Uganda

Uganda: OCHA Special Report No. 2 - Focus on Karamoja, Aug to Oct 2008

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Situation Report
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HIGHLIGHTS

- EMERGENCY NUTRITION INTERVENTIONS NEED SCALING UP TO TREAT AT LEAST 7,500 SEVERELY - MALNOURISHED CHILDREN, SUPPLEMENTARY FEEDING TARGETING 35,000 CHILDREN

- 90,000 CHILDREN NEED TO BE IMMUNIZED AND 150,000 FAMILIES TO RECEIVE BEDNETS TO REDUCE MORBIDITY

- GENERAL FOOD DISTRIBUTION (GFD) NEEDS TO BE EXTENDED BY 3 MONTHS, THROUGH OCTOBER

- 2.4 MILLION GOATS AND SHEEP AND 1.1 MILLION CATTLE NEED TO BE VACCINATED AGAINST LIVESTOCK DISEASES

The information contained in this report has been gathered by OCHA from sources including the Government of Uganda, United Nations agencies and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).

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