Somalia Humanitarian Bulletin August 2013 | Issued on 15 September 2013
The number of people in food security crisis dropped to 870,000, but an additional 2.3 million people remain on the margin of food insecurity.
Polio outbreak continues with 169 confirmed cases since May. In the last six weeks, no new cases have been reported in the epicentre – Banadir region, which comprises Mogadishu.
Aid organizations and the Federal Government of Somalia are trying to determine the gap and mitigate effects in the health sector after MSF pull-out.
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