Burkina Faso

Humanitarian Situation

OCHA - Situation Report

In Focus

Key Content

Burkina Faso + 2 more

Remarks by Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mark Lowcock at the high-level pledging event for the humanitarian crisis in Central Sahel - A Virtual Event, 20 October 2020

Thank you, Heba. Thanks in particular to the Governments of Denmark and Germany, and to the European Union for hosting this important meeting on the humanitarian situation in the Central Sahel. Thank...

News and Press Release
Originally published

Latest Updates

Maps and Infographics

Most Read

Key Figures

  • People in Need

    2,900,000 32% increase since 4 Feb 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    2,100,000 17% increase since 4 Feb 2020

    Source: OCHA
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC Phase 3+)

    1,800,000 48% increase since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: CILSS
  • Children Acutely Malnourished

    372,035 3% increase since 8 Apr 2020

    Source: CILSS
  • Pregnant or Lactating Women Acutely Malnourished

    88,522 1% increase since 8 Apr 2020

    Source: IPC
  • Children in Need

    1,200,000 13% increase since 29 Jan 2019

    Source: UNICEF

Appeals and Response Plans

Alert and Ongoing Disasters