Institute of Public Health Nutrition (IPHN), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, UN Agencies (UNICEF, UNHCR, WHO and WFP) and Nutrition Sector Partners call for all involved in the response to the influx of Rohingya refugees in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh to provide appropriate, prompt support for the feeding and care of infants, young children and their mothers as a critical means of supporting child survival, growth and development and avoiding malnutrition, illness and death.
1. Résumé exécutif
La région du Kasaï 1 est confrontée à une crise humanitaire majeure, née d’un conflit entre le pouvoir politique et la chefferie traditionnelle. Depuis septembre 2016, ce conflit a occasionné le déplacement de 1,4 million de personnes (OCHA, flash appeal)
ISLAMABAD – The food security situation of returned households to their place of origin in Pakistan’s FATA Agencies has improved significantly since 2014, according to a new report released today.
Principaux résultats pour les zones touchées par l’Insécurité Alimentaire
Consommation alimentaire :
Globalement acceptable partout mais sous pression dans certains cercles en raison surtout d’un score de con sommation alimentaire pauvre très élevé notamment à Gao, Abeibara, Kolokani, Youvarou, Douentza, Koro, Kidal, Bandiagara, Gourma Rharous, Koutiala, Niafunké, Dioila, Bla.
Evolution des moyens d’existence :
The State of Agriculture, Livelihood, Food Security, Nutrition, Water and Sanitation in Drought Affected Communities in Sindh
Food Security in PNG related to El Nino Climate Events, 2015
An inter-Cluster assessment mission was conducted to Ladha, Sararogha,
Sarwakai, and Tiarza Tehsils South Waziristan Agency (SWA) from 10 to 13 February 2016. The mission visited eight recently de-notified villages. The Government plans to facilitate the return of some 30,000 IDPs to these areas.
Key findings and recommendations
This bulletin presents the results of the first round of data collection to monitor the 2016 food sector response to the ongoing drought in Ethiopia. The data were mostly collected during the last week of February.
The bulletin is a joint product of the Food Cluster.
The ability of the affected population to cover food needs from its own means has deteriorated. A large percentage of households cannot afford the cost of the minimum food basket for a healthy life.
An inter-Cluster assessment mission was conducted to Mir Ali Tehsil in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) from 26–29 January 2016. The mission covered a sample of six out of the ten villages that were recently de-notified by authorities. The Government has planned to facilitate the return of some 5,000 to 7,000 families to these areas.
• An estimated 10 per cent of private houses were damaged due conflict and 1.5 years of weather damage.
An inter-Cluster assessment mission was conducted to the Sipah area of Bara Tehsil in Khyber Agency on 2 February, 2016. The mission visited Haji Abad where discusions were held with the Military, FDMA, male and female returnees, and community elders. Visits were also conducted to nearby communities and agricultural areas where damages were observed. The Government has planned and is facilitating the return of over 7,000 families to these areas.
The food security response to an EVD epidemic comprises of:
a.Respond to the immediate food needs of people affected by EVD; i.e. food and livelihood assistance based on EVD related Health criteria.
b.Improve immediate access to food for the communities affected by EVD, through targeted food assistance including cash transfers to ensure economical resilience of communities.
An inter-Cluster assessment mission was conducted to Sarwakai, Sararogha and Tiarza Tehsils South Waziristan Agency from 4 to 7 August 2015. The mission covered a sample of 47 villages that were recently de-notified by authorities. The Government has planned to facilitate the return of some 15,000 to 20,000 families to these areas.
• An estimated 80 to 95 per cent of private houses were damaged due conflict and more than seven years of weather damage.
The main goal of this joint evaluation, carried out under the umbrella of the Food Security Cluster, is to assess the food security situation in Liberia, six months after the rapid food security assessment. The fieldwork has been carried out in all the 15 counties of Liberia and results are representative at county level.
How many people are food insecure?