FOOD SECURITY SECTOR CASH DASHBOARD - APRIL 2019
|Post date||Saturday, 8 June, 2019 - 08:56|
|Content Themes||Agriculture, Cash and Vouchers, Markets, Livestock, Livelihoods, Fisheries, Food Assistance, Food Security|
|Sources||Food Security Cluster / Sector|
In April 2019, the Food Security Sector assisted 1,401,047 unique individuals, of whom nearly 49% (680,325) received assistance through cash transfer programming (CTP). Twenty-four organizations, including national and international NGOs and UN agencies, applied various transfer delivery mechanisms, such as cash in hand, mobile money transfers, paper vouchers and electronic vouchers. Of those assisted with CTP, 79% (539,452) were under SO1 (Food Assistance) while 21% (140,873) under SO2 (Agriculture and Livelihoods). Borno state hosts the highest caseload, approximately 84% of the CTP beneficiaries, compared to 12% and 4% in Yobe and Adamawa states, respectively.