Somalia Humanitarian Bulletin July 2013 | Issued on 15 August 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 15 Aug 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Polio outbreak continues with 105 confirmed cases as of 14 August. Somalia now has the worst outbreak in the world in a non-endemic country.

  • About 800 cases of sexual and gender-based violence were reported in Mogadishu from January to June.

  • US$21 million in emergency funds to Somalia will boost humanitarian efforts.

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