Somalia Humanitarian Bulletin June 2013 | Issued on 15 July 2013

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

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The security situation in southern Somalia remains unpredictable with fighting erupting in Kismayo and the attack on the UN in Mogadishu.

  • Almost 4 million people have received polio vaccination after a polio outbreak was confirmed in May, six years after Somalia was declared free of the crippling virus.

  • Urgent funding is needed to respond to immense humanitarian needs in Somalia and to consolidate gains made.

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