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Eastern Africa Humanitarian Bulletin #23, 15 February - 21 March 2013

Key highlights include:

  • The African Development Bank has allocated $140.5 million to resilience efforts.
  • Peace agreements for DRC and Sudan/South Sudan have been signed amid continuing concerns.
  • Refugees continue to flee DRC and Sudan. Some 12,000 Somalis left Kenya for Somalia despite challenging conditions.
  • Food security has generally improved across the region, though 16 million people are still facing crisis and emergency conditions.
  • Peace holds in Kenya voting despite some violence.


United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
22 Mar 2013
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Humanitarian Assistance
Information Management
Inter-Cluster Coordination
Refugees and Returnees