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Somalia + 10 more

Africa Food Crisis 2017: Work Report 3

Situation Update Further to the last situation update , Somalia continues to be one of the worst-affected countries, as forecast by the Famine Early Warning Systems (FEWS) Network and the International Red Cross, famine is likely to…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
12 Jul 2017

Sudan + 2 more

South Sudan Crisis Work Report 4: Sudan Response to Population Movement

Further to the last situation update on refuges movement due to the South Sudan crisis, the people movement into its neighboring country - Sudan is also increasing intense. Sudan has received the second highest number of…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
12 Jul 2017

Uganda + 1 more

South Sudan Crisis Work Report 3: Uganda Response to Population Movement

Situation Update Fighting along with humanitarian suffering did not cease since the internal conflict break out in December 2013. Rounds of intensified fighting during 2016 has led to an increase in the number of displaced persons. Displaced…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
19 Jun 2017

South Sudan + 10 more

Africa Food Crisis 2017: Emergency Appeal

Situation Update The recent food crisis in Africa has deteriorated during the past few months. As of to-date, an estimated 35 million people are in need of urgent food assistance in 11 African countries which includes the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
12 Jul 2017

Somalia

Somalia Tropical Cyclone: Work Report 1

Situation Update On 10 November 2013, the State of Puntland in Somalia was hit by a tropical cyclone, followed by very heavy rains and flash floods. An estimated 20,300 households (approximate 142,000 people) in Nugaal and Bari…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
07 Aug 2015

Somalia + 3 more

Somalia Crisis: Work Report 1

Situation Update In 2011, Somalia experienced extreme food insecurity, leading to UN declaration of famine situation in South and Central Somalia July - September 2011. An estimated 4 million people, representing over half the Somali population, were…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
14 May 2013

Somalia

East Africa Drought 2011: Work Report 2

Situation Update 2011 has been the worst regional drought in 60 years on record in the Eastern Horn of Africa. The health, livelihoods and food security of more than 12.4 million people in Somalia, Ethiopia, Kenya, and…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
31 Aug 2011

Somalia + 2 more

Eastern Africa Drought 2011: Work Report 1

Background The failure of rainy season in October to December 2010 has brought severe drought to the Horn of Africa, affected Somalia, Kenya, Ethiopia, etc. Poor harvest and loss of livestock are a direct result of the…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
15 Jul 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Cholera: Information Bulletin 2

Latest Update The cholera epidemic has not been brought under control as the number of cases continues to escalate. Although there are about 250 cholera treatment centers (CTC) operating across the country to provide care and medical treatment to those…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
21 Mar 2011

Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Cholera: Information Bulletin 1

Background The cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe has been reported since February 2008. It is now extremely serious and has spread to all ten provinces of the country. The most affected provinces are Harare and Mashonaland East. According to the report…

Format:
News and Press Release
Source:
Hong Kong Red Cross
Posted:
21 Mar 2011