Eastern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin - Issue 9, 22 June - 9 July 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 09 Jul 2012

In this issue:

  • Great Lakes p.1
  • Ethiopia p.3
  • Kenya p.5
  • Somalia p.6
  • Uganda p.7
  • Horn of Africa funding update p.8

HIGHLIGHTS

  • DRC refugees continue to stream into Rwanda and Uganda
  • Revised humanitarian appeal for Ethiopia expected before end-July
  • Increased food insecurity likely through September in areas of Ethiopia
  • TFP admissions continue to rise in SNNPR, Ethiopia
  • Meningitis outbreak in SNNPR may be over; malaria increasing
  • Aid efforts hit by increased insecurity North Eastern Province of Kenya
  • Mixed prospects for food security in Kenya
  • Humanitarian situation in southern Somalia still critical

  • Food insecurity “minimal” in most regions of Uganda; north is “stressed”

  • Cholera outbreak reported

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