Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

Statement of the Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Somalia, Mr. Raisedon Zenenga, to the Security Council

UNSOM began the new year facing a security crisis as a result of the mortar attack on the UN compound on 1 January, and a political crisis as a result of the expu…

The 848th meeting of the AUPSC on the 5th AU-United Nations (UN) Joint Review of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM)

Adopted by the Peace and Security Council (PSC) of the African Union (AU) at its 848th meeting held on 9 May 2019 on the Report of the Chairperson of the AU Comm…

Somalia: Refugee returnees to Somalia at 30 April 2019

88,978 refugee returnees (2014-2019)

This figure includes voluntary repatriation from Kenya (83,535) and Assisted Spontaneous returnees from Yemen (…

Somalia CCCM Cluster Dashboard – as of April 2019

Action plans were developed by Site Management Committees in Sanaag to identify maintenance activities to be conducted in their sites. Once the action pl…

Somalia Weekly Polio Update: Weeks 15-17, 2019

A new circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2)* case was confirmed from an AFP case from Las Anod district in Sool region, Somaliland. The d…

Somalia Weekly Polio Update: Weeks 15-17, 2019

A new circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2)* case was confirmed from an AFP case from Las Anod district in Sool region, Somaliland. The d…

ACLED Regional Overview – Africa (30 April 2019)

Key developments in Africa in the week of April 21st include the deterioration of the security situation in the Soum province of Burkina Faso; the United St…

IGAD ON TRACK FOR ITS KNOWLEDGE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS ON HEALTH

KAMPALA (Uganda): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) this morning closed a Knowledge Management (KM) and community of practice wor…

Somalia Market Update: March 2019 Update (Issued April 23, 2019)

Inflation: SoSh (Somali shilling)-using areas: Compared to one month ago, Consumer Price Index (CPI) mildly increased (2-4%) in March 2019 due to mild in…

Somalia: Verified IDP Sites in Kismayo (January 2019)

A joint site verification exercise was conducted in Kismayo on 13-17 January 2019. The operation was led by CCCM partners. In total 133 IDP sites, hosting 9…