Overview

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. ?

Latest Developments

No recent significant humanitarian developments. This country is being monitored by our analysis team. Last checked 17/01

30/07: Legislative elections.

Key priorities

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.