Supporting food insecure households through multi-purpose cash assistance

Somalia Humanitarian Action
April 2020
March 2021

5.2 million people are in need across Somalia, far above the 2019 people in need figure of 4.2 million. This cash-based intervention aims to build towards and complement a Somali safety net and to improve the ability of Somali households to meet their base needs during crises. This action will target most vulnerable households hit by crisis in Bay, Gedo, Lower Juba, Woqooyi Galbed, Sool, Sanaag, Nugaal, Banadir, Bakool and Lower Shabelle regions in Somalia, through unconditional cash to 3,000 beneficiaries.

Current projects

Comprehensive emergency response to communities affected by displacement, food insecurity and environmental shocks in Somalia

Integrated multi-sectoral and emergency response for improved living conditions of IDPs in Somali Region

Listening to displacement-affected communities overtime: understanding intentions and aspirations in support of durable solutions (Baidoa, Kismayo, and Mogadishu) – Phase II

Coordinated Action for Multi-Sector Programming in Camp and Out-of-Camp Settings

Sustained CCCM support to vulnerable IDP settlements in Somaliland

Providing life-saving and sustainable WASH services to underserved IDP communities in Bardera

Supporting food insecure households through multi-purpose cash assistance