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21 Jan 2016 description

KEY DATA

  • 372 trucks (planned 402) with shelter materials and NFI kits sent to GCA (250 trucks) and NGCA (122 trucks) in 2015.
  • 8,116 beneficiaries as of planned 8,600 received multi-purpose cash assistance in 2015 across Ukraine.
  • 29 Quick Impact Projects (QIPs) across Ukraine currently implemented.
  • 57,300 Beneficiaries receiving winterization assistance.

FUNDING (2015)

31 Dec 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Situational overview: The security situation in eastern Ukraine has fluctuated during a period of increased political tension.

  • Protection concerns: Freedom of movement across the line of contact remains a primary concern. Access to adequate housing for internally displaced people (IDPs) is also an ongoing concern.

01 Dec 2015 description

November 2015 – Trends

Deteriorated situations

Bangladesh, France, Kosovo, Lebanon, Nepal, Syria, Turkey, Venezuela

Improved situations

Burkina Faso, Myanmar

December 2015 – Watchlist

Conflict risk alerts

Venezuela

  • Conflict resolution opportunities
01 Dec 2015 description

Highlights

  • Situational overview: The security situation in eastern Ukraine has deteriorated during the past month after a period of improved conditions following the ceasefire on 1 September.

  • Protection concerns: Freedom of movement across the line of contact remains a primary concern. Access to adequate housing for internally displaced people (IDPs) is also an ongoing concern.

30 Nov 2015 description

An economically devastating cattle disease has made alarming advances into the Caucasus and nearby countries. To provide the latest information on diagnosis, prevention and control of Lumpy Skin Disease, FAO organized a technical workshop in Georgia recently. Azerbaijan, Armenia, Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia and Russian Federation participated.

02 Nov 2015 description

October 2015 – Trends

  • Deteriorated situations
    Central African Republic, Israel/Palestine, Macedonia, Republic of Congo, South China Sea, Turkey

  • Improved situations
    Iran

November 2015 – Watchlist
- Conflict risk alerts
Turkey

  • Conflict resolution opportunities
31 Oct 2015 description
report UN General Assembly

GA/SHC/4146
Seventieth Session,
33rd & 34th Meetings (AM & PM)
GENERAL ASSEMBLY
MEETINGS COVERAGE

22 Oct 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Situational overview: The ceasefire implemented on 1 September continues to hold, while humanitarian access to the non-government controlled area remains greatly restricted.

  • Protection concerns: The Government is facing challenges to accurately register internally displaced people (IDPs). Accurate registration is essential to provide IDPs with social assistance and other forms of aid. UNHCR is working with the Ministry of Social Policy to improve registration data accuracy.

12 Oct 2015 description

Pledges confirmed since 2013: 96,688
Additional places/visas granted under other forms of admission: 14,074
Resettlement submissions to the USA: 19,646
TOTAL places made available to date: 130,408

06 Oct 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Situational overview: The conflict situation in eastern Ukraine has improved following a ceasefire on 1 September, though the overall situation remains tense.

  • Humanitarian access: UN agencies have been expelled from the nongovernment controlled area of Luhansk narrowing the humanitarian space and limiting humanitarian action, including protection monitoring and activities.

08 Sep 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Situational overview: Following a period of flux in the conflict situation, fighting in eastern Ukraine has noticeably de-escalated following a ceasefire implemented on 1 September, though the situation remains tense.

  • Protection concerns: Freedom of movement across the line of contact remains a primary concern. Access to civil documentation, such as passports and birth certificates is an ongoing problem for those in the non-government controlled area.