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World + 7 others
Ebola : l'ONU se félicite de l'arrivée d'un vaccin d'essai pour lutter contre le virus

Report
UN News Service

21 octobre 2014 – L'Organisation mondiale de la Santé (OMS) a annoncé mardi qu'un candidat vaccin contre le virus de l'Ebola sera bientôt mis à disposition dans le cadre des efforts pour lutter contre cette maladie. L'agence attend l'arrivée à Genève mercredi 22 octobre d'une livraison de ce vaccin de provenance du Canada.

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Liberia + 6 others
Welcoming $50 million in Ebola Trust Fund Pledges, Secretary-General Says More Needed for Rapid, Effective Global Response

SG/SM/16271

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

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Colombia: Humanitarian Dashboard (as of 30 September 2014)

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Persistence of the internal armed conflict and generalized violence. Reduced visibility of the humanitarian situation. Some regions are more impacted than others. According to the Humanitarian Needs Overview some regions have more needs and less response than others.

Increase in humanitarian caseload, including IDPs, civilian victims of APM, those affected by natural disasters.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Colombia: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 31 | 01 – 30 September 2014

In 2014, one out of four people forcibly displaced in mass events had to leave as a result of the actions of these armed groups. The social control they impose has also led to increased confinement and movement restrictions.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Fondo de Respuesta a Emergencias – Informe tercer trimestre 2014 (Julio-Septiembre)

I. Contexto humanitario

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Colombia: Infografía de la financiación humanitaria ERF (1 de julio a 30 de Septiembre 2014)

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Colombia: Emergency Response Fund - Annual Report 2013

Executive Summary Despite an on-going peace process between the Government of Colombia (GoC) and the guerrilla group Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia – Ejercito del Pueblo (FARC- EP), during 2013 Colombia continued to face the consequences of armed confrontation and violence caused by many actors: FARC-EP and Ejército de Liberación Nacional (ELN) guerrillas, post-demobilization armed groups and other armed groups with less defined structures.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Colombia + 1 other
España reafirma su compromiso con apoyar a Colombia en el eventual escenario del posconflicto

Madrid, España, (oct. 8/14). El Gobierno español a través de su ministro de Asuntos Exteriores y de Cooperación de España, José Manuel García-Margallo, le expresó a la Canciller María Ángela Holguín este miércoles 8 de octubre, en Madrid (España), su compromiso de continuar apoyando el proceso de paz que adelanta Colombia y el eventual escenario del posconflicto que se dé luego de la culminación del conflicto armado con las Farc.

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UNHCR presents Nansen Refugee Award to courageous Colombian women

A courageous Colombian women's rights network was in the spotlight on Monday as it received UNHCR's prestigious Nansen Refugee Award in Geneva, Switzerland, for its outstanding work to help victims of forced displacement and sexual abuse.

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World + 19 others
General Assembly session pivotal if world leaders ensure effective custodianship of environment, economic justice, social responsibility, speaker says in debate

GA/11562 Sixty-ninth General Assembly
Plenary
9th, 10th & 11th Meetings (AM, PM & Night)

“If we did what we must, it could be remembered in history as the session that helped us turn the corner in ensuring effective custodianship of the environment, economic justice and social responsibility,” the General Assembly was told today as its annual debate continued.

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World + 23 others
Le développement, seule réponse durable face au désespoir, affirment plusieurs Chefs d’État et de gouvernement

AG/11562

Assemblée générale
Soixante-neuvième session
9e & 10e séances plénières
Matin & après-midi

Au deuxième jour du débat général de la soixante-neuvième session de l’Assemblée générale, plusieurs chefs d’État et de gouvernement ont, aujourd’hui, insisté sur la nécessité de concentrer les efforts de la communauté internationale sur l’élimination de la pauvreté et la réduction des inégalités, deux fléaux qui alimentent l’extrémisme et le terrorisme.

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1.000 millones de pesos invertirá la Cruz Roja Colombiana en programas de salud por la Temporada Seca

Bogotá, septiembre 24 de 2014. La Lotería de la Cruz Roja Colombiana invertirá cerca de 1.000 millones de pesos en los departamentos de la Guajira, Atlántico, Magdalena y Casanare, los más afectados por la Temporada Seca. En estas regiones se desarrollarán programas de salud para el Control de Epidemias a fin de disminuir la morbilidad del Dengue y Chicunguya, Nutrición y Unidades Móviles de Salud, los cuales beneficiarán a 27.000 personas, entre niños y niñas menores de 5 años, adultos mayores, mujeres gestantes/lactantes y personas en situación de discapacidad.

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Colombia: Boletín Humanitario Mensual número 29 | 01 – 31 julio 2014

DESTACADOS

  • Más de 3.000 personas participaron en los Foros nacionales sobre víctimas.

  • Ataques a infraestructura, protestas masivas y lluvias, causan grave impacto humanitario en Putumayo.

  • La Defensoría del Pueblo analiza las causas estructurales de la costa pacífica caucana.

  • La comunidad internacional se moviliza para responder a la situación humanitaria en Chocó

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Colombia: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 29 | 1 – 31 July 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • More than 3,000 people attend victims forums.

  • Attacks on infrastructure, mass protests and heavy rains have serious humanitarian consequences in Putumayo.

  • Ombudsman’s Office analyses structural causes of humanitarian situation along the Pacific coast of Cauca.

  • International community mobilizes to provide humanitarian response in Chocó.

FIGURES

No of IDPs in mass events July 2014 (OCHA) 380

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South Sudan + 16 others
OCHA Country Based Pooled Funds 2013

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Colombia + 1 other
Venezuela dará alimentos básicos a indígenas colombianos afectados por sequía

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El Espectador

El anuncio fue hecho por el ministro de Minas y Energía, Amylkar Acosta, después de la reunión entre Maduro y Santos en Cartagena.

El Gobierno de Venezuela suministrará de forma indefinida alimentos básicos a hasta 180.000 miembros de la comunidad indígena Wayúu para paliar los efectos de la sequía que azota al departamento colombiano de La Guajira, fronterizo con ese país, donde esta etnia reside.

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World + 17 others
Oxfam Annual Report & Accounts 2013/14

Report
Oxfam

Last year was highly challenging for Oxfam. We responded to 27 devastating emergencies, including a humanitarian crisis of staggering proportions in Syria, and supported the efforts of millions of hard-working people facing the injustice of poverty.

All that we do is only possible because of the contributions of our supporters, volunteers, activists, partners, staff, and the communities we work with around the world. Read our Annual Report to find out how we did it.

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World + 14 others
UNMAS Annual Report 2013

In 2013 UNMAS made the world safer. Whether it was through spearheading humanitarian mine action in Afghanistan and Mali, assisting United Nations deployment in the Central African Republic, completing the landmine survey of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, attaining agreements to demine in the West Bank or building secure weapons storage facilities in Libya, the lead United Nations entity on explosives hazards saved lives.

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Colombia: Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 28 | 1 – 31 June 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • ASG Kyung-wha Kang called for more support to people affected by the armed conflict and natural disasters in Colombia.

  • Humanitarian caseload in 2014 I semester still of concern despite unilateral ceasefire periods and peace negotiations.

  • National and international NGOs increase funding requests, 9 ERF projects funded by June 2014.

FIGURES

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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