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21 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service
Millions are in need of emergency assistance in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger. 'We have managed to avert famine, but we cannot pause or slow down,' the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator said today.
21 Sep 2017 description
Un informe de la FAO indica un repunte de las cosechas en la mayoría de los países de bajos ingresos con déficit de alimentos. En el Caribe, el impacto de los huracanes mermará el rendimiento agrícola.
20 Sep 2017 description
While humanitarian aid has been significantly scaled up, the needs will remain high into 2018 and beyond. Continued support from the international community behind national efforts will be essential.
18 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF calls on partners to integrate all uprooted children – migrants, refugees, internally displaced, asylum seekers or unaccompanied – into the education system where they live.
18 Sep 2017 description
The majority of victims are displaced women and girls. The figures represent only part of the situation, as monitoring mechanisms are in place only in a few sites, out of 140 displacement locations.
15 Sep 2017 description
176 cases have been identified in MSF treatment units. To date, 22 people have died, while the disease has spread to nine villages and is likely to reach others. 
14 Sep 2017 description
report Inter Press Service
The level of anger and hatred has reached unprecedented levels in the country, as witnessed by the rebel forces use of rape as a systematic weapon of war.
12 Sep 2017 description
UNICEF and the IOM analysed the journeys of 11,000 young migrants and refugees along the Central and Eastern Mediterranean routes to Europe.
11 Sep 2017 description
While detailing human rights violations in 40 countries, Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein highlights the Rohingya situation in Myanmar, calling it "a textbook example of ethnic cleansing."
07 Sep 2017 description
206 cas ont été recensés dans les unités de traitement. On compte 25 décès à ce jour tandis que la maladie se propage, atteignant désormais plus d’une dizaine de villages.
05 Sep 2017 description
Six months after world leaders met to commit support to the crisis in the Lake Chad region, 57% of $2.2 billion needed to meet the most basic humanitarian needs in 2017 is still lacking.
05 Sep 2017 description
Attacks and suicide bombings in Cameroon and Nigeria has left at least 381 civilians dead in the five months since the start of April 2017, Amnesty International said.
29 Aug 2017 description
The funds will sustain and scale up critical aid operations in Afghanistan, the Central African Republic, Chad and Sudan, where life-saving needs are alarmingly high but funding is critically low.
10 Aug 2017 description
Le projet de technologie SMS, lancé officiellement le 7 août 2017 dans le camp de réfugiés d’Iridimi (Sous-Délégation d’Iriba), devrait à terme s’étendre à tous les camps de réfugiés.
26 Jul 2017 description
The supplementary appeal for an additional US$9.5 million is as a result of an unexpected surge in self-organized returns of Nigerian refugees mainly from Cameroon.
14 Jul 2017 description
Armed conflict, sexual violence, food shortages, and displacement are among the factors contributing to what the British Red Cross has described as a 'silent emergency' across the Lake Chad Region of West Africa.
13 Jul 2017 description
WFP operations in Cameroon, Chad, DRC and RoC are facing severe pipeline breaks, hampering life-saving assistance to 1.8 million people during the lean season.
12 Jul 2017 description
report Voice of America
Three years ago, Nigerian soldiers stopped all fishing in the country's section of Lake Chad. Militants had infiltrated the ranks of the fishermen, the army said, and were using the guise to launch attacks on innocent people.
03 Jul 2017 description
report Oxfam
Hundreds of thousands are living in camps without adequate water access or waste management. Typhoid, cholera, malaria and hepatitis E tend to become more widespread in the rainy season.
23 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
The threat of outbreaks in Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria coincides with growing regional insecurity, while flooding and muddy roads are expected to severely limit humanitarian access.