Somalia: Humanitarian Bulletin - March 2013, Issued on 12 April 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

• Aid workers respond swiftly to newly displaced people from Xudur in southern Somalia, but concerns remain about high malnutrition rates and shelter in the rainy season.
• The start of the wet season brings relief, but also challenges. Humanitarian partners focus on pre- positioning aid supplies in key locations.
• Sexual violence is pervasive in Somalia. A new report highlights the extent of the problem.

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