Somalia Humanitarian Bulletin - Issue 02, 07 March 2012

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 07 Mar 2012

HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

· Gu rains expected to be below average, with fears that the harvest in many areas will be below average.

· A renewed offensive sees Al Shabaab expelled from Baidoa after three years.

· Survey shows 66 per cent of temporary shelters in six regions does not meet basic standards.

· Health report 52 deaths from AWD in southern and central region.

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