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23 Oct 2017 description
report REACH Initiative

For the past two years, the Diffa region in south-east Niger has been affected by recurrent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents. Despite the efforts made to stabilise the security situation in Diffa and the broader Lake Chad region, these attacks continue to cause large displacement and negatively impact on the security, socio-political and economic situation in the affected region.

23 Oct 2017 description

Following guidance from surveillance data, the following activities were conducted in the identified hotspots by WASH sector partners

  • 1,645 HHs and 3,838 persons covered by Hygiene promotion messaging and other WASH services in Jere and Maiduguri
  • 62 latrines cleaned/disinfected in Jere and 8 hygiene kits distributed in Jere and Maiduguri
  • 13 water points chlorination Jere and Maiduguri
  • 7 shelters disinfected in Jere
23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.

This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

23 Oct 2017 description

Sommaire

Cette fiche fournit un aperçu des conditions dans le site de Fourdi, situé à 57 km du chef-lieu de la commune de Toumour dans la région de Diffa.

Les informations présentées ici sont basées sur une cartographie des infrastructures et des entretiens avec des informateurs clés effectués en septembre 2017.

Cette fiche fait partie d’une série pour informer la réponse humanitaire au Niger. Tous les produits sont disponibles ici.

22 Oct 2017 description

Highlights

  • 16 additional cases were reported.

  • State RRT arrived at Guworam settlement in Guzamala LGA to augment the ongoing activities in the settlement. Active case search continued in the settlement. No new cases found.

  • No death reported.

  • Dikwa, Mafa and MMC LGAs reported zero cases.

Epidemiological summary

22 Oct 2017 description

Pour son dernier jour au Mali, la délégation des membres du Conseil de Sécurité présente au Mali depuis le 19 octobre dernier, s’est rendue aujourd’hui 22 octobre, à Mopti. Dans la cinquième région du Mali, qui est l’objet de graves problèmes sécuritaires, les diplomates ont rencontré le Gouverneur de la Région avec lequel ils ont fait le point de la situation et l’apport de la Mission onusienne dans le cadre de son appui aux autorités sur place.

22 Oct 2017 description
report Voice of America

MOZOGO, CAMEROON — Boko Haram’s renewed campaign of suicide bombings in Far North Cameroon has bred suspicion that remains even as attacks have died down. Local communities are currently blocking 400 former Boko Haram hostages from returning home.

Hundreds of former Boko Haram hostages and fighters are lining up to be served food at Mozogo, on Cameroon’s northern border with Nigeria. They look tired and hungry.

22 Oct 2017 description
  • The spill-over of the Mali crisis to neighbouring countries continues. On 21 October, a police station was attacked by an armed group in Ayorou (Tillabery region), where some 10 000 Malian refugees live. At least 10 policemen were killed and several wounded.

  • The continuous security deterioration in this region has an immediate impact on the living conditions of the population, including the provision of basic services. It also reduces access by humanitarian organisations.

22 Oct 2017 description

Le conseil de sécurité de l'ONU entame son troisième jour de visite au Sahel avec des réunions avec les parties signataires de l’Accord pour la Paix et Réconciliation au Mali.

Faire un point des derniers développements de la mise en œuvre de l’Accord pour la Paix et la Réconciliation et encourager les parties signataires à accélérer sa mise en œuvre, tels étaient les points inscrits à l’ordre du jour de la réunion entre les Ambassadeurs du Conseil de Sécurité et les membres du Comité de Suivi de l’Accord (CSA), tenue ce matin à Bamako.

22 Oct 2017 description

Sommaire

Cette fiche fournit un aperçu des conditions dans le site de Waragou, situé à 13 km du chef-lieu de la commune de Gueskerou dans la région de Diffa.

Les informations présentées ici sont basées sur une cartographie des infrastructures et des entretiens avec des informateurs clés effectués en septembre 2017.

Cette fiche fait partie d’une série pour informer la réponse humanitaire au Niger. Tous les produits sont disponibles ici.

22 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State.
This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

22 Oct 2017 description

Sommaire

Cette fiche fournit un aperçu des conditions dans le site de El Hadji Mainari, situé à 8 km du chef-lieu de la commune de Gueskerou dans la région de Diffa.

Les informations présentées ici sont basées sur une cartographie des infrastructures et des entretiens avec des informateurs clés effectués en septembre 2017.

Cette fiche fait partie d’une série pour informer la réponse humanitaire au Niger. Tous les produits sont disponibles ici.

22 Oct 2017 description

REACH, in partnership with the Nigeria WASH Sector and Global WASH Cluster carried out a baseline assessment on WASH related vulnerabilities amongst Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs), returnees and non-displaced populations in multiple Local Government Area (LGA) capitals in Borno State. This factsheet provides an overview of key findings from the WASH baseline assessment.

21 Oct 2017 description

BACKGROUND

At the height of the humanitarian crisis in North-East Nigeria, seven of the 21 Local Government Areas (LGAs) in the state of Adamawa were directly affected by fighting, forcing thousands to flee and take refuge in other parts of the state and across the country. Fighting led to the high levels of destruction, resulting in large displacements.