UNICEF support reaches families affected by Cyclone Sagar
UNICEF was among the first to respond following the powerful tropical cyclone which caused death and widespread destruction in Somaliland. Some 168,000 were affected by Cyclone Sagar which hit the coast of north-western Somaliland and Djibouti on 18 May bringing heavy rains and flooding and causing devastation and death.
EU tops up funding for UNICEF to help children affected by humanitarian crises
UNICEF Somalia Annual Report 2017
The devastating 2017 drought was felt throughout Somalia, and UNICEF scaled up its operations to mitigate the worst effects. As both the Gu (April/May) and the Deyr (November/December) rains failed, we saw animals die, crops fail and a huge exodus of people from their homes to makeshift camps in desperate search of assistance.
Child-to-child club brings hope for a better future to out-of-school children
OCHA: Humanitarian Bulletin, Somalia 2 June – 5 July 2018