This report is produced by OCHA Libya in collaboration with humanitarian partners, covering the period of 8 to 10 April. The next report will be issued on or around 12 April.
I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES
Protection of civilians remains of grave concern as violence in Misrata continues and hostilities in Ajdabiya resumed during the reporting period.
Serious water shortages have reportedly been affecting Misrata for over five weeks. Untreated well water is being used in households and health facilities.
More Libyans are crossing into Egypt and Tunisia as fighting continues and the frontline shifts. Humanitarian actors continue to respond to needs of people stranded at transit points and camps.
The International Committee of the Red Cross delivered a shipment of emergency medical supplies and food to Misrata on 8 April by boat.
The US$ 310 million Flash Appeal for the Libyan Crisis is currently funded at 39 per cent with US$ 120 million committed and 1.4 million in pledges.
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