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02 Jul 2016 description

The Minister accompanied by the State minister of Environment Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Jibrin were received by the state Government & NEMA Officials in conjunction with other stakeholders.

01 Jul 2016 description

Global Overview – Trends and Outlook

01 Jul 2016 description

All Figures in US$
2016

REQUIREMENTS 316 million
FUNDING 93 million
UNMET REQUIREMENTS 223 million

01 Jul 2016 description

Highlights

  • Mali will begin its lean season (June-September) response by providing 206,000 food insecure people with food, cash and voucher during the lean season.

  • WFP Mali currently does not have resources to assist people in need of emergency food assistance after the lean season or for any contingency plans should an emergency occur (flooding, displacements due to conflict.)

Operational Updates

01 Jul 2016 description
  • 2,066,783 IDPs (344,564 households) were identified in Adamawa, Bauchi, Benue, Borno,
    Gombe, Taraba, Yobe, Nasarawa, Plateau, Kaduna, Kano, Zamfara states and Abuja FCT.

  • In total, 1,808,021 IDPs captured through the DTM assessments have been displaced by the insurgency (87.5% of the total IDP population).

  • Majority of the IDPs are identified in Borno (1,404,483) followed by Adamawa (159,445) and Yobe (112,671).

OVERVIEW

01 Jul 2016 description

FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Favorable rains received at start of cropping season with pockets of dryness in Sudanian zone
  • Prices of millet and sorghum remained mostly stable in recent months
  • Continued assistance required to improve access to food and protect livelihoods of food-insecure and vulnerable people, including refugees and returnees

Growing season started in most parts of the country

01 Jul 2016 description

Nigeria - The IOM Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) project is currently being implemented in 13 of Nigeria’s states – Abuja FCT, Adamawa, Bauchi, Benue, Borno, Gombe, Kaduna, Kano, Nasarawa, Plateau, Taraba, Yobe, and Zanfara – covering a total of 218 local government areas (LGAs).

From the latest DTM report, 2,066,783 internally displaced persons (IDPs) have been identified in these states. Borno with 1,404,483 IDPs has the largest number, followed by Adamawa (159,445) and Yobe (112,671).

01 Jul 2016 description

Switzerland - IOM has appealed to donors to address the humanitarian crisis affecting the Lake Chad Basin, which has displaced nearly three million people in four countries, and the crisis in the Central African Republic, which has displaced a further 400,000.

The Lake Chad Basin crisis began in 2014 with the Boko Haram insurgency and ensuing military operations in the region. Thousands have lost their lives and millions have been displaced across Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad.

01 Jul 2016 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Since the beginning of 2014, the violence by Boko Haram and the resulting military operations have caused a major humanitarian crisis. An estimated 20,000 people have lost their lives, 21 million people are living in affected areas, and almost three million persons are displaced across Nigeria,
Niger, Cameroon and Chad. This represents the fastest growing displacement crisis in the Region.

01 Jul 2016 description
  • A suicide attack in the Far North of Cameroon, in Djakana, close to the Nigerian border, has reportedly killed 11 people and injured four others. The attack is attributed to Boko Haram.

  • At this point in time, there is no information about possible humanitarian consequences of the attack (e.g. displacement). Due to ongoing Boko Haram violence, over 158 000 Cameroonians have been internally displaced and require assistance.

01 Jul 2016 description

Rice, millet, sorghum, and maize are the primary staple foods in Senegal.