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02 Dec 2016 description


  • 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


25 Nov 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund


  • 11 security incidents were registered in Diffa in October, including an attack on the health centers of N’Garwa and of Gueskerou, where people displaced from Niger and Nigeria receive care. No casualties were reported, but medical supplies, essential medicines and RUTF were looted.

25 Nov 2016 description
  • Las encuestas nutricionales de Acción contra el Hambre en territorios recién recuperados al control de Boko Haram apuntan a un 27% de desnutrición aguda y un 8% de desnutrición severa (12 y 6 puntos respectivamente por encima de los umbrales de emergencia)

  • Solo el 30% de los fondos necesarios del llamamiento humanitario de Naciones Unidas está cubierto Madrid, 25 de noviembre de 2016

21 Nov 2016 description

The quest of the last 15 years to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) taught us that Global Goals can motivate and help sustain leaps in human progress. It also taught us that the specifics matter. In some places, the MDGs became a widely-recognized, consistent and important driver of local progress; in others, the role and impact of the MDGs was more ambiguous. A lot depended on way the MDGs were implemented: if local change agents made them meaningful locally; if local leaders drew on their legitimacy and visibility; if they were employed to solve real-life problems etc.

19 Nov 2016 description



La situation humanitaire reste marquée par cinq crises majeures : l’insécurité alimentaire, la malnutrition, les épidémies, les inondations et les mouvements de population. En 2017, près de 1,9 million de personnes, dont 340 000 à Diffa, auront des besoins humanitaires dans au moins un secteur.

17 Nov 2016 description


598 IDP children enrolled for the new academic year in the primary school in Kabelawa IDP camp in the Diffa region

** 12,294** Malian refugee households received mosquito nets in Tazalit and Intikane the refugees hosting areas in October 2016

** 14,774** Households of a targeted 20,000 households outside of the camps have received gas bottles as planned in Diffa between January and October 2016

16 Nov 2016 description

Round XII of the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) accessed 21 of 27 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Borno state, the hardest hit by conflict. The report revealed a heightened need for immediate humanitarian response. Despite continued insecurity and poor road conditions the assessment managed to also reach Ngala in Borno, which was cut off for many months.

14 Nov 2016 description


Le PMR est un rapport produit en collaboration avec les secteurs / clusters pays et régionaux1. Il présente les progrès réalisés au travers d’une analyse qualitative et quantitative des indicateurs de résultat du Sahel.

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11 Nov 2016 description

Le Niger accueille des personnes forcées de fuir les violences perpétrées par des groupes armés dans le nord-est du Mali depuis 2012 et dans la région du bassin du Lac Tchad depuis 2013. Les conditions de vie de ces personnes sont souvent précaires et requièrent une assistance humanitaire ainsi que des solutions durables pour leur insertion socio-économique dans les zones d’accueil.

10 Nov 2016 description


  • USAID Administrator Smith announces deployment of a DART for Nigeria

  • IOM identifies more than 1.8 million IDPs in northeastern Nigeria

  • Relief actors plan to vaccinate up to 41 million people against polio

  • Insecurity continues to limit humanitarian access to populations in need of assistance in the Lake Chad Basin region


10 Nov 2016 description

New Report ‘Transitioning from the MDGs to the SDGs’ Calls for Collaboration to ‘Deliver as One’*

10 Nov 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund


  • The Diffa region continues to be affected by the ongoing crisis in northeast Nigeria. A significant resumption of attacks from Boko Haram was observed in September, including armed attacks and lootings of villages, roadside IEDs and armed ambushes against national and multinational forces. As a result of a major attack on Toumour, hosting over 5,000 displaced households, massive displacement of populations was reported towards the towns of Kitchendi (more than 500 households) and Nguigmi (more than 400 households).