Amidst alarming situation, aid agencies scale up response, Côte d'ivoire

April 8, 2011

"Amidst a highly volatile security situation, humanitarian agencies have stepped up in recent days their humanitarian response especially in Western Côte d'Ivoire in order to meet the various urgent needs of the civilians caught up in the recent fighting. During the past 24 hours, NGO Action Contre la Faim said it would deliver 24 tons of emergency equipment in Man, a town near Duékoué."