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Wadi Salih Inter-Agency Rapid Needs Assessment - 15 - 17 September 2019


• To assess the hazard of the flood in the areas.
• To conduct humanitarian needs of affected people by flood and fire.


semi-structured interviews and focus group discussions with administrative authorities and traditional community leader and with affected population including women and men.
Direct observation was also used as assessment methodology. Then the team divided into sectors to gather information on their respective sectors. After gathering the information, the team used debriefing sessions to cross check information.
The findings are based on information collected during group discussions held with local authorities, community leaders, affected individuals including women and men, household visits and team observations.

Principales constatations: 

According to the community leaders’ and local authorities, the total size of households in Umkher is 2,21 HH, out of them 771 HH were affected by floods. The population are mixed of host community and displaced people. (source of information is local authorities).
• The main livelihood practices in the area are farming, animal husbandry and firewood collection
• Critical needs are reported in all sectors with WASH and health being the priorities. Sanitation needs to be addressed immediately to avert a major health crisis as the water still stagnant all over the areas and the rainy season continue. The water is enough in term of quantity but it does not meet the standard in term of quality no water chlorination campaign has been observed or reported. In addition, periodic biological test is not taking place.

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Rapport d'évaluation: 
Questionnaire d'évaluation: 
Publicly Available
Données d'évaluation: 
Publicly Available
Daphine Hunter
Date(s) de l'évaluation: 
16 sep 2019 - 17 sep 2019

Niveau de représentation

District / Province / Locality / County
État de l'évaluation: 
Report completed
Unité de Mesure: 
Méthode de collecte: 
Structured Interview
Focus group discussion
Type de population: 
Toutes les populations affectées
Agence(s) chef de file: 
Bureau de la coordination des affaires humanitaires des Nations Unies
Benposta nación de muchachos
Organisation(s) participante(s): 
Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés
Fonds des Nations Unies pour l'enfance
Programme Alimentaire Mondial
Norwegian Church Aid
Save The Children
Danish Refugee Council
International Medical Corps
Wadi Salih
Autres lieux: 
Umkher town, Dolodio village