Chad: Migrants from Central African Republic Situation Report No. 1, 12 February 2014

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 12 Feb 2014


• Over 56,000 people recently arrived in Chad, fleeing violence in the Central African Republic (CAR).

• The majority of this population is accounted for by women and children, many school aged.

• Among the arrivals, over 780 Unaccompanied and Separated Children were registered.

• The transit sites lack shelter, food and basic services in WASH, health care and protection.

• Many of the Chadian migrants are extremely vulnerable as they have lost all ties to the country.

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