Eastern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 21, 15 December 2012 – 15 January 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 15 Jan 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Food insecure population in eastern Africa to decrease by over 1 million

  • Cholera, malaria and yellow fever outbreaks confirmed

  • Intercommunal clashes in Kenya claim over 477 lives since January 2012

  • Increased international presence facilitates aid delivery in secured areas of Somalia

  • Conflict has displaced over 5,000 Congolese into Uganda and South Sudan and 8,000 Sudanese into South Sudan

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