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Lake Chad basin: Crisis update N0.22 January - February 2018

REGIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • Three aid workers killed in armed attack in north-east Nigeria
  • Over 100 GBV cases reported in Chad’s Lac region in January
  • Around 8,000 Cameroonians newly displaced in Mayo-Tsanaga
  • Malnutrition on the rise in Niger’s Diffa region
  • US$1.6 billion needed to assist 7.8 million people
  • UN Deputy Emergency Response Coordinator visits Cameroon and Chad
  • Voluntary repatriation of Nigerian refugees in Cameroon to start
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
26 Mar 2018
Document type: 
Situation Report
Location(s): 
Cameroon
Chad
Niger
Nigeria
Coordination hub(s): 
Bureau Régional pour l'Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre
Disaster(s)/Emergency: 
Lake Chad Basin Crisis – 2014-2018