Cameroon 2012

CERF provides US$2 million for flood-affected people in Cameroon

9 October 2012: The fierce drought in the Sahel region has been substituted by heavy flooding affecting more than 30,000 people in the north and far-north regions of Cameroon.

Chad 2012

CERF provides US$748,007 in response to locust outbreak in the Sahel

3 December 2012: In November, a desert-locust outbreak occurred in Chad’s north-east region, posing a significant threat to the country’s agricultural production. The winged-locust swarms originated in Libya and Algeria and spread to the Sahel region.

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