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Afghanistan: Severe food insecurity affects vulnerable groups in informal settlements in Kabul and Nangarhar
Afghanistan: Severe food insecurity affects vulnerable groups in informal settlements in Kabul and Nangarhar

April 27, 2017

Afghanistan: Severe food insecurity affects vulnerable groups in informal settlements in Kabul and Nangarhar

Food insecurity is rife across Afghanistan, with an estimated 1.6 million people anticipated to suffer from a severe lack of food in 2017. Conflict perpetuates limited food availability country-wide, whilst unemployment and overcrowding affect food access. Contributing to this hardship is the ever increasing number of Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) and returnees from Pakistan joining […]

Somalia: Assessing internal displacement to inform urgent humanitarian response in Kismayo area
Somalia: Assessing internal displacement to inform urgent humanitarian response in Kismayo area

February 28, 2017

Somalia: Assessing internal displacement to inform urgent humanitarian response in Kismayo area

The year 2016 has seen a continued deterioration of the humanitarian situation in Somalia. Following three failed rain seasons, which aggravated the already severe drought conditions, and the Government of Kenya’s initial decision to close Dadaab, the world’s largest refugee camp hosting over 300,000 Somalis, population movements within Somalia and from Kenya have intensified throughout […]