SITUATION AT A GLANCE
Estimated Population in Need of Humanitarian Assistance
UN – July 2020
Estimated Population in Need of Emergency Food Assistance, July–September 2020 FEWS NET – June 2020
Official Number of IDPs in Somalia
FGoS – 2018
Estimated Number of Refugees from Somalia
UN – June 2020
Without sustained assistance, up to 3.5 million people in Somalia could face severe food insecurity through September.
COVID-19 control measures and the associated worsening of socioeconomic conditions are further eroding the protection environment in Somalia.
The UN released a revised 2020 HRP for Somalia on July 26, accounting for changes in humanitarian needs and the operational environment due to the COVID-19 pandemic, seasonal floods, and the regional desert locust upsurge.