Humanitarian Bulletin Eastern Africa, Issue 15, 15 - 28 September 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 01 Oct 2012

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Region to experience improved food security prospects for the October- December period

  • Outbreak of cholera and hepatitis E virus reported in Kenya, Somalia and Sudan

  • Some 3,000 Congolese enter Uganda, fleeing fighting

  • Nutrition situation significantly improves in Dollo Ado refugee camps in Ethiopia

  • Number of food insecure declines marginally in Kenya

  • Increased police patrols deter insecurity in Tana Delta and Dadaab refugee complex in Kenya

  • Improved water availability and sanitation in all refugee camps in Upper Nile State,
    South Sudan

  • Localised conflict continues to hinder humanitarian operations in Somalia

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