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17 Oct 2019 description

Parts of Kenya, Ethiopia, and Somalia receive heavy rainfall as flooding continues in Senegal

  1. Senegal has experienced significant flooding over the past two weeks. Belowaverage rainfall is forecast next week and is likely to reduce the risk for continued flooding.

  2. Flooding continues in central Nigeria. Heavy rainfall is expected next week.

  3. Heavy rainfall is expected in parts of Sudan next week, maintaining a high risk for flooding.

10 Oct 2019 description

PAYS NÉCESSITANT UNE AIDE ALIMENTAIRE EXTÉRIEURE

Selon les estimations de la FAO, 41 pays de par le monde, dont 31 en Afrique, continuent d’avoir besoin d’une aide alimentaire extérieure. La persistance des conflits reste le principal facteur à l’origine du niveau élevé d’insécurité alimentaire grave, tandis que les conditions météorologiques défavorables ont aussi compromis la production agricole, réduisant les disponibilités vivrières et l’accès à la nourriture.

FAITS SAILLANTS PAR RÉGION

10 Oct 2019 description

AMÉRICA LATINA Y EL CARIBE (2 PAISES)

FALTA DE ACCESO GENERALIZADA

Venezuela

Grave crisis económica

• En medio de la grave y prolongada crisis económica, el número de refugiados y migrantes de Venezuela se estima en 4,3 millones de personas. Se encuentran asentados en países vecinos de América del Sur y el Caribe. Las necesidades humanitarias para ayudar a los refugiados y migrantes en los países de acogida son notables.

06 Oct 2019 description

Situation générale en septembre 2019
Prévision jusqu'à mi-novembre 2019

RÉGION OCCIDENTALE: CALME SITUATION.

Une reproduction de la deuxième génération a eu lieu au Tchad, tandis qu’une reproduction à petite échelle était en cours en Algérie, au Niger et probablement dans le sud de la Mauritanie et le nord du Mali.

03 Oct 2019 description
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General situation during September 2019
Forecast until mid-November 2019

WESTERN REGION: CALM SITUATION.

A second generation of breeding occurred in Chad while small-scale breeding was underway in Algeria, Niger and probably southern Mauritania and northern Mali. FORECAST. Breeding will decline in Mali, Niger and Chad but increase in northwest Mauritania where small groups may form, and possibly extend to Western Sahara in Morocco. Local breeding may occur in Algeria.

CENTRAL REGION: THREAT SITUATION.

20 Sep 2019 description
report UN News Service

Quarante-et-un pays, dont 31 en Afrique, requièrent toujours une aide extérieure afin de couvrir leurs besoins alimentaires, prévient l'Organisation des Nations Unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture (FAO) dans un rapport publié jeudi.

19 Sep 2019 description

FAO report cites 41 countries needing external assistance for food

Dry weather and protracted conflicts are primary drivers

19 September 2019, Rome - Some 41 countries continue to be in need of external assistance for food, with conflicts acting as the primary cause of high levels of food insecurity and adverse weather conditions - particularly rainfall shortages in Africa - acutely affecting food availability and access for millions of people, a quarterly report by the United Nations says.

10 Sep 2019 description

Situation générale en août 2019
Prévision jusqu'à mi-octobre 2019

RÉGION OCCIDENTALE: CALME

05 Sep 2019 description

Persisting heavy rainfall triggers flooding across parts of West and East Africa

  1. A poor start to the rainfall season across Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea-Bissau, and Mauritania has caused significant dryness.

  2. Persisting heavy rainfall following abnormally wet conditions in July has caused flash flooding in Sierra Leone.

03 Sep 2019 description
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General situation during August 2019
Forecast until mid-October 2019

WESTERN REGION: CALM SITUATION.

SITUATION. Small-scale breeding occurred in northern Mali, Chad and probably Niger. Hoppers and adults were treated (70 ha) in southwest Libya. Isolated adults were present in central and southern Algeria. FORECAST. Small-scale breeding will continue in Mali, Niger and Chad and, to a lesser extent, in Mauritania, causing locust numbers to increase slightly. Small-scale breeding may occur in southwest Libya.

CENTRAL REGION: THREAT SITUATION.

30 Aug 2019 description

Flood risk persists in parts of West Africa and Sudan while Ethiopia remains abnormally dry

  1. A poor start to the rainfall season across Senegal and Gambia has led to significant dryness.

  2. Continued heavy rainfall has caused flooding in Dakar. Heavy rainfall is likely to continue maintaining the risk for flooding in the region.

19 Aug 2019 description

KEY INDICATORS

35,055 Number of Nigerians who have searched for refuge in Niger’s Maradi Region and have been registered

2,982 Persons evacuated from Libya to safety in Niger

76,634 Internally displaced persons in Tillabery and Tahoua regions

Operational Context

Key situations include:

15 Aug 2019 description

Flooding continues in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Sudan while Senegal, Ethiopia, and Cote d’Ivoire remain dry

  1. A poor start to the rainfall season across Senegal and the Gambia has resulted in abnormal dryness.

  2. Heavy rainfall last week, following a wet weather pattern in July, caused flash flooding in Sierra Leone. Continued heavy rainfall will maintain a high flood risk.

  3. Fewer rainy days in southern Cote d’Ivoire has resulted in abnormal dryness. More seasonal rainfall is forecast next week.

08 Aug 2019 description

Heavy rainfall triggers flooding in Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Sudan while Senegal and Cote d’Ivoire remain dry

  1. A poor start to the rainfall season across Senegal and the Gambia has resulted in abnormal dryness.

  2. Heavy rainfall last week, following a wet weather pattern in July, caused flash flooding in Sierra Leone. Continued heavy rainfall will maintain a high flood risk.

05 Aug 2019 description

Situation générale en juillet 2019 Prévision jusqu'à mi-september 2019

RÉGION OCCIDENTALE: CALME

SITUATION. Une reproduction à petite échelle s’est poursuivie en Algérie (115 ha traités) et a débuté dans le nord du Niger. Des groupes de larves et d’ailés se sont formés dans le sud-ouest de la Libye. Des ailés épars sont apparus dans le sud-est de la Mauritanie. PRÉVISIONS. Une reproduction à petite échelle aura lieu en Mauritanie, au Mali, au Niger et au Tchad, entraînant une légère augmentation des effectifs acridiens.

02 Aug 2019 description
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General situation during July 2019
Forecast until mid-September 2019

WESTERN REGION: CALM

SITUATION. Small-scale breeding continued in Algeria (115 ha treated) and started in northern Niger. Hopper and adult groups formed in southwest Libya. Scattered adults appeared in southeast Mauritania.
FORECAST. Small-scale breeding will occur in Mauritania, Mali, Niger and Chad, causing locust numbers to increase slightly.

CENTRAL REGION: THREAT

25 Jul 2019 description

OVERVIEW

Between 1 January and 30 June 2019, some 37,100 refugees and migrants arrived via the three Mediterranean routes from North Africa and Turkey. Most crossed the Eastern Mediterranean from Turkey. Arrivals in 2019 most commonly originated from Afghanistan,
Morocco, Syria and Mali.

In 2019, 57% of arrivals were men, 18% women and 25% children.

19 Jul 2019 description
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Highlights

UNHCR continues to call for an end to detention in Libya. UNHCR estimates that 5,100 refugees and migrants are held in Libyan detention centres, of whom 3,600 are of concern to UNHCR. Currently, 3,200 refugees and migrants remain in detention centres located in conflict areas.

Population movements