During the reporting period 11,655 households were supported with non-food items and emergency shelter from the NFI Common Pipeline in Darfur, of which approximately 95.3 % were IDPs requiring winter season replenishment items, 0.6 % were disaster affected populations, 2.9 % were organised Returnees and 1.4 % were newly displaced people. In total 32,277 items were distributed, including 5,468 jerry cans, 548 plastic sheets, 60 pieces of women’s clothing, 13,372 sleeping mats, 147 cooking sets and 12,682 blankets.
WFPLCU (UNJLC) which manages the NFI & ES Sector and the Common Pipeline will continue operations to 31 March 2012, with UNHCR scheduled to take over the Sector on 1st April 2012.
The NFI & ES Sector has recommended 15 projects for a total of US$ 2 million for 2012 CHF first round funding. Final decision by the ARG will be relayed after 18th January.
WFPLCU requests that all coordinating partners provide information regarding other secured funding, in order to maintain an accurate overall sector perspective and effectively advocate for additional funding when available