Horn of Africa Crisis - Situation Report No. 26

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 09 Dec 2011

I HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

· More than 80,000 people have been affected by flooding in Kenya. The Kenya Meteorological Department forecasts heavy rainfall and risk of more flooding for December.
· Heavy rains and insecurity continue to hamper humanitarian operations in Kenya and Somalia.
· The Kenyan parliament this week approved the African Union request for the Kenya Defence Forces to join the African Union Mission in Somalia.
· The Somalia and Kenya 2012 Consolidated Appeals will be launched in Nairobi on 13 and 15 December respectively.

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