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Cameroon: North-West and South-West Crisis, Situation Report N°10 as of 31 August 2019

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 30,000 people in the North-West (NW) received e-voucher assistance from CRS and 2,300 in the South-West (SW) were supported through paper vouchers by IRC.
  • 128,000 people in the NWSW received food and livelihood assistance.
  • 12,795 children were vaccinated for polio and 11,156 for measles in the SW.
  • An attack against the Akwaya Hospital in the NW and an ambulance in Akum (NW) were reported.
  • Out of 1,814 children aged 6-59 months screened for acute malnutrition, 63 were diagnosed with Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) and were referred for treatment.
  • The number of unaccompanied and separated children in the Child Protection Area of Responsibility (CP AoR) is estimated at 5% of all IDP children.
  • 70% of IDPs interviewed in both regions need NFI assistance.
  • A total of 34 WASH activities were implemented in the NWSW reaching 11,247 individuals (NW 4,479 and SW 6,768).
Webspace(s): 
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
04 Oct 2019
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Nigeria
Nord-Ouest
Sud-Ouest
Littoral
Ouest
Adamaoua
Theme(s): 
Child Protection
Disaster management
Humanitarian Access
Humanitarian Financing
Sexual and Gender based Violence
Coordination hub(s): 
Bamenda Coordination Hub
Buea Coordination Hub
OCHA Office
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Cameroon: North West and South West Crisis 2016-2019