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11 Oct 2017 description

This brief summarizes FEWS NET’s most forward-looking analysis of projected emergency food assistance needs in FEWS NET coverage countries. The projected size of each country’s acutely food insecure population (IPC Phase 3 and higher) is compared to last year and the recent five-year average and categorized as Higher (p), Similar (u), or Lower (q). Countries where external emergency food assistance needs are anticipated are identified. Projected lean season months highlighted in red indicate either an early start or an extension to the typical lean season.

11 Oct 2017 description

Points saillants

  • Notification continue de quelques cas sporadiques de dengue par les structures sanitaires

  • Augmentation de l’incidence hebdomadaire de cas de dengue à partir de la semaine n°31 de l’année 2017

  • Depuis le premier jour de l’année jusqu’à la date du 07 octobre 2017, un total de 1661 cas suspects dont 6 décès ont été enregistrés pour tout le pays

  • Au 07 octobre 2017, il a été enregistré 04 cas suspects dont 01 cas probable et 00 décès dans la région du Centre

11 Oct 2017 description

FEWS NET Production and Trade Flow Maps provide a summary of the geography of marketing systems that are relevant to food security outcomes during an average marketing year or season.

The maps are produced by FEWS NET in collaboration with stakeholders from local government ministries, market information systems, NGOs, and private sector partners, using a mix of qualitative and quantitative data.

11 Oct 2017 description

FEWS NET Production and Trade Flow Maps provide a summary of the geography of marketing systems that are relevant to food security outcomes during an average marketing year or season.

The maps are produced by FEWS NET in collaboration with stakeholders from local government ministries, market information systems, NGOs, and private sector partners, using a mix of qualitative and quantitative data.

11 Oct 2017 description

FEWS NET Production and Trade Flow Maps provide a summary of the geography of marketing systems that are relevant to food security outcomes during an average marketing year or season.

The maps are produced by FEWS NET in collaboration with stakeholders from local government ministries, market information systems, NGOs, and private sector partners, using a mix of qualitative and quantitative data

11 Oct 2017 description

FEWS NET Production and Trade Flow Maps provide a summary of the geography of marketing systems that are relevant to food security outcomes during an average marketing year or season.

The maps are produced by FEWS NET in collaboration with stakeholders from local government ministries, market information systems, NGOs, and private sector partners, using a mix of qualitative and quantitative data.

11 Oct 2017 description

I. Points saillants

  • Notification continue de quelques cas sporadiques de dengue par les structures sanitaires

  • Augmentation de l’incidence hebdomadaire de cas de dengue à partir de la semaine n°31 de l’année 2017

  • Depuis le premier jour de l’année jusqu’à la date du 11 octobre 2017, un total de 2412 cas suspects dont 09 décès ont été enregistrés pour tout le pays

  • Au 11 octobre 2017, il a été enregistré 43 cas suspects dont 26 cas probable et 00 décès dans la région du Centre

10 Oct 2017 description

"They threatened to kill us if we didn't leave the village within 10 minutes"

By Ange Aboa

GUIGLO, Ivory Coast, Oct 9 (Reuters) - An ethnic-fuelled land dispute has driven thousands of farmers off illegal plantations in Ivory Coast's main cocoa belt, threatening the start of the harvest in the world's top producer.

Read more on Reuters.

10 Oct 2017 description

I. Points saillants

  • Notification continue de quelques cas sporadiques de dengue par les structures sanitaires

  • Augmentation de l’incidence hebdomadaire de cas de dengue à partir de la semaine n°31 de l’année 2017

  • Depuis le premier jour de l’année jusqu’à la date du 10 octobre 2017, un total de 2369 cas suspects dont 09 décès ont été enregistrés pour tout le pays

  • Au 10 octobre 2017, il a été enregistré 65 cas suspects dont 34 cas probable et 00 décès dans la région du Centre

09 Oct 2017 description

This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 46 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key ongoing events, including:

  • Plague in Madagascar
  • Cholera in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Cholera in Uganda
  • Cholera in north--east Nigeria
  • Hepatitis E in Niger
  • Humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia

09 Oct 2017 description

I. Points saillants

  • Notification continue de quelques cas sporadiques de dengue par les structures sanitaires

  • Augmentation de l’incidence hebdomadaire de cas de dengue à partir de la semaine n°31 de l’année 2017

  • Depuis le premier jour de l’année jusqu’à la date du 09 octobre 2017, un total de 2304 cas suspects dont 09 décès ont été enregistrés pour tout le pays

  • Au 09 octobre 2017, il a été enregistré 06 cas suspects dont 02 cas probable et 00 décès dans la région du Centre

05 Oct 2017 description

Below-average rain recorded in West Africa, while above-average rain persists over Eastern Africa

  1. Inconsistent and below-normal rainfall since mid-August has increased moisture deficits and led to abnormal dryness for parts of southern Burkina Faso and northern Ghana.

  2. Recent heavy rains have caused the Niger and Benue Rivers in Nigeria to flood. Reports indicate that 100,000 people were displaced by flooding and many crops have been destroyed. Continued rain will keep rivers high.

05 Oct 2017 description
report Inter Press Service

By Magdy Martinez-Soliman and Patrick Keuleers

Magdy Martinez-Soliman is UN Assistant Secretary General & Director of UNDP’s Bureau for Policy and Programme Support & Patrick Keuleers is Director of Governance and Peacebuilding, Bureau for Policy and Programme Support (UNDP).

04 Oct 2017 description

I. EUROPE ET MONDE

L’Espagne condamnée pour avoir immédiatement renvoyé des migrants perati à Melilla

04 Oct 2017 description
infographic UN Children's Fund

After HRP revision, the burden and target for the niger has increased to 309,175 from 247,500. The annual caseload has increased to 2,576,368 from 2,514,693. This has change the annual SAM burden as well to 3,433,979 from 3,372,306.

04 Oct 2017 description

314.0 M required for 2017

86.7 M contributions received, representing 28% of requirements

227.3 M funding gap for West Africa

All figures are displayed in USD