In this issue
US$2.66 billion required for the Sahel P.1
Lake Chad Basin: 11 million need assistance P.3
Unrest, funding shortfalls impede CAR response P.4
Regional update on epidemics P.5
Regional humanitarian news P.7
Sahel funding update P.8
Humanitarian partners require US$2.66 billion to assist 15 million in the Sahel in 2017.
11 million people around the Lake Chad Basin need assistance, aid groups appeal for US$1.5 billion to assist 8.2 million people.
Insecurity persists in CAR,
1.6 million people are in need of assistance.
- Epidemics continued to threaten communities across the region in 2016.
- UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
- To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit https://www.unocha.org/.