Mali: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 3, 13 December 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 13 Dec 2012

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Number of people at risk of food insecurity was revised from 4.6 million to 2 million of which 747,000 people in need of immediate food assistance.

  • Child mortality rate in Mali is the second highest in the world due malnutrition related causes.

  • Only 41% of health structures across Mali are receiving support from Nutrition Cluster partner NGOs for the management of acutely malnourished children

  • Mali is the 16th country to ratify the Kampala Convention.

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