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Chad

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The Chad economy has come to a standstill with the fall in the price of oil that forced the country to rely on agriculture and pastoralism. Frequent droughts also expose the population to acute vulnerability, particularly from a nutritional point of view.

The presence of COOPI in the country, dating back to 1994, allows us to know in depth the problems that afflict it. Today we provide assistance to refugees, IDPs and indigenous population affected by the Lake Chad crisis. COOPI also takes care of children affected by malnutrition and promotes education in emergency projects, while providing psychological support to those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorders.

COOPI also supports shelters for unaccompanied or separated children, providing management training, staff training on psychosocial support, promoting public events on children's rights and against child labour. To improve the living conditions of rural populations and respond to chronic food insecurity, COOPI invests in resilience interventions that enable the population to overcome shocks due to lack of livelihoods.


THE SITUATION IN Chad

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HDI - Human Development Index


77,7% %

Illiteracy rate (% adults aged 15 and older)


Source: UNDP - Human Development Report 2018

39.8 %

Rate of moderate/severe child malnutrition


Source: UNDP - Human Development Report 2018

0 %

Rate of population living below poverty line


Source: UNDP - 2018 Global Multidimensional Poverty Index

COOPI'S ACTIVITY IN Chad

20

Projects
Source: COOPI Annual report 2018

245,067

Beneficiaries
Source: COOPI Annual report 2018

9

Internazional staff
Source: COOPI Annual report 2018

63

Local staff
Source: COOPI Annual report 2018

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