Kenya + 10 more

Eastern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin, Issue 36 | November 2014

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Situation Report
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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 11 million people are living as refugees or IDPs in the eastern Africa region.

    • Upsurge in fighting and displacement in the Kivus and Katanga region.

    • ICPAC predicts more flooding in December 2014.

    • Chronic crisis with pockets of acute to emergency food and nutrition insecurity in region.

    • Internal displacement dramatic increase mainly in South Sudan and Sudan.

    • Scale up in response needs substantial new aid flows to be adequate.

    • Two more massacres in Mandera County, Kenya, 60 people killed.

    • World Humanitarian Summit consultations in Pretoria.

    • IGAD launches its Resilience Analysis Unit (RAU) in Nairobi.

    • HDX, a humanitarian information exchange platform also launched in Nairobi.

FIGURES

Regional displacement as of September 2014

Number of IDPs 8.9 million Number of refugees 2.4 million

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