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27 Nov 2015 description


  • Nigerian military frees more than 400 Boko Haram captives in October and November

  • Food insecurity persists in Boko Haram-affected areas in northeastern Nigeria

  • Cameroon grants UNHAS permission to operate humanitarian flights in the north of the country

  • Chad extends its declared state of emergency until March 2016


27 Nov 2015 description
report Oxfam

Ten years after the Economic Community of West African States launched its policy on food and agriculture, coordination remains a serious challenge. Several regional initiatives compete with each other at the political and the project levels, in a complex and fragmented institutional context.

27 Nov 2015 description

27 November 2015

In most developing countries, smallholder farmers are the main actors in agriculture, though they tend to benefit little from their sales. With Purchase for Progress (P4P), the World Food Programme (WFP) seeks to provide these farmers with additional marketing options, in which they can capture larger margins by making collective sales to large-scale buyers like WFP.

27 Nov 2015 description

Key messages

  • AGIR - the Global Alliance for Resilience Initiative - was launched during the Sahel food and nutrition crisis of 2012 with the aim of achieving 'Zero Hunger' in the West Africa Sahel region by 2032. The EU was closely involved in establishing AGIR and continues to provide support.

27 Nov 2015 description


· Au cours de cette semaine, les déplacements internes des populations se sont poursuivis dans la région à la suite des divers incidents sécuritaires survenus, ainsi environ 500 ménages d’environ 3000 individus se sont déplacés de villages de Tchoukoundi, Barwa et Bori pour s’installer au quartier Diffa Festival et dans les villages de Toumour et Garanna. La plus part de ces mouvements sont des déplacements préventives.

27 Nov 2015 description


  • In Nigeria, the security situation in the north-east is volatile as fighting continues between the insurgents and the Multinational Joint Task Force. The insurgents continue to sack communities, worship centres and other public structures in the north-east. The Nigerian Government recently unfolded a ‘North-East Marshall Plan’ (NEMAP) aimed at assisting those internally displaced by the insurgency.

27 Nov 2015 description

Besoins humanitaires et chiffres clés

Le contexte humanitaire reste marqué par l’insécurité alimentaire, la malnutrition, les mouvements de population, les épidémies et les inondations.

27 Nov 2015 description

(Abuja et Dakar - 27 Novembre 2015): « La violence extrême dans le nord-est du Nigéria est le facteur le plus visible de l'instabilité et la nécessité de l’action humanitaire autour du bassin du Lac Tchad, mais la pauvreté absolue et la dégradation environnementale constituent les causes profondes de la crise qui mine la région.

27 Nov 2015 description

(Abuja and Dakar, 27 November 2015): “Extreme violence in the North-East of Nigeria is the most visible driver of instability and need for emergency relief across the Lake Chad Basin, but abject poverty and environmental degradation are the root cause of the crisis that plagues the region. The political, environmental and developmental causes of the crisis must be addressed with a renewed sense of urgency”, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General and Regional Humanitarian Coordinator for the Sahel, Toby Lanzer, said today at the end of a week-long visit to affected areas in Nigeria.

27 Nov 2015 description

Niamey, Niger | AFP | vendredi 27/11/2015 - 05:15 GMT | 728 mots


par Boureima HAMA

"Faute d'eau et d'herbe, mes bœufs et moutons sont morts un à un", se rappelle Toro, un berger peul originaire de Gadabédji, dans le centre du Niger, en resserrant le nœud du turban blanc qui le protège contre la forte canicule.

27 Nov 2015 description


  • Recurring natural disasters such as droughts, floods, combined with volatility of markets, pushed many households and communities into chronic vulnerability.

  • Conflict in northern Nigeria and CAR continue to displace refugees to Cameroon and causes internal displacements.

  • Poor coverage of sanitation and access to clean water remain the main causes of malnutrition and water-borne diseases.

27 Nov 2015 description

Niamey, Niger | AFP | Friday 11/27/2015 - 03:01 GMT | 655 words

by Boureima HAMA

When yet another drought wiped out his flock five years ago, Toro, a Fulani shepherd in Niger, decided to migrate to the capital Niamey, where he found work selling cell phones instead.

"Without water or grass, my oxen and sheep died, one by one," the lanky man in his 40s said, adjusting a white turban that protects him against the searing heat.

But now, living in the city "without my animals, I've lost my identity," he says.

26 Nov 2015 description
report Government of Niger

Observations :

• La complétude du reportage au cours de la semaine 45 est de 83,4% pour les CRENI/AS et 82,2% pour les CRENAM. Les données publiées ici correspondent aux données reçues avant le jour de la publication et des mises à jour pourraient avoir lieu dans les prochaines publications.

26 Nov 2015 description


92 658 Personnes Déplacées Internes.

63 598 * Réfugiés vérifiés et préenregistrés par le HCR depuis Mai 2013.

47 746 Réfugiés vivant au camp de Minawao.

25 143 Nouveaux arrivés enregistrés par le HCR depuis Janvier 2015.

  • Ce chiffre comprend 15 852 réfugiés identifiés hors camp à l’issue de l’exercice de profilage.


26 Nov 2015 description


150,220 Réfugiés enregistrés depuis janvier 2014.

71 647 Réfugiés vivent dans les sites.

69 002 Réfugiés vivent en dehors des sites.

9571 Réfugiés enregistrés à Yaoundé et Douala.

13,168 Réfugiés enregistrés depuis Janvier 2015.

258 582 Réfugiés centrafricains au total au Cameroun


26 Nov 2015 description


26 Nov 2015 description
report World Vision

In the face of the global El Nino and other crises, leaders at the national, regional and international levels have an unprecedented opportunity and responsibility to address the underlying causes of food insecurity and guarantee that the most vulnerable children and communities get a head start through an immediate, effective, global response to prevent loss of life and livelihoods.

26 Nov 2015 description

Kaduna, Nigeria | AFP | Thursday 11/26/2015 - 16:25 GMT


Zainabu Ali cradles her infant son Ibrahim in her arms as he sleeps in a three-bedroom house that she shares with about 20 family members in the north Nigerian city of Kaduna.

The family fled Izghe in Borno state in February 2014, when Boko Haram fighters dressed in military uniform stormed the village and slaughtered 106 people, including an elderly woman.

25 Nov 2015 description

Dans le cadre de l’évaluation des perspectives alimentaires dans le Sahel pour l’année 2015, s’est tenu du 09 au 14 novembre 2015, l’atelier national d’analyse du Cadre Harmonisé (travaux techniques) dans la salle de conférence de la Maison du Partenariat Angers-Bamako (MPAB). L’ouverture officielle a préalablement eu lieu dans la salle de conférence du Gouvernorat du District de Bamako.