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03 Jun 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Cyclone Sagar leaves a trail of destruction

  • Flooding worsens fragile humanitarian situation

  • Some IDPs in Baidoa return to take advantage of the Gu rains.

  • Pooled funds boost response but gaps remain

Cyclone Sagar leaves trail of destruction

02 May 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over half a million people affected by flooding, 200,000 of these have been displaced

  • Securing key roads for humanitarian supplies

  • Spearheading humanitarian response in Puntland

  • AWD/cholera cases spike

  • Humanitarian funding levels remain low as needs rise

Over half a million people affected by flooding

30 Mar 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Priority areas for humanitarian response.

  • Humanitarians boost response to contain disease outbreaks.

  • IDPs living in fear of eviction

  • International community pledges humanitarian aid for Somalia.

Priority areas for humanitarian response

Humanitarian situation deteriorates as drought worsens.

06 Mar 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Localized drought conditions worsen as hotspot areas bear the brunt.

  • Over 1.2 million children will be malnourished in 2018.

  • London conference draws attention to Somalia crisis.

  • Somalia Humanitarian Fund supports early action, but more is urgently needed.

Areas in the north face high levels of food insecurity

31 Jan 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Famine risk declines, but needs remain high.

  • $1.5 billion needed to sustain life-saving and livelihood support

  • Efforts to boost famine resistance

  • Displacement worsens vulnerability

  • Localization of aid

Famine risk declines, but needs remain high

Some 5.4 million people are now in need of assistance

27 Dec 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Humanitarian needs severe, long-term intervention required.

  • 2017 in review: famine averted.

  • Nutrition assistance reaches one million people.

  • Medical supplies to be prepositioned.

  • Polio vaccination campaign begins

  • Call to respect neutrality

  • The role of the diaspora in famine prevention

  • SHF releases an additional $12.3 million

  • Somalia Humanitarian Funding Trends 2010-2017

29 Nov 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Food security needs nearly double five-year average.

• Late Deyr rainfall falls short, risk of fifth poor rains.

• Number of newly displaced people decline in October.

• Plans underway to kick start measles vaccination campaign.

• Additional funding required to support humanitarian assistance.

Food Security Outlook

Food security needs nearly double five-year average

30 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Mogadishu bomb attack kills 358 people.

• Deyr season slow start and risk of famine persists

• Drought disrupts rural pastoralist livelihoods.

• Number of displaced people in Mogadishu on the rise.

• Rising access constraints and violence against humanitarian workers.

• Measles cases remain at epidemic levels as new AWD/cholera cases reduce

FIGURES

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis 7 3.1 m

# of people in need 6.2 m

26 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Displaced persons among worst affected by drought.

  • Over 100,000 displaced people evicted from settlements in 2017, according to the Norwegian Refuge Council.

  • AWD/Cholera cases have declined from a peak of over 5,300 cases in June to 93 cases in August.

  • Strengthening localization of humanitarian response.

Displaced populations hard hit by drought

31 Aug 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Threat of famine persists, according to latest FSNAU assessment results.

  • Efforts underway to address displacement and durable solutions.

  • Forced evictions heighten protection risks for IDPs.

  • Spike in abductions hinder access on major supply routes.

  • Somalia declared Polio free for third consecutive year.

  • AWD/cholera cases decline; pockets of concern remain

Latest assessment results indicate famine persists

31 Jul 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Critical humanitarian needs to persist to end of 2017.

  • Early preparedness for a possible El Nino underway.

  • Severe acute malnutrition (SAM) prevalence spike in IDP settlements.

  • AWD/cholera cases and related deaths decline, but pockets of concern remain.

  • Drought-induced displacements on the increase.

  • More funding required to sustain humanitarian response until end of 2017.

FIGURES

05 Jul 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Poor Gu rainfall performance likely to impact July harvest

• Nutrition situation remains worrisome

• Humanitarians engage authorities to ease access impediments

Figures

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis 3.2m

# of people in food security stress 3.5m

# of acutely 363,000 malnourished children under age 5

Source : www.fsnau.org (February 2017)

# of internally displaced people before November 2016 1.1m

02 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 6.7 million Somalis need humanitarian assistance

  • Some 1.4 million children projected to be malnourished in 2017

  • Disease outbreaks not slowing down

FIGURES

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis 2.9 m

# of people in food security stress 3.3 m

# of acutely malnourished children under age 5 363,000 Source: www.fsnau.org (February 2017)

04 May 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 620,000 people displaced since November 2016

  • Humanitarian situation continues to worsen

  • Humanitarian partners scaleup response

FIGURES

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis 2.9m

# of people in food security stress 3.3m

# of acutely 363,000 malnourished children under age 5

Source: www.fsnau.org (February 2017)

# of internally displaced people before November 2016 1.1m

31 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 444,000 people displaced since November 2016 - Risk of famine in 2017 remains - Humanitarians scale up response

Drought conditions rapidly worsening

07 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Somalia declares drought a national disaster
  • Partners scale up response to avert a famine
  • Funding contributions and commitments boost drought response
  • Access challenges hamper effective reasons

Somalia declares drought a national disaster

03 Feb 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Possible famine in 2017

  • Access and bureaucratic impediments persisted in 2016.

  • $32 million from pooled funds boosts drought response.

Possible famine in 2017

01 Jan 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Drought expanding.

  • AWD/cholera outbreak amid water shortages.

  • Access and bureaucratic impediments persisted in 2016.

  • US $3.2 million from SHF to boost drought response.

FIGURES

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis - 1m

# of people in food security stress - 3.9m

# of acutely malnourished children under age 5 - 308,000

# of internally displaced people - 1.1m

28 Nov 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Drought conditions worsen across the country

  • Conflict displaces thousands of people

  • Kenya extends Dadaab refugee camp closure

  • Partners scale down due to lack of funding

Drought worsens humanitarian situation

Authorities appeal for humanitarian assistance for worst affected areas Drought conditions continue to worsen in Somalia.

04 Nov 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Drought conditions persist in Somaliland, Puntland and parts of southern and central Somalia

  • High malnutrition levels in drought-affected areas

  • Humanitarian funding overview

FIGURES

# of people in humanitarian emergency and crisis 1.1m

# of people in food security stress 3.9m

# of acutely malnourished children under age 5 300,000
Source: FSNAU September 2016

# of internally displaced people 1.1m