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20 Feb 2018 description

The Somalia Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (DINA), a process led by the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) and Federal Member States (FMS), with technical and financial support by the World Bank (WB), United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU), aims to reduce the country’s vulnerability to climate shocks, strengthen resilience and significantly reduce the future risk of famine in Somalia.

20 Feb 2018 description

The Somalia Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (DINA), a process led by the Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) in partnership with the Federal Member States (FMS), the World Bank (WB), United Nations (UN) and European Union (EU), aims to reduce the country’s vulnerability to climate shocks, strengthen resilience and significantly reduce the future risk of famine in Somalia.

20 Feb 2018 description

This drought impact and needs assessment (DINA) was conducted using remote sensing technology to validate findings. This DINA goes beyond determining the damages, losses and resulting needs; it aims for a multi-sectoral, phased recovery strategy focused on strengthening resilience to future disasters and effectively preventing the cyclical risk of famine.

31 Jan 2018 description

Executive Summary

Introduction

Although famine was averted in 2017, thanks in part to a massive scale-up in humanitarian assistance, famine remains a looming risk in the coming months and years. Decades of insecurity, political instability, drought and food insecurity have disrupted desperately needed services, devastated human capital and physical infrastructure, and contributed to systematic impoverishment and displacement of the population.

23 Jan 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• A total of 85 new cases of AWD were reported in week 2 compared to 90 cases and 1 death in week 1 in two Region

• In Hiraan, new AWD/Cholera cases were reported in Beletweyne while in Banadir new AWD/Cholera cases were reported in 8 district

• A cumulative total of 175 cases and 1 death have been reported in 9 districts of 2 regions of central since January 2018

12 Jan 2018 description

Highlights
- A total of 90 new cases including 1 death of AWD were reported in week 1 compared to 53 cases in week 52 in two Region.
- In Hiraan, new AWD/Cholera cases were reported in Beletweyne while in Banadir new AWD/Cholera cases were reported in Daynile district.
- A cumulative total of 90 cases and 1 death have been reported in 8 districts of 2 regions of South central since January 2018.

04 Jan 2018 description

Highlights
- A total of 106 new cases of AWD were reported in week 51 compared to 114 cases in week 50 in Beletweyn district.
- The new AWD cases were reported from Belet-Weyne district of Hiraan region.
- 1 new death has been reported from Belet-weyn district.
- A cumulative total of 60,917 cases and 821 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017.
- The number of AWD/Cholera cases and deaths in inaccessible areas are 4 times the number of cases and deaths in areas that are accessible.

31 Dec 2017 description

Highlights
- A total of 53 new cases of AWD were reported in week 52 compared to 106 cases in week 51 in Beletweyn district.
- The new AWD cases were reported from Belet-Weyne district of Hiraan region.
- No new death has been reported from Belet-Weyne district.
- A cumulative total of 61,043 cases and 821 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017.
- The number of AWD/Cholera cases and deaths in inaccessible areas are 4 times the number of cases and deaths in areas that are accessible.

30 Nov 2017 description

Mogadishu, Somalia, 30 November 2017-- The World Health Organization (WHO) in cooperation with the Somali Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) has concluded in Mogadishu today a five-day national cascade training on management of Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) with medical complications.

This cascade training which marked the participation of 24 health workers from 12 nutritional stabilization centers in Somalia aimed at improving the quality of services in nutrition stabilization centers and reducing the mortality rate resulting from the mismanagement of SAM cases.

27 Nov 2017 description

Following the massive bomb explosion in Mogadishu on 14 October, the Federal Government of Somalia, humanitarian organizations, the UN, NGOs, donors, the private sector, member states and civil society organizations have stepped up search and rescue efforts, including providing urgent life-saving assistance through the government-led emergency response center. Assistance provided so far include earthmoving and fire equipment, ambulances, cash, medical and food supplies and tents.

13 Nov 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 36 new cases of AWD were reported in week 44 compared to 26 cases in week 43 in Central zone

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 8 districts in one region, of which 100% were reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported in the one zone

  • A cumulative total of 60,763 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

29 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 26 new cases of AWD were reported in week 43 compared to 23 cases in week 42 in Central zone

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 11 districts in one region, of which 100% were reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported in the one zone

  • A cumulative total of 60,727 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

25 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 54 new cases of AWD were reported in week 41 compared to 47 cases in week 40 in South Central and Puntland zones

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 11 districts in two regions, of which 69% were reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported in the two zones

  • A cumulative total of 60,678 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

22 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 23 new cases of AWD were reported in week 42 compared to 54 cases in week 41 in South and Central zones

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 8 districts in one region, of which 100% were reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported in the one zone

  • A cumulative total of 60,701 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

18 Oct 2017 description

Following the massive bomb explosion in Mogadishu on 14 October, the Federal Government of Somalia, humanitarian organizations, the UN, NGOs, donors, the private sector, member states and civil society organizations are stepping up search and rescue efforts, including providing urgent life-saving assistance through the government-led emergency response center. Assistance provided so far include earthmoving and fire equipment, ambulances, cash, medical and food supplies and tents.

01 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 46 new cases of AWD were reported in week 39 compared to 49 cases in week 38

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 7 districts in two regions, of which 80% where reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported the zones

  • A cumulative total of 60,577 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

24 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 49 new cases of AWD were reported in week 38 compared to 30 cases in week 37

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 10 districts in two regions, of which 73% where reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported the zones

  • A cumulative total of 60,531 cases and 820 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

17 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 30 new cases of AWD were reported in week 37 compared to 42 cases in week 36

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 7 districts in two regions, of which 67% where reported from Banadir region

  • No new death was reported the zones

  • A cumulative total of 60,482 cases and 821 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017

10 Sep 2017 description
  • A total of 42 new cases of AWD where reported in week 36 compared to 54 cases in week 35

  • The new AWD cases were reported from 12 districts in 2 regions of which 86% where reported from Banadir region

  • No new deaths have been reported in Week 36

  • A cumulative total of 60,452 cases and 821 deaths have been reported in 52 districts of 16 regions of South central and Puntland since January 2017