UNHCR Somalia: Operational Update (1-31 October 2019)

from UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Published on 31 Oct 2019 View Original

In the month of October, the operational context was mainly characterized by Deyr rains, which has caused riverine and flash floods in many areas.

In October, around 334,000 persons have been displaced as a result of flooding, out of whom 234,000 were displaced in Belet Weyne.

Food insecurity is expected to persist until the end of 2019 due to riverine flooding and flash floods, as reported monitoring agencies.