8,047 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
27 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend while Surma River is in falling trend.

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

  • The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to fall in next 48 hours.

27 Jul 2016 description
  • 10 districts in Northwest and Northeast Bangladesh are severely affected by flooding. According to the National Disaster Response Coordination Center, more than 600 000 people are affected and more than 100 000 houses have been partially or fully damaged.

  • The government is responding, distributing food, water purification tablets, oral rehydration salts and cash.

26 Jul 2016 description
file preview
English version

Message from the Director

26 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend.

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 72 hours.

  • The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to remain steady in next 24 hours.

25 Jul 2016 description
report World Vision

En 2014, plus de 527 400 personnes ont pu être aidées dans nos 14 programmes de développement.

Autant de vies changées, comme celle d’Aye qui a pu retrouver le chemin de l’école au Myanmar. Elle bénéficie des cours du soir mis en place par Vision du Monde, pour les enfants qui travaillent la journée afin d’aider leurs parents. Ce programme est une véritable opportunité pour Aye. Elle apprend à écrire, lire, compter, et peut maintenant espérer un avenir meilleur.

25 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend.

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

  • The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to start falling after next 24 hours.

24 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

 The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend.

 The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

 The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to start falling after next 48 hours.

 Flood Situation in some parts of low lands adjacent to Brahmaputra and Jamuna Rivers at Kurigram, Jamalpur, Bogra, Serajganj districts and Ganges-Padma rivers at Rajbari, Manikganj and Munshiganj districts may likely continue to deteriorate in next 48 hours.

23 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems are in rising trend while the Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in falling trend

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

  • The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to continue falling in next 48 hours.

  • Flood Situation in Kurigram, Jamalpur and Bogra districts in some parts of low lands adjacent to Brahmaputra and Jamuna Rivers may likely continue to deteriorate in next 48 hours.

22 Jul 2016 description

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 17 - 23 July 2016 and includes updates on poliomyelitis, Zika virus, yellow fever, West Nile fever, influenzas A(H5N1) and A(H7N9) and Vibrio growth in the Baltic Sea.

22 Jul 2016 description

OUTLOOK

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems are in rising trend while the Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in falling trend

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

  • The Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to continue falling in next 48 hours.

  • Flood Situation in Kurigram, Jamalpur and Bogra districts in some parts of low lands adjacent to Brahmaputra and Jamuna Rivers may likely to deteriorate in next 48 hours.

22 Jul 2016 description
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) and partners established a definition of what constitutes an outbreak, endemic transmission, and the interruption of mosquito-borne transmission in order to better characterize the level of transmission of Zika virus infection (Table 1, Fig. 2). This classification system was put into use as of the situation report of 7 July 2016.

21 Jul 2016 description
file preview
English version

Outlook

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Ganges-Padma may likely to rise in next 48 hours.

  • Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to start falling after next 24 hours.

  • Flood Situation in some low lands adjacent to Brahmaputra and Jamuna Rivers may likely to slightly deteriorate in next 24 hours.

Above Danger Level: 7

21 Jul 2016 description

Bangladesh: IPC Chronic Alert, Issue 2, 28 June 2016

Official Release of the 2nd Round of IPC Chronic Food Insecurity Analysis in Bangladesh

2.4 MILLION PEOPLE experiencing severe chronic food insecurity

The results of the 2nd round of the IPC Chronic Food Security Analysis conducted in Bangaldesh last year in December 2015 have been officially released at the Technical Seminar held on 28th June 2016, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

20 Jul 2016 description

Key Highlights

  • Out of the 10 districts analyzed, Sunamgonj and Bandarban have been classified in Level 4 or Severe Chronic Food Insecurity (CFI). The other 8 districts have been classified in moderate CFI (Level 3).

  • Of the total population in the 10 districts analyzed, 12 percent is in Level 4 and 18 percent in Level 3. The proportion of population in Level 3 is higher in south eastern Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) districts than in north eastern Haor districts.

20 Jul 2016 description

BANGLADESH CALL FOR ACTION FOR INTEGRATED FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION INTERVENTIONS TOWARDS ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

2.4 MILLION PEOPLE are experiencing SEVERE CHRONIC FOOD INSECURITY across 10 DISTRICTS OF BANGLADESH and are IN NEED of support to improve their quantity and quality of food consumption and decrease chronic child malnutrition*

HOW MANY & WHEN

20 Jul 2016 description

Outlook

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend.

  • The Brahmaputra may likely to remain steady in next 24 hours while Jamuna may likely to slightly rise in next 48 hours.

  • Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to rise in next 24 hours.

  • The Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 72 hours.

19 Jul 2016 description

Dhaka, Bangladesh | AFP | Tuesday 7/19/2016 - 20:20 GMT

At least 261 people across Bangladesh are missing, officials announced early Wednesday, sparking fears many of them have joined homegrown Islamist extremist outfits or the Islamic State group in the Middle East.

The country's elite security force, the Rapid Action Battalion, published the list on Facebook around midnight and called on citizens to report the whereabouts of the missing.

"We have to find them," RAB spokesman Mufti Mahmud Khan told AFP.

19 Jul 2016 description

Outlook

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna, Ganges-Padma and Surma-Kushiyara river systems are in rising trend.

  • The Brahmaputra-Jamuna and Surma-Kushiyara river systems may likely to continue rising in next 48 hours.

  • Flood Situation in Brahmaputra at Chilmari Point & Dhaleswari at Elasin Point may likely to deteriorate in next 48 hours.

  • The Ganges-Padma river systems may likely to continue rising in next 72 hours.

19 Jul 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • At least 11 countries across Asia-Pacific experienced severe weather conditions due to El Niño.

  • In February, Tropical Cyclone Winston, the strongest cyclone recorded in the South Pacific, devastated Fiji.

  • In DPR Korea, 18million people are in need of some form of humanitarian assistance – 2016 response plan severely underfunded.

  • Tropical Storm Roanu triggers worst flooding in Sri Lanka in 25 years; preparedness actions mitigated loss of life in Bangladesh.

18 Jul 2016 description

Executive Summary

Alert 2016! Report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding is a yearbook providing an analysis of the state of the world in terms of conflict and peacebuilding from four perspectives: armed conflicts, socio-political crises, peace processes and gender, peace and security.