Feature - ICRC in Nigeria
It is estimated that 17 million people are directly suffering from effects of the humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad Basin – with 7 million going hungry. Numerous factors are contributing to this, including disease, climate change, a sudden increase in population, corruption and violent extremism.
In Nigeria the ICRC are helping to provide medical care and distribute food & essential household items to over 42,000 people living in extremely difficult conditions. The ICRC provide food donations to the Future Prowess Islamic School in the city of Maiduguri, offering both Western and Islamic education...