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Eastern Africa: Humanitarian Bulletin No. 34, 8 March - 4 April 2014

Highlights

  • WFP and partners begin rapid response operations to reach IDPs in South Sudan before they are cut off.
  • Military offensive in Somalia slows down interest of returnees, as Kenya issues orders to reinforce encampment of refugees.
  • Regional agro-climatic outlook: mostly normal to near-normal rain and vegetation conditions except in known drought-prone areas.
  • Flood alerts in river basins and other low-lying areas.
  • OCHA-IGAD strengthen ties on resilience.
  • One polio case reported in Ethiopia.
Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
03 Apr 2014
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Theme(s): 
Climate
Environment
Internally Displaced People (IDPs)
Natural Disasters