2,552 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
25 Mar 2015 description

SOMALIA – Forced evictions
• The number of forced evictions in Mogadishu are again on the rise, as an estimated 2 700 - 5 000 households have been evicted from their houses during the first week of March and more are expected. Overall, in the months of January and February, more than 25 700 internally displaced persons have been evicted from public and private buildings in Mogadishu by the Federal Government. Forced evictions have also been reported in other areas of the country, notably Kismayo, Bosasso and Luuq.

24 Mar 2015 description

Moderate to heavy rains are expected to continue in the next three days within the north western parts of Somalia. The upper parts of Juba and Shabelle River basins within the Ethiopian highlands, whose rainfall contribute significantly to the river flow inside Somalia, may also record moderate to heavy rains during the same period. There will be a reduction of rainfall activities during the forecast period within Bari, and Sool, Nugaal, Mududg and Galgad regions. Other places including the Southern regions are expected to record light to moderate rains.

23 Mar 2015 description

Moderate to heavy rains are expected to continue in the next three days within the northern parts of Somalia. The upper parts of Juba and Shabelle River basins within the Ethiopian highlands, whose rainfall contribute significantly to the river flow inside Somalia, may also record moderate to heavy rains during the same period. Other places including  South and  Central regions are expected to record light rains.  

20 Mar 2015 description

The next three days are expected to experience light to moderate rains in several places in the northern parts of Somalia. The northern parts  of Bari,  Sanaag and Woqooyi Galbeed regions may receive slightly heavy rains within the same period. Other places including  South and  Central regions are expected to record little or no rains.

18 Mar 2015 description

The Somalia rainfall forecast for Gu 2015 rainy season is calling for normal rains in most parts of the country with few areas expected to receive enhanced rains.

Despite the normal rains and due to the weak river embankments in the Juba and Shabelle rivers, there is risk of flooding owing to the topography of the area, uncontrolled irrigation activities and poor river basin management due to collapse of pre-war flood control infrastructure.

18 Mar 2015 description

The Somalia rainfall forecast for Gu 2015 rainy season is calling for normal rains in most parts of the country with few areas expected to receive enhanced rains.

Despite the normal rains and due to the weak river embankments in the Juba and Shabelle rivers, there is risk of flooding owing to the topography of the area, uncontrolled irrigation activities and poor river basin management due to collapse of pre-war flood control infrastructure.

17 Mar 2015 description

157 Estimated number of UN agencies and NGOs with physical presence (offices) in Somalia

03 Mar 2015 description

Total number of refugees: 961,397

Registered refugees in 2015: 2,216

Total number of IDPs: 1.1 M