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27 Jul 2015 description
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Au 28 juin 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre (AOC) a enregistré environ 10 054 cas et 204 décès (Let. = 2.0%) de choléra dans 7 pays. Comparativement à la même époque en 2014, on note dans la région 71% de cas rapportés en moins.

18 Jul 2015 description
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UNICEF response highlights

• A contract for the direct construction of 15 boreholes in 5 municipalities hosting displaced people has been finalized. The boreholes will complement the ongoing activities of UNICEF partners IEDA, IRC and ACTED aimed at improving hygiene and sanitation conditions in the 5 municipalities.

• UNICEF supported the organization of a technical workshop on mobile clinics involving emergency health actors, aiming at revising and harmonizing the service package offered and chaired by the Ministry of Health.

11 Jul 2015 description
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Highlights

· As of 20 June, the movement of 41,523 people has been reported in the Lake region (excluding influx to other areas): 14,870 refugees, 12,485 Chadian returnees and 14,168 internally displaced persons.

· Two inter-agency UN missions including national NGOs and the National Commission for Refugees were conducted in the Lake Chad islands of Koulfoua and Tchoukoutalia pairing needs assessment with initial rapid assistance to people displaced by the Nigerian crisis who had so far received little or no aid.

04 Jul 2015 description
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Au 14 juin 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre (AOC) a enregistré envi-ron 9503 cas et 182 décès (Let. = 1.9%) de choléra dans 7 pays. Cependant, à la semaine 24, seuls 4 pays (Cameroun, R.D. Congo, Ghana et Nigeria) ont notifié les 172 nouveaux cas dont 0 décès. Les données de la semaine 24 indiquent une persistance des cas en R.D. Congo et une relance de nouveaux cas, conséquence prévisible des inondations survenues à Accra le mois dernier.

22 Jun 2015 description
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Au 17 mai 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre (AOC) a enregistré environ 8787 cas et 170 décès (Let. = 1.9%) de choléra dans 6 pays (Cameroun, Cote d’Ivoire, R.D. Congo, Ghana, Niger,
Nigeria, et Togo).

15 Jun 2015 description
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Highlights

  • More than 10,000 people have been newly displaced as a result of a Boko Haram attack on Niger from Lake Chad at the end of April and the resulting Niger military operations in the area. The Governor of Diffa called on the population to leave the targeted area. The newly displaced remain a highly mobile population, with thousands in hard to reach islands.

13 Jun 2015 description
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UNICEF response

• UNICEF supported the installation of Sayam Forage refugee camp, hosting over 1,300 refugees, by providing latrine slabs, water bladders,
NFIs and recreational and ECD kits to UNHCR to ensure access to water and sanitation and support safe spaces for children as part of child protection.

04 Jun 2015 description

Les points généraux

La situation sécuritaire dans la région de Diffa reste calme ces derniers jours mais précaire et très volatile en particulier dans sa bande Sud (l’axe Bosso). Le contrôle des véhicules au delà des heures décrétées (20h) continue également.

01 Jun 2015 description
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Sub-regional Humanitarian Overview

Throughout North East Nigeria and across the border regions in Cameroon, Chad and Niger, children are in critical danger. Insecurity caused by the conflict between the armed group Jama’atuAhlisSunna Lidda’awatiwal-Jihad(JAS), commonly known as ‘Boko Haram’, military forces and civilian self-defense groups in North East Nigeria has escalated into a worsening humanitarian crisis.

23 May 2015 description
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Situation of displaced people in Lake region in numbers

43,000 ESTIMATED NUMBER OF NIGERIAN REFUGEES AND CHADIAN IDPS AND RETURNEES (UNHCR APRIL 2015)   

6,000 ESTIMATED NEW REFUGEES FROM NIGER AND NIGERIA AND CHADIAN IDPS AND RETURNEES IN DABOUA AND LIWA DISTRICTS (UNICEF RAPID ASSESSMENT PRELIMINARY REPORT, MAY 18 )

20 May 2015 description
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UNICEF response

• UNICEF is supporting the installation of Sayam Forage refugee camp, hosting over 1,200 refugees, by providing squatting plates, water bladders, NFIs and recreational and ECD kits to UNHCR to ensure access to water and sanitation and support safe spaces for children as part of child protection.

18 May 2015 description
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Au 19 avril 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre a enregistré environ 8,239 cas et 151 décès (Let = 1.8%) de cholé-ra dans 6 pays.

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As of 19th April 2015, 8,230 cases and 151 deaths (CFR = 1.8%) of cholera have been registered in the West and Central Africa region in 6 countries.

02 May 2015 description
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Au 05 avril 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre a enregistré environ 7,837 cas et 142 décès (Let = 1.8%) de choléra dans 6 pays.
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As of 05th April 2015, 7,837 cases and 142 deaths (CFR = 1.8%) of cholera have been registered in the West and Central Africa region in 6 countries.

16 Apr 2015 description
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Au 22 mars 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre a enregistré environ 7,037 cas et 138 décès (Let = 2.0%) de choléra dans 6 pays.

*Ces chiffres ne comprennent pas les données de la RD Congo de la semaine 12.

As of 22nd March 2015, 7,037 cases and 138 deaths (CFR=2.0%) of cholera have been registered in the West and Central Africa region in 6 countries.

*The figures are not taking into account DRC data for week 12.

16 Apr 2015 description
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Depuis les premières attaques du 6 février 2015 perpétrées par Boko Haram à Diffa, les entrées tout comme les sorties dans cette région du sud-est du Niger font l’objet d’un contrôle strict.

16 Apr 2015 description
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HUMAN RESOURCES: SCALING UP OF UNICEF PRESENCE IN THE FIELD

• One UNICEF focal point in Diffa since 2013, in charge of monitoring UNICEF emergency response at sub-national level.

• HR support from Maradi Zonal Office and Niamey Office in Health, Nutrition, Protection, WASH, Education, Communication.

• Child Protection support from the Child Protection Rapid Response Team to coordinate the Child Protection sub Cluster.

13 Apr 2015 description
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800,000 children forced to flee violence in Nigeria and region – UNICEF

A year on from the abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls in Chibok, UNICEF focuses attention on devastating impact of conflict on children

DAKAR/GENEVA/NEW YORK, 13 April 2015 – Around 800,000 children have been forced to flee their homes as a result of the conflict in northeast Nigeria between Boko Haram, military forces and civilian self-defence groups – according to a new report from UNICEF.

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.

27 Mar 2015 description
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As of 08th March 2015, 6,482 cases and 134 deaths (CFR=2.1%) of cholera have been registered in the West and Central Africa region in 6 countries.

*The figures are not taking into account cholera cases and deaths notified in Ghana.

Au 08 mars 2015, la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest et du Centre a enregistré environ 6,482 cas et 134 décès (Let=2.1%) de choléra dans 6 pays.

*Ces chiffres ne prennent pas en compte les cas et décès rapportés au Ghana.