20-023-SP Armed Conflict in Mozambique (Activated)
SOS Børnebyerne has submitted an alert regarding the armed conflict in Mozambique. The DERF was activated for the alerted crisis. Since end of 2017, Cabo Delgado province has experienced constant terrorist attacks. The attacks are motivated due to the discovery and initial process of exploring gas and oil in the region.
20-021-RO Floods in Niger (Activated)
CARE has submitted an alert on the floods in Niger. The DERF was activated for the alterted crisis. On 20 August, the Niger River left its bed causing extensive damage and loss of life. Affected people have been moved to schools for shelter, thus increasing exposure to COVID-19, malaria, hygiene related diseases as well as GBV.
20-020-RO Floods in Sudan (Activated)
IAS have submitted an alert on the floods in Sudan. The DERF was activated to the alerted crisis. Torrential rains have caused flooding in Khartoum State destroying and damaging more than 500 homes, displacing people and creating new humanitarian needs. The situation is expected to get worse over the coming weeks, as above-average rains are forecast until the end of September.