Attacks in northern Nigeria force 1,000 refugees into the inaccessible Lake region.
Floods in Salamat region affect around 8,000 people.
In Chad’s Sahel belt, over 670,000 people receive food assistance during the lean season.
Government financing for national NGOs managing temporary camps for CAR returnees will be required past December 2014.
Relocations of CAR returnees from Sido and Doyaba transit sites to Maingama are suspended.
Repaired and improved runway makes Tissi accessible year-round.
Population 11.2 m
Literacy rate 33.6%
GDP per capita US$1,330
Life expectancy 49.6 yrs
Mortality rate under 5 years 209/1,000
Maternal mortality rate 1,000 /100,000
Access to potable water 48.2%
623 million requested (US$)
- UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
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