More than 8,000 internally displaced children in a humanitarian emergency situation in Gao

UNICEF and its partners are mobilizing to fight malnutrition and preserve children’s rights.

Chrystel Trazie
Abdrahamane (1 year old), a displaced child, eats plumpynut at the mobile clinic offering multiple services (vaccination, detection and follow-up of malnutrition cases, prenatal consultation, detection, follow-up of malaria cases, etc.) on the BAWA site intended to displaced persons. Here, in a tent used as a waiting room for mobile clinic services. Nearly 3,000 displaced people, more than half of whom are children, have fled violence, conflict and/or food insecurity to find refuge at this Bawa IDP site.
07 October 2023