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08 Feb 2018 description

Background

Conflict in northeast Nigeria has caused a large-scale humanitarian crisis with 8.5 million people in need of humanitarian assistance in 2017 in the worst-affected states of Borno, Adamawa and Yobe.1 Today nearly 1.6 million people are displaced in the three states in the northeast, livelihoods have been lost, commercial markets and trade have been disrupted, host community resources are depleting, and large areas of Borno State remain inaccessible for humanitarian actors due to the volatile security situation.

08 Feb 2018 description
report World Bank

As we reflect on 2017, the truly devastating impact of climate change is being felt across the globe. The evidence has never been clearer that the impact of climate change is happening now. The World Bank's “Shockwaves” report estimates that, without major investment, climate change will push as many as an additional 100 million people into poverty by 2030.

08 Feb 2018 description

Les chiffres et infographies donnent un aperçu global sur le flux et le profil des individus observés au mois de décembre 2017 dans les différents points de suivi des mouvements de population.

En Guinée, cinq points de suivi ont été installés en fin mars 2017 dans les localités frontalières avec Mali dont trois sont actifs depuis septembre 2017. Il s’agit des localités de Kouremalé (moyenne de 100 individus par jour, a décembre), Boundoufourdou (moyenne de 408 individus par jour) et Nafadji (18 individus/jour) où l’on observe les mouvements des voyageurs en transit.

08 Feb 2018 description
report IRIN

Idayat Hassan, Director of the Centre for Democracy and Development, an Abuja-based policy advocacy and research organisation

One day the Boko Haram insurgency will come to an end. When it does, there will be a painful time of reckoning. But for lasting peace to come to northeastern Nigeria, one important fact must be acknowledged from the start: there are perpetrators and victims on many sides.

Read more on IRIN.

08 Feb 2018 description

Within the period of 30 January to 5 February 2018, a total of 4,150 arrivals, and 590 departures were recorded at locayions in Askira/Uba, Bama, Chibok, Damboa, Dikwa, Fufore, Girei, Gubio, Guzamala, Gwoza, Hawul, Hong, Jere, Kaga, Kala/Balge, Konduga, Kukawa, Madagali, Mafa, Magumeri, Maiha, Michika, Mobbar, Monguno, Mubi-North, Mubi-South, Ngala, Nganzai, Yola-North, and Yola-South LGAs in Borno and Adamawa States.

The main triggers were poor living conditions (27%), voluntary relocation (27%), ongoing conflict (24%), improved security (20%) and military operayions (2%).

08 Feb 2018 description

Operational Context

The operational context in Niger has changed significantly in recent months. The beginning of 2018 marks a shift from 3 situations to 5 key situations and contexts. The operational context has become more complex, focusing not only on the Nigeria and Mali situations, but also now focusing on Mixed Migration, Emergency Evacuations and an increasingly worrying IDP situation in Tillabery region.

08 Feb 2018 description

As Delivered, 8 February 2018, Abuja, Nigeria

Honourable Minister and other representatives of the Government of Nigeria,
Distinguished Ambassadors and Member State representatives,
Fellow humanitarians,
Esteemed members of the press,
Ladies and gentlemen.

08 Feb 2018 description

Maiduguri, Nigeria 07 February 2018 – World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF and other partners are supporting the Federal Government and Borno State Ministry of Health to vaccinate more than 1.2 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) across 57 wards in 25 Local Government Areas in Borno State.

07 Feb 2018 description

Total requirements: $23.18 B

People in need: 137.0 M

People to receive aid: 94.0 M

Countries affected: 26

07 Feb 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW:

An estimated seven million people across Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states of Nigeria are in need of lifesaving assistance as a result of years of ongoing violence in the North-East of the country.
With telecommunications infrastructure having been severely damaged by the conflict, provision and restoration of communications services are required to support the response community.

07 Feb 2018 description
  • 186,768 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE
  • 172,362 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY SEA
  • 14,406 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY LAND

Developments
Countries of first arrival

07 Feb 2018 description
  • 186,768 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE
  • 172,362 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY SEA
  • 14,406 TOTAL ARRIVALS TO EUROPE BY LAND

Highlights

07 Feb 2018 description
report Theirworld

That's the average number of life-threatening attacks on education each school day around the world, says a new campaign aimed at British schoolchildren.

For most children in the United Kingdom, school is a place of safety and learning. But for millions of children in other parts of the world, school can be a place of violence and danger.

Young people across the UK are being asked today to think about attacks on education and about how to make schools safe.

07 Feb 2018 description

RÉPUBLIQUE CENTRAFRICAINE : 28 000 ENFANTS PRIVÉS D’ÉDUCATION À CAUSE DE LA VIOLENCE