Chad — Emergency Tracking Tool Report 123 (23 October 2021)

Contact
DTM Chad, dtmtchad@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Chad
Snapshot Date
Oct 23 2021
Activity
  • Event Tracking
  • Mobility Tracking

Summary

The objective of the Emergency Tracking Tool (ETT) is to collect information on large and sudden population movements as well as security and climactic emergencies. Information is collected through phone interviews with key informants and direct observation. Following a fire of unknown origin that occurred on 23 October 2021 on the island of Farguimi (in the Kangalom Sous-préfecture), DTM conducted an assessment on 27 October 2021 to assess the damage caused by the fire. In total, 143 households (801 individuals) were impacted by the fire. Critical damage to houses occurred, resulting in significant loss of Non-Food Items, personal valuables and livestock.