apr 2015 description

Early March, the National Emergency Management Agency attested that nearly 1.2 million people are internally displaced (IDPs) in North-East States because of Boko Haram. The insurgency has also prompted 203,000 Nigerians and stranded migrants to escape in neighbouring countries.
While the Nigerians armed forces are making progress in liberating some areas, living conditions are challenging for those where destruction of homes, social infrastructure and resources on which livelihood are based were noticed.

OVERALL DISPLACEMENT

09 Apr 2015 description

Dakar – 9 April 2015 – Today, United Nations Agencies and non-governmental organizations are launching the Regional Refugee Response Plan (RRRP) for Nigerian refugees. This appeal is urgently seeking USD 174.4 million to protect and assist some 192,000 people who have fled brutal attacks by insurgents in north-eastern Nigeria. The plan also foresees to respond to any additional population movements to the neighbouring countries.

08 Apr 2015 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Deux districts sanitaires sont touchés par une épidémie de méningite contre 11 districts affectés par une épidémie de rougeole.

  • 44 pour cent des ménages enquêtés à Diffa en février ont besoin d’une assistance alimentaire immédiate.

  • Un quart de la population vit dans les zones affectées par le déficit céréalier de cette année.

Plus de cas méningite et de rougeole qu’en 2014

03 Apr 2015 description

On constate que la tendance des financements entre 2014 et 2015 à la même période, est à la hausse.

Les secteurs qui contribuent à cette hausse sont:
La sécurité alimentaire
La nutrition
La santé
La coordination
Le multi-secteur pour les réfugiés