Daily Archives: August 9, 2020

Humanitarian Coordinator ad interim in Cameroon condemns killing of an aid worker in the North West region

Yaoundé, 8 August 2020 – The Humanitarian Coordinator ad interim in Cameroon, Mrs. Siti Batoul Oussein, strongly condemns the killing of a humanitarian aid worker serving with the Community Initiative for Sustainable Development (COMINSUD) in Batibo Subdivision in the North West region of Cameroon. “I am outraged and saddened by the killing of another aid

WFP Regional Bureau for West and Central Africa COVID-19 Situation Report #2, 30 June 2020

Highlights • Revised food security estimates for West Africa indicate that COVID-19’s compounded impact could drive a further increase in the number of food insecure people, from 24.5 million people pre-COVID-19 to 57.5 million by the end of 2020 (135 percent increase). • As the food security situation worsens, WFP and UNICEF had also estimated

Cameroon Says No COVID-19 in Indigenous People Yet

YAOUNDE – Cameroon is using the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, to educate indigenous communities who have preserved their ways of life and their own cultures despite external influences to respect barrier measures so as not to be infected by COVID-19. Pygmies, Mbororos and Kirdis sing in Yaounde to invite their peers to