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West and Central Africa: Humanitarian Bulletin - March 2017

HIGHLIGHTS

 International action urged to ward off looming famine in north-east Nigeria.

 Mounting incidents of armed violence worsen the Central African Republic’s longrunning crisis.

 Election risk preparedness and lessons learnt from The Gambia’s crisis.

 Post-World Humanitarian Summit policy shift towards collective preparedness and response to alleviate human suffering begins to take shape.

Operation(s)/Espace(s) web: 
Organisation(s): 
Bureau de la coordination des affaires humanitaires des Nations Unies
Date de publication initiale: 
07 avr 2017
Type de document: 
Bulletin Humanitaire
Lieu(x): 
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
Gambia
Niger
Nigeria
São Tomé and Príncipe
Bureaux de coordination: 
Bureau Régional pour l'Afrique de l'Ouest et du Centre
Catastrophe(s)/Urgence: 
Lake Chad Basin Crisis – 2014-2020
Sahel Crisis: 2011-2017