Gambia Humanitarian Emergency

Country Population:

2.0 mil

Level of crisis

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Gambia is susceptible to recurrent climate-related disasters such as drought and flooding, resulting in loss of livelihoods and food insecurity. UNFPA focuses on supporting women, girls and young people by supporting and strengthening local capacities in the areas of sexual and reproductive health and gender-based violence, including maternal health care, family planning and clinical management of rape.

Humanitarian needs

Last updated on - April 2021

Total people in need

1.6 millions

Women of reproductive age

407,400

Pregnant women

39,480

Young people

510,200

Humanitarian funding

Resources in US$

Key results2020

UNFPA-assisted safe deliveries

Affected population reached with Family Planning services

Number of women of reproductive age (aged 15-49) reached with SRH services

Number of people reached with SRH/GBV information and awareness activities

Number of people reached with personal protective equipment (PPE) supplies

Functional health facilities supported by UNFPA that provide Emergency Obstetric Care (EmOC)

Dignity Kits distributed

Nombre d'espaces sécurisés

Number of adolescent and youth-friendly spaces supported by UNFPA

Number of health facilities that provide specialized GBV services (including Clinical Management of Rape), supported by UNFPA

Jeunes animateurs et bénévoles formés à la santé sexuelle et reproductive

Personnel trained on clinical management of rape

Personnel trained on Minimum Initial Package (MISP)

Avertissement
  • Results data are reported and updated as they become available.
  • -Targets and UNFPA's populations of concern, including women of reproductive age and pregnant women, are estimated using the MISP calculator.
  • -Funding estimates are based on country planning processes, including inter-agency humanitarian response plans and regional refugee and resilience plans.

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