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Cameroon: North-West and South-West Crisis, Situation Report N°21 as of 31 July 2020

JULY 2020 HIGHLIGHTS
• Temporary suspension of humanitarian assistance for ten days due to threats against aid organizations by some NSAGs.
• 269,169 people received food security assistance in July.
• 3,821 persons received medical attention through mobile clinics. Mobile clinics are the only sources of health care in most rural communities.
• Child Protection Area of Responsibility has launched a series of trainings on Child Protection Case Management with the objective to standardize the response according to IASC guidelines.
• 42 percent of the reported GBV cases are sexual violence incidents (rape and sexual assault) and 73 percent of the victims are female.
• If the funding situation does not improve 64 percent of the 1.1 million people in need of lifesaving GBV services will receive no assistance in 2020.

Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
03 Sep 2020
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Cameroon
Theme(s): 
COVID-19
Coordination hub(s): 
Bamenda Coordination Hub
Buea Coordination Hub
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Cameroon: North West and South West Crisis 2016-2020