Nigeria has one of the country in Africa with the largest population. Insurgency and inter-communal violence in many regions of the country continue to worsen with growing numbers of victims and the destruction of the country’s social and economic infrastructure. Together with the Ebola epidemic the volatile security environment resulted in a number of humanitarian needs related mainly to displacement and the erosion of basic services.
The Early Recovery & Livelihoods Sector Working Group has been established in 2015 in response to the security concerns challenges. The four pillars of the Sector work are the following : Mine Action, Debris & Waste Management, Emergency Livelihoods and Recovery Shelter.