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20 Nov 2017 description

REGIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • Food security improves in parts of north-east Nigeria thanks to relief assistance

  • Forty per cent of children under five in Cameroon’s Far North region are struck by chronic malnutrition

  • Malnutrition worsens in Chad. Twelve regions declared to be in nutritional crisis

  • Attacks displace 1,700 in Cameroon’s Far North region

  • Concern over civilian protection after withdrawal of Chadian troops from Niger

19 Oct 2017 description

2,335 Displaced Households Interviewed
17,768 Displaced Individuals
496 Locations Visited

DISPLACEMENT

  • The tenth round of Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM – August 2017) identified 237 967 IDPs, 29 728 out of camp refugees and 61 090 returnees.

  • 92% of the displaced population was displaced by the insurgency and 8% by flooding and other natural disasters.

29 Aug 2017 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

Since 04 August 2017, the Menoua Division, in the West Region of Cameroon, has been experiencing heavy rainfalls, causing a significant rise of water levels and mudslides to settlements. Resulting from this situation, severe flooding has ensued in the area, causing extensive material damage and loss of life.