Overview

Côte d’Ivoire is recovering from more than a decade of violent conflict, and the displaced are slowly beginning to return home. The most pressing issue is food insecurity: 76,000 people are are in need of assistance. A high rate of statelessness is a major protection concern and limits access to livelihoods.? An estimated 700,000 people living in the country do not have any documented nationality.?

ACAPS continues to monitor Côte d’Ivoire on a weekly basis, but updates are no longer posted regularly. Côte d’Ivoire ranks 5.6 in the 2019 INFORM Risk Index, scoring 7.1 in the "Lack of Coping Capacity" sub-index.?

Key figures

  • 76,000 people in need of food assistance
  • 700,000 people estimated to be stateless