Somalia

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OCHA - Situation Report - Highlights ()

  • Response to locust damage 15 times more expensive than prevention
  • Average to above average Gu rains expected in most parts of Somalia
  • Preparedness necessary to minimize AWD/cholera risk in the upcoming Gu rainy season
  • Prospects for humanitarian access remain limited
Desert locusts in the Horn of Africa. Video: FAO                                                                                                        Desert locusts in the Horn of Africa. Video: FAO
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Somalia

Somalia Humanitarian Bulletin, 1 – 31 March 2020

HIGHLIGHTS Covid-19 preparedness and response scaled up Government has announced various COVID-19 control measures Gu rains have started with moderate to heavy showers Thousands of people displaced...

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  • People in Need

    5,200,000 24% increase since 20 Jan 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    3,000,000 12% decrease since 20 Jan 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    3,400,000 36% increase since 29 Jan 2019

    Source: UNICEF
  • People in Food Crisis/Emergency (IPC phase 3+)

    1,150,000 4% decrease since 1 Sep 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • Acutely Malnourished Children Below 5

    962,885 7% increase since 3 Feb 2019

    Source: FSNAU
  • IDPs

    2,600,000 2% decrease since 28 Feb 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per year)

    72,000 91% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Total Internal Displacements (per month)

    37,000 6% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Conflict/Insecurity (per year)

    53,000 72% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Conflict/Insecurity (per month)

    25,000 11% decrease since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Drought (per year)

    17,000 89% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Internally Displaced due to Drought (per month)

    11,000 83% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees (since 2014)

    91,673 No change since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees with Assistance from UNHCR (per year)

    134 97% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Returnees from Kenya (cumulative since 2014)

    84,974 No change since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Voluntary Assisted Returns from Dadaab (since Dec 2014)

    80,628 No change since 30 Jun 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees Voluntary Repatriated from Yemen under the Assisted Spontaneous Return Programme (cumulative)

    5,221 3% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Assisted Spontaneous Returns from Yemen (per month)

    134 8% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugee Assisted Spontaneous Returns from Yemen (per year)

    134 92% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in the Horn of Africa & Yemen

    761,712 No change since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Ethiopia

    195,498 5% increase since 31 Oct 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Kenya

    264,265 1% increase since 30 Nov 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Uganda

    40,181 3% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Yemen

    250,860 No change since 31 Aug 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Djibouti

    13,242 1% increase since 31 Aug 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees in Eritrea

    78 7% increase since 31 Aug 2019

    Source: UNHCR
  • Somali Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Zambia

    3,661 1% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Registered Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    35,499 1% decrease since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Ethiopian Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    21,581 1% decrease since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • Yemeni Refugees & Asylum-Seekers in Somalia

    21,581 62% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: UNHCR
  • AWD/Cholera Cases (since Dec 2017)

    10,904 4% increase since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: WHO
  • AWD/Cholera Deaths (since Dec 2017)

    55 No change since 31 Jan 2020

    Source: WHO
  • KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested) against Aid Workers (per year)

    11 38% increase since 31 Dec 2018

  • Aid Workers affected by KKA Incidents (Killed, Kidnapped and Arrested per year)

    25 108% increase since 31 Dec 2018

  • Aid Workers Killed (per year)

    6 50% increase since 31 Dec 2018

  • Aid Workers Kidnapped (per year)

    18 200% increase since 31 Dec 2018

  • Aid Workers Arrested (per year)

    1 50% decrease since 31 Dec 2018

  • People Received WFP Food Assistance (per month)

    1,600,000 30% decrease since 31 Dec 2019

    Source: WFP
  • New IDPs by Conflict (per year)

    106,000 82% decrease since 31 Dec 2018

    Source: IDMC
  • New IDPs by Natural Disasters (per year)

    72,000 87% decrease since 31 Dec 2018

    Source: IDMC

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