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15 Jun 2017 description

Community members and humanitarian stakeholdersfrom all Sectors are strongly encouraged to refer individual cases of children affected by any form of neglect, abuse, violence and exploitation and to flag concerns regarding a situation affecting children to the Child Protection Working Group, led by the State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development and co-led by UNICEF, and its member organizations.
Referrals should abide to the following principles:

  1. Always seek consent prior to a referral.

15 Jun 2017 description

93.0 M required for 2017

22.1 M contributions received, representing 24% of requirements

70.9 M funding gap for the Mali Situation

15 Jun 2017 description

Highlights

  • Ongoing military operations in Niger and Nigeria are accompanied by a resurgence of attacks and incursions of armed elements, leading to protection incidents.

  • A significant increase in cases of genderbased violence (GBV) reported by partners was observed in April.

  • US $ 3.5 million were allocated by the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) for a rapid response to the urgent needs of 40,000 people in the island areas and villages south of Bol.

15 Jun 2017 description

PROJECTED FOOD ASSISTANCE NEEDS FOR DECEMBER 2017

15 Jun 2017 description

Sécurité

La situation sécuritaire dans la région de l’Extrême-Nord demeure préoccupante. Plusieurs attentats suicides sont survenus dans le département du Mayo-Sava, dont celui du 2 juin à Kolofata faisant 11 morts et 31 blessés, et celle de la nuit du 9 au 10 juin dans le camp militaire du BIR qui a tué un soldat et blessé deux autres. Deux autres attentats suicides ont aussi eu lieu à Mora.

Développements majeurs

15 Jun 2017 description
infographic UN Children's Fund

This map and infographic product outlines the sector achievements in Borno State as at the end of May 2017, and presents a graphical overview of the Education in Emergiences partner operational presence as of June 11 2017.

15 Jun 2017 description
infographic UN Children's Fund

This map/infographic product outlines the education sector achievements in Borno State as at the end of May 2017. It also presents a graphical overview of the Education in Emergiences partner operational presence as of June 11 2017. Checkout the EiE List of Acronyms here: https://goo.gl/P7zUTS

15 Jun 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme

CARGO DISPATCHED 541 MT

VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED 3.27 million USD

PARTNERS SERVED 6

14 Jun 2017 description
report UN Population Fund

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria – Despite the recent return of dozens of girls abducted by the insurgent group Boko Haram, the crisis in northern Nigeria remains acute, with mass movements  of civilian populations within the country and over the border.

14 Jun 2017 description

Le Tchad fait face à des crises humanitaires interconnectées, dans un contexte de pauvreté chronique et de faible développement économique. La situation sécuritaire dans les pays voisins a entrainé d’importants mouvements de personnes vers le Tchad, ainsi que des déplacements internes depuis plusieurs années. Des millions de personnes sont touchées par l’insécurité alimentaire et la malnutrition, en particulier dans la bande sahélienne et récemment dans la Tandjilé, cette situation risque de s’aggraver pendant la période de soudure (juin - sept.).

14 Jun 2017 description

Chad is facing interconnected humanitarian crises in a context of chronic poverty and low economic development. The security situation in neighboring countries has led to large population movements into Chad, as well as internal displacement for several years. Millions of people are affected by food insecurity and malnutrition, especially in the Sahel belt, and recently in the Tandjile, this situation is likely to worsen during the lean season (June-September).

14 Jun 2017 description
report IRIN

The humanitarian crisis unleashed by drought in Somalia has again highlighted the close links between extreme weather and food security. But how exactly are the two connected? And what can farmers in developing countries do to lessen the negative effects of climate change? This Q&A provides an overview of the key issues, with a focus on smallholders in Africa.

What is food security?

14 Jun 2017 description
report IRIN

Goska is just five minutes up the road from Dangoma in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region. But between the two villages are divisions so deep – and so devoid of compassion and understanding – they threaten the unity of Africa’s most populous nation.

Bullet holes and abandoned, burned-out buildings in Goska are evidence something sudden and terrible happened there. Moses Berde, the village head, explains that more than 40 people were killed and over 100 homes destroyed in back-to-back attacks on 24 and 25 December last year.

14 Jun 2017 description

With the onset of the raining season in Borno State, varying degrees of damages are expected to infrastructures (self-made and constructed) in camps and camp-like settings, as the storms are more often than not accompanied by very high winds and have been known to cause serious damage to properties.

14 Jun 2017 description

Séminaire régional sur « Le rôle des journalistes et des médias dans la prévention de la violence et de l’extrémisme violent en Afrique de l’Ouest et au Sahel »

Des journalistes et des responsables des médias décident d’adopter une Charte de bonnes pratiques et de lancer un Forum pour renforcer la prévention de l’extrémisme violent en Afrique de l’ouest et au Sahel