Food insecurity, caused by recurrent natural hazards, affects northern Senegal and western Senegal. Livelihoods have been affected by both floods and rainfall. Floods between July and September 2016 directly affected up to 20,000 people, destroying many agricultural stocks and threatening livelihoods. ? ??
Senegal scores 4.7/10 on the INFORM index 2018, a fall from 5.1 last year. ?
No recent significant humanitarian developments. This country is being monitored by our analysis team. Last checked 17/01.
30/07: Legislative elections.
- 830,000 food insecure people [?]
Food assistance to vulnerable households, especially in areas affected by floods in Fatick, Dakar, Saint Louis, Matam and Louga.
Information Gaps and needs
There is a lack of updated information on displaced people.