Special Humanitarian Bulletin Sahel Crisis Issue 05, 18 October 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 18 Oct 2012

HIGHTLIGHTS

  • A 5 to 17 per cent increase in cereal production foreseen; to be confirmed in November

  • Poor nutritional indicators for children in Mauritania, Niger and Chad revealed through latest surveys

  • UNHCR and IOM confirm reduced number of displaced Malians

  • Regional Humanitarian Planning for the Sahel in 2013 ongoing

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