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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.

18 May 2015 description

En diferentes Departamentos de Colombia se ejecutan procesos de gestión del riesgo, particularmente, procesos de respuesta a emergencias​.

La Unidad Nacional para la Gestión del Riesgo de Desastres, trabaja de manera articulada con entidades operativas del Sistema (Cruz Roja Colombiana, Defensa Civil Colombiana, Bomberos de Colombia y Fuerzas Militares), Alcaldías y Gobernaciones, con el fin de dar respuesta a diferentes situaciones, resumidas así:

Emergencia en mina de oro en Riosucio, Caldas

12 May 2015 description

Snapshot 6–12 May 2015

Iraq: Conflict has escalated in a number of locations. In Anbar, fighting has displaced more than 47,000 in Karmah district, and more than 133,000 around Ramadi. Clashes between Islamic State and government forces have intensified around Baiji oil refinery, in Salah al Din.

05 May 2015 description

Snapshot 29 April–5 May 2015

Nepal: The death toll from the earthquake has reached 7,250, with more than 14,000 injured. Aftershocks are still occurring, and some villages have still not been reached. 300,000 homes are estimated to need rebuilding or repair.

Yemen: The estimated number of IDPs has doubled since 17 April to reach 300,000, as conflict continues. Food distribution, health, and WASH systems are on the verge of collapse, due in large part to severe fuel shortages.

28 Apr 2015 description

Snapshot 22–28 April 2015

Nepal: The 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the country on 25 April has affected 8 million people. As of 28 April, 5,057 people have been reported dead, and more than 8,500 injured. Hundreds of thousands of people are living in tents, while the villages closest to the quake’s epicentre remain inaccessible.

21 Apr 2015 description

Snapshot 15–21 April 2015

Iraq Violence has displaced 14,000 families in and around Ramadi: 7,000 in Anbar; 5,000 in Baghdad, 2,000 on their way to Baghdad. Checkpoints and insecurity hamper IDP movement. UNICEF estimates 8.29 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance, up from 5.2 million in February.

08 Apr 2015 description

Snapshot 1–8 April 2015

Iraq: Violence, looting and serious human rights violations were reported as Iraqi forces and affiliated groups recaptured Tikrit. There are numerous booby traps and tensions are reportedly rising between government forces and militias. Elsewhere, IDPs are returning: tens of thousands have gone home to Diyala, Ninewa and Al Alam in Salah al Din since February.

31 Mar 2015 description

Snapshot 25–31 March 2015

Ukraine: Fears are growing of a new offensive in Mariupol, as non-government troops appear to be gathering nearby. A recent assessment has found that more than 1.6 million people need humanitarian assistance, nearly 1.1 million of whom are in non-government-controlled areas. 20–30% of IDPs are at risk of losing their status and benefits, due to a new mechanism to verify the addresses of IDPs.

24 Mar 2015 description

Snapshot 18-24 March 2015

Syria: The Government carried out over 10,000 airstrikes between October and March, dropping more than 5,300 barrel bombs and killing almost 2,200 civilians. A chlorine attack on 16 March in Idleb killed six people.