Lake Chad Basin crisis - Response strategy (2017–2019) - Short version

Lake Chad Basin crisis - Response strategy (2017–2019) - Short version
Mar 2017

Boko Haram-related violence in northeastern Nigeria has spilled over to areas of neighbouring Sahelian countries in the Lake Chad Basin – specifically, Cameroon, Chad and the Niger – with devastating effects on food security and livelihoods. The violence has driven millions from their homes and hampered access to agricultural lands and assets, creating massive humanitarian needs in an area already characterized by food insecurity, poverty and environmental degradation.