Context: The crisis currently affecting the Lake Chad Basin countries is a result of a conflict with Non‐State Armed Groups and has triggered significant displacement of populations. As of 25 July 2018, Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria are hosting an estimated 4,328,514 affected individuals made up of internally displaced persons (IDPs), refugees (both in‐ and out‐of‐camp), returnees (former IDPs and returnees from abroad) and third country nationals (TCNs). 80% of the affected population (representing 3,468,138 individuals) are currently located in Nigeria, while 10% are located in Cameroon (416,412 individuals), 6% in Niger (248,887 individuals) and 5% in Chad (195,077 individuals).
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