UNHCR says the humanitarian challenges are enormous. Hospitals and other infrastructure are destroyed. Of particular concern are the number of children suffering from severe acute malnutrition.
Faced with significant deficits in agricultural production, many poor households in certain parts of agropastoral zones are in Crisis (IPC Phase 3).
Opportunities now exist to implement longer-term investment strategies and to build-up the country’s resilience to the recurrent shocks, writes the head of OCHA Somalia.
After more than a year of discussions among Member States, local officials, civil society and migrants themselves, the text of the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration was finalized.