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23 Feb 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • As of December 31 2017, there remain over 38,000 internally displaced and 526,500 returnee in Mali.

  • During the last quarter of 2017, a total of 77 incidents of grave child rights violations were reported including recruitment and use of children, killing, rape, attack against schools, and denial of humanitarian access. This brings the total to 370 incidents recorded in 2017.

  • 120,437 children were treated for severe actute malnutrition; includuing 31,255 during the last quarter.

23 Feb 2018 description

The Protection Sector, including the Child Protection and Gender-Based Violence Sub-Sectors, enhanced its capacity to provide life-saving protection assistance particularly in most affected areas of Borno State, as well as Adamawa and Yobe States. A total of 2.47 million of the most vulnerable individuals were reached from January through December 2017 with protection interventions.

23 Feb 2018 description

Bamako – The number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Mali has significantly increased over the past weeks due to the recent resurgence of communal violence and armed conflict in Northern Mali. The number of IDPs dropped down to 38,172 individuals (7,716 households) in December 2017 from 40,743 individuals in October 2017, according to the last DTM report published in December 2017 by the National Directorate for Social Development of the Ministry of Solidarity and Humanitarian Action.

19 Feb 2018 description

Highlights

• In December WFP, both directly and through partnerships, provided food assistance to 1.23 people (98 percent of the plan of the month) through in-kind distributions (77 percent) and cash-based transfers (23 percent) in Borno, Yobe and Adamawa States.

19 Feb 2018 description

Highlights

• Nutrition activities in Niger are suffering from critical funding gaps that risk to have effects not only on the implementation of activities but also on the already worrying levels of global acute malnutrition (GAM above the 10 percent serious threshold).

• Additional support for the Diffa emergency response is needed, due to instable security conditions that may lead to additional displacements and insufficient funding for emergency operations (impact on operations as early as March).

12 Feb 2018 description

I. Analyse de la situation de protection du mois

La situation de protection dans les régions du nord et du centre au cours de ce dernier mois de l’année est restée à l’image de celle des mois précédents dans toutes les régions du nord et du centre. Les civils font régulièrement l’objet d’attaques, de braquages ou autres actes de violations de droits de la part d’individus armés non identifiés.

12 Feb 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

▪ UNICEF supported the Ministry of Humanitarian Action and Disaster Relief for the NFI assistance to 500 displaced households in Blabrine and IRC for 5 households in Assaga, bringing UNICEF overall NFI support in 2017 in the Diffa region to 3,584 families with IRC and 1,000 with the Ministry of Humanitarian Action and Disaster Relief.

02 Feb 2018 description

MSF amorce la nouvelle année avec beaucoup d’optimisme et d’enthousiasme. De nombreux projets s’annoncent à l’horizon, mais c’est aussi le moment de jeter un coup d’œil sur ce qui a été accompli au cours des derniers mois.

02 Feb 2018 description

Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) meets the new year with a lot of optimism and enthusiasm. As new projects come in to focus, it’s also a moment to look back on what was achieved in the last months of 2017.

Cameroon’s Far North region paid a heavy toll in the ongoing conflict along the border with Nigeria. Thousands of refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) joined a population already dependent on humanitarian assistance, with widespread malnutrition and medical resources unable to meet demand.

01 Feb 2018 description

Highlights

  • On 24 November, WFP Niger held a debate session on gender-based violence to launch “the 16 days of activism” campaign.

  • WFP nutrition activities are facing critical funding gaps and treatment activities risk to come to a halt in 2018 without immediate funding.

31 Jan 2018 description

1. INTRODUCTION

Le déplacement dans la région de l’Extrême-Nord du Cameroun reste complexe. La région accueille actuellement des personnes déplacées internes (PDIs), réfugiés, et retournés.

31 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

  • Advisory Board of the Zero Hunger Strategic review validated draft recommendations

  • Four-day meeting conducted with relevant stakeholders to develop a national school meals programme.

  • Garden materials or 86 school in the Upper River Region were handed over tot the School Agriculture and Food Monitoring unit.

Operational Updates

25 Jan 2018 description

Cameroon currently has 647,536 people of concern, including 247,838 Central African refugees and 87,052 Nigerian refugees.

A considerable increase of new arrivals to Gourenguel transit centre in the Far North region following an upsurge of attacks in Cameroon.

Conclusion of out of camp registration in the Mayo Sava department with a total number of 1,793 Nigerian refugees registered.

WORKING WITH PARTNERS

UNHCR coordinates protection and assistance for refugees in collaboration with:

25 Jan 2018 description

Points saillants:

  • La disponibilité et l’offre en céréales sur les marchés sont globalement satisfaisantes et s’améliorent avec l’arrivée des récoltes le riz local dans les régions de Gao, Tombouctou et Mopti. Toutefois, l’état d’approvisionnement varie de moyen à rare pour certaines denrées (Niébé, Sorgho, maïs) dans les zones du nord en raison des poches de mauvaise production (cf.annexe 2) et de l’insécurité.