Refilled Mareer Water Catchment, Northern Inland Pastoral. Iskushuban Dec 2019
Improved pasture conditions. Hawd, Garowe, Dec 2019
Impacts of Tropical storm Pawan, Hurdiye, Coastal Deeh, Iskushuban Dec 2019
Hurdiye village submerged, Coastal Deeh Iskushuban Dec 2019
Good sorghum crop Southern Agropastoral Jalalaqsi. Dec 2019
Good Sesame crop Southern Agropastoral, Jalalaqsi. Dec 2019
Good pasture, Addun, Jariban, Dec 2019
Good sorghum, Southern Inland IPastoral, Beletwein Dec 2019
Camel average body condition, Gedo-Dolo Qootaay-Southern Inland Pastoral Dec 2019
Average cattle body condition. Gedo Elwaq, Southern Inland IPastoral, Dec 2019
Flood affected Riverine Farms, Dujuma-Buale, Middle Juba Dec 2019
Crop planting (sesame broadcasting) after flood recession. Beletwein, Dec 2019
Good Cattle body condition and filled water catchment, Huddur, Southern Agropastoral, Dec 2019
Good goat body condition, Huddur, Southern Agropastoral, Dec 2019
Good goat body condition - Southern Inland Pastoral Beletwein. Dec 2019
Average maize production, Gedo Luuq-Aroosow, Dec 2019
Average goat body condition, Dolo_Abdiloxow. Gedo-Dec 2019
Enumerator in the field administering household during Shabelle Rural Assessment in Middle Shabelle
Enumerator in the field during Shabelle Rural Assessment in Lower Shabelle (Walan Weyne)
Enumerator administering household questionnaire interview in Mogadishu IDP
Debriefing with survey team supervisors during IDPs and Urban in Mogadishu
Practical on household questionnaires during training for IDPs and Urban Assessments in Mogadishu.
Standardization test during Mogadishu IDPs and Urban Assessment

In Focus

  • Approximately 850 000 children likely to be acutely malnourished

    September 30, 2020, Mogadishu/Washington – Due to the combined effects of widespread and severe flooding, Desert Locust infestation, socioeconomic impacts of COVID-19 and the cumulative impacts of previous shocks, up to 2.1 million people across Somalia are expected to face food consumption gaps or depletion of assets indicative of Crisis (IPC Phase 3)[1] or worse outcomes through December 2020 in the absence of humanitarian assistance. In addition, 849 900 children under the age of five are likely to be acutely malnourished through August 2021. Sustained and large-scale humanitarian assistance and government support are currently preventing more severe outcomes in many areas. Desert Locust continues to pose a serious risk of damage to both pasture and crops at least until the end of 2020.  The 2020 Deyr (October-December) rainfall season is likely to be below average to average across the country, which could lead to drought and trigger a worsening of the humanitarian situation if the 2021 Gu (April-June) season rainfall is also delayed or performs poorly. These findings reflect the outcome of the 2020 post-Gu seasonal food security and nutrition assessment conducted across Somalia during July and August 2020. The assessment and the subsequent analyses were jointly led by the Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit (FSNAU, a project managed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations) and the Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET, a project funded by...

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