Horn of Africa Crisis Situation Report No. 29

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 30 Dec 2011

I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES

· Three aid workers on a monitoring mission in Mataban, Hirran Province, Somalia died when a gunman opened fire on 23 December.

· Latest reports from UNICEF and KRCS indicate that flood waters in Kenya are subsiding, with most displaced communities returning to their homes.

· Inter-communal conflict in Moyale leaves 37 people dead, thousands displaced.

· Two grenades thrown at a club in Wajir district in north-eastern Kenya near the Somali border wounded at least seven people on 24 December.

· In Ethiopia, the multi-sectoral national needs assessment has concluded, with findings to be the foundation of the January-June 2012 Humanitarian Requirements Document.

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