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Cameroon

Coordination mechanism: Cluster
Year of activation: 2018
NCC: UNICEF P3 TA
Deputy: N/A
IMO:N/A
Coordination arrangement:
Sub-national Cluster for a regional crisis - UNICEF lead

Country Key Contacts

Rogers Wanyama

Nutrition Cluster Coordinator rwanyama@unicef.org

Celine Atangana

Nutrition Specialist cbernier@unicef.org

Njodzeka Marion Ayuk

Nutrition Cluster Co-lead marionnjods@yahoo.co.uk

Marc Donald Nene

Chief Nutrition mnene@unicef.org

Mid-year report 2021

January to June 2021

Humanitarian Needs Overview (HNO)

https://www.humanitarianresponse.info/en/operations/cameroon/document/cameroon-humanitarian-needs-overview-2021

 

Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP)

https://www.humanitarianresponse.info/en/operations/cameroon/document/cameroon-humanitarian-response-plan-2021

 

 

Current Challenges
  • Access constraints mainly due movement restrictions imposed by the NSAG (lockdowns) , insecurity  and onset of rains has resulted to halting of implementation of nutrition activities by partners.  
  • Low funding, has affected response capacity only 20 per cent of the HRP for nutrition requirement for the NW/SW regions has been funded.
  • Limited capacity of partners (Government and NGOs) on nutrition response in emergencies.

Key Figures in 2021

(millions)

Funding in 2021

(millions)
Number of SAM under-five children in need 2021
Number of MAM under-five children in need 2021
Number of children 6-23 months in need of BSFP- Blanket Supplementary Feeding Programme 2021
Number of children 6-59 months in need of Vitamin A Supplementation 2021
Number of children 6-59 months in need of Micronutrient Powder Supplementation 2021
(millions)
Number of PLW counselled (one-on-one) on IYCF 2021
Number of moderately acutely malnourished PLW in need Of BSFP 2021
Number of PW in need of iron/folate supplementation 2021
(millions)

22

Total Partners

0
National NGOs
0
International NGOs
0
UN agencies
0
Government Authorities

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