Horn of Africa Crisis - Situation Report No. 23

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 17 Nov 2011

I HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

· The security situation in southern Somalia, northeastern Kenya and areas around the Kenya- Somalia border remains highly unstable.

· Access to the drought-affected population in the Juba regions of Somalia and northeastern parts of Kenya continues to be impeded by insecurity and heavy rains.

· 60 cholera cases have been reported in Dadaab refugee camp since August, with ten laboratory confirmed cases as of 4 November. According to UNHCR, despite the limited medical resources at the camp, the situation is currently manageable.

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