Early Warnings by Region!
South western: During August at the start of the second season rainfall and planting season, below normal rainfall was received, but the rainfall trend picked up to above normal in September. Therefore, favourable conditions in districts of Kanungu, Kisoro, Kabale, Rukungiri and Ntungamo; and watch conditions in the districts along in the cattle corridor extending to the Western region.
Early Warnings by Region
Acholi: Conditions are close to average but remain under “watch” for most districts in the region due to poor rainfall during July except for Kitgum that is above average due to increased rainfall leading to favorable conditions in the district.
STRUCTURE OF THE UGANDA HUMANITARIAN PROFILE 2012
PART 1. CONTEXT OVERVIEW INTRODUCTION
The Uganda humanitarian profile 2012 is the second version after a decision was made to end the Consolidated Appeals Process (CAP) in Uganda. It builds on the humanitarian profile for 2011 to provide an update on the humanitarian issues in the country. This is both a preparedness and resource mobilization tool which is updated every year to inform government and the humanitarian community on key humanitarian issues in the country.
Kampala - The Ministry of Health is assuring the general public that it has deployed the necessary medical supplies, staff and equipment to control the outbreak of communicable diseases that are currently being reported from various parts of the country.
Disaster loss and damage is on the rise in Uganda with grave consequences for the survival, dignity and livelihood of our citizens, particularly the poor. It also erodes Uganda’s and hard-earned development gains. Disaster risk is increasingly becoming a global concern and its impact in one region can have a corresponding effect on lives and livelihoods in another, and vice versa.
The Vice Minister of Agriculture and Forestry of the Republic of Korea H.E Park Hae Sang has on behalf of his Government, promised Uganda a donation of 100,000 US $ to help the flood victims of Northern and Eastern Uganda.
The Korean Vice Minister, who was meeting the State Minister for Foreign Affairs in Charge of Regional Cooperation, Hon. Isaac Musumba expressed sympathy for the areas that have been affected by the floods. He pledged Korea's help in the flood recovery programme. H.E Park Hae Sang led an 8-man delegation, which arrived in Uganda on 30th September 2007.