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27 Aug 2015 description

Snapshot 11 August – 25 August 2015

Haiti: Insecurity has increased since legislative elections. Violence and intimidation were reported at many polling stations and a second round of voting is planned, following low voter turnout. Food security has deteriorated as a result of prolonged drought conditions since the beginning of 2015: poor households in Sud, Sud-Est, Nord-Est and Artibonite will remain in Crisis (IPC Phase 3) food security outcomes through December. Recent cholera rates are triple those of the comparable time period in 2014.

18 Aug 2015 description

Snapshot 12 August –18 August 2015

Yemen: The humanitarian situation in Yemen continues to deteriorate. 1.4 million people have become displaced since conflict escalated in March – a 12% increase since early July. Fuel shortages and access issues continue to affect provision of health services. 23% of Yemen’s health facilities are either partially funtional or non-functional.

11 Aug 2015 description

Snapshot 5-11 August 2015

Burkina Faso: Heavy floods in Ouagadougou, Kadiogo province, and Bobo-Dioulasso, Houet province, in early August affected around 19,780 people. Significant damage to houses and food stocks were reported. Additional flooding in the north could bring the total number of affected to 122,000. More than 1.5 million people are facing Stressed or Crisis food security outcomes in Burkina Faso, especially in the Sahel region in the north.

04 Aug 2015 description

Snapshot 29 July–4 August 2015

Pakistan: Flooding has killed 118 people and affected more than 800,000 people in Pakistan. Hundreds of villages have been inundated. Most casualties were recorded in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, and Azad Jammu & Kashmir.

Myanmar : 46 people have been killed and 156,000–216,000 people are affected by flooding. Sagaing region and Kachin and Shan states have been particularly impacted. Another 350,000 people are estimated affected in Bangladesh and India.

28 Jul 2015 description

Snapshot 22–28 July 2015

Somalia: More than 10,000 people have been displaced in Lower Shabelle and Bay regions since AMISOM and Somali armed forces began their offensive. Al Shabaab has lost control of Bardhere in Gedo and Dinsoor in Bay. In accessible areas of Hudur town, Bakool, 33% GAM and 19% SAM were observed in a MUAC assessment in July – a significant deterioration since June. Very critical malnutrition rates persist in Bulo Burde, Hiraan.

21 Jul 2015 description

Snapshot 15–21 July 2015

Iraq: More than 74,440 people have been displaced from Saqlawiyah in Falluja district since 8 July, and tens of thousands reportedly remain trapped in Falluja and Ramadi districts. There are now more than 3.1 million IDPs across 3,613 locations in Iraq; 300,000 people have been displaced from and within Anbar since military operations began in April.

12 Jul 2015 description

En el día de hoy, el Presidente de la República, Doctor Juan Manual Santos, expuso a la comunidad de Salgar en Antioquia, los avances del plan de respuesta y recuperación tras la emergencia sucedida por la avalancha torrencial causada por la quebrada La Liboriana.

02 Jul 2015 description

Tras el inicio de la temporada de lluvias que se ha presentado en mayor medida durante los meses de mayo y junio, seis han sido los departamentos que han registrado una afectación significativa. El Sistema Nacional de Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres bajo la coordinación de la Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, se encuentra activo prestando la atención requerida en todo el territorio nacional.​

16 Jun 2015 description

Snapshot 10–16 June 2015

Ebola in Sierra Leone and Guinea: Weekly Ebola case incidence has risen for two consecutive weeks. Guinea recorded 16 new cases in the week to 7 June, five from unknown chains of transmission. Sierra Leone recorded 15 cases, the highest weekly total since late March. It has extended the state of emergency for 90 days.

14 Jun 2015 description

Mediante la activación de las entidades técnicas y operativas del Sistema Nacional de Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, se mantiene la entrega de Asistencia Humanitaria de Emergencia, acompañamiento jurídico, técnico y logístico en la fase de respuesta inmediata y despliegue de Banco de Maquinaria y Materiales, para los municipios afectados por eventos recientes como vendavales y deslizamientos principalmente. Las acciones que se han realizado específicamente son:

​Caloto, Cauca

09 Jun 2015 description

Snapshot 3-9 June 2015

Yemen: 20 million people, close to 80% of the population, are estimated to need humanitarian aid. 500,000 people were displaced in May, bringing the total displaced since 26 March to more than 1 million. The escalation in the conflict has meant two million more people are food insecure, and six million more lack access to healthcare, and 9.4 million lack access to safe water.

03 Jun 2015 description

2015 - Le PNUD : oeuvrer pour les peuples et la planète

Dans toutes les régions du monde, des voix s’élèvent pour demander un leadership et des mesures en 2015 pour lutter contre la pauvreté, l’inégalité et le changement climatique.

02 Jun 2015 description

Snapshot 28 May–2 June 2015

Iraq: 104,000 IDPs from Ramadi district over 15–29 May brings the total number of displaced in Anbar to 238,000 since April. They are facing serious restrictions accessing neighbouring governorates. In Anbar, Islamic State abducted 400 children in the last week of May. The humanitarian response for Syria is facing severe cutbacks due to funding shortages.

02 Jun 2015 description
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Voices around the world are demanding leadership and action in 2015 on poverty, inequality and climate change. These universal challenges demand global action, and this year presents unprecedented opportunities for achieving the future we want. This is the year when world leaders come together to adopt a new agenda for sustainable development. The new global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will guide policy and funding for the next 15 years, beginning with a historic pledge to end poverty.

31 May 2015 description
report El Espectador

La entrega de kits y las obras de prevención y mitigación del riesgo tuvieron una inversión superior a los 35.685 millones de pesos.

Por: Redacción Nacional

Debido a la emergencia presentada en Arauca por las fuertes lluvias que generaron inundaciones en los municipios de Saravena, Fortúl, Arauquita y parte de Arauca, la Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres (UNGRD) realizó un reconocimiento de los puntos de afectación con el fin de determinar las acciones del plan operativo de respuesta en atención a los hechos presentados.

27 May 2015 description

Mali: Gao and Timbutku regions have been the scene of multiple clashes between the Azawad Movement Coalition and Malian forces, as well as the pro-government Gatia militia. At least 12 people have been killed, including nine civilians. About 31,500 people have been displaced from three districts in Timbuktu region. They are in urgent needs of water, food, NFIs, and shelter support, but access is limited.

19 May 2015 description

Iraq: Islamic State have taken control of Ramadi. 500 died and 42,840 people fled fighting in the city over 16–17 May, adding to the 180,000 displaced in Anbar since early April. Access to new IDPs in Habbaniyah, Khadiyah district, is limited due to insecurity, and health concerns are growing.

18 May 2015 description

Debido a las afectaciones reportadas preliminarmente por las autoridades locales de los municipios de Juradó y Condoto, tras la ocurrencia de un vendaval y mar de leva, la Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres –UNGRD- da acompañamiento para determinar el balance oficial de afectación por estas emergencias y las acciones de atención y recuperación que se ejecutarán en estas zonas.​​​

​En Juradó, la comunidad se vio afectada por el mar de leva que se presentó el 3 de mayo y que dejó una afectación preliminar de 570 familias con daños en sus enseres.