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23 Jun 2017 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - June 2017): 8,594

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2017: 1,320

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2017: 60

Average daily arrivals during May 2017: 68

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 61

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during June 2017:1.040

20 Jun 2017 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - June 2017): 8,384

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2017: 1,110

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2017: 62

Average daily arrivals during May 2017: 68

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 9

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during June 2017: 892

14 Jun 2017 description

In spite of several measures to prevent irregular entries to Europe and irregular movement between European states, refugees and migrants continue to enter the region as well as travel on irregularly from one European country to others, albeit at a significantly reduced scale.

12 Jun 2017 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - June 2017): 7,731

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2017: 457

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2017: 42

Average daily arrivals during May 2017: 68

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 14

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during June 2017: 585

11 Jun 2017 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - June 2017): 7,607

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2017: 333

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2017: 42

Average daily arrivals during May 2017: 68

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 163

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during June 2017: 558

09 Jun 2017 description

Ginebra, Viena el 9 de junio de 2017 – Los Comités de la Convención sobre la Prohibición de Minas Antipersonal – el tratado de los 162 Estados que han prometido no volver a usar, almacenar, producir y transferir estas armas – han concluido dos días de reuniones en Ginebra, evaluando los avances y desafíos encontrados desde que la Convención se reunió por última vez en Chile en 2016, y trazando el camino para su próxima reunión en Viena a finales de 2017.

09 Jun 2017 description

Genève, Vienne, le 9 juin 2017 – Les Comités de la Convention sur l’interdiction de mines antipersonnel - le traité des 162 États qui se sont engagés à ne jamais utiliser, stocker, produire et transférer ces armes - ont conclu deux jours de réunions à Genève, où ils ont évalué les progrès et défis depuis leur dernière réunion au Chili en 2016, et ont posé les bases de leur prochaine réunion à Vienne à la fin de 2017.

09 Jun 2017 description

Geneva, Vienna 9 June 2017 – The Committees of the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention – the treaty of the 162 States that have committed to never, under any circumstances use, stockpile, produce, and transfer landmines again – have concluded two days of meetings in Geneva, where they took stock of progress and challenges since the Convention last met in Chile in 2016, and paved the way to their next meeting in Vienna at the end of 2017.

09 Jun 2017 description

L’Algérie classée en tête des programmes de déminage humanitaire

Le 1er Décembre 2016, en conformité avec l’article 5 de la convention d’Ottawa sur les mines antipersonnel, l’Algérie a déclaré avoir formellement exécuté son Plan national de travail pour la période de prolongation 2012/2017, adopté par la 11éme Assemblée des Etats parties 28/11, et rempli toutes les obligations relatives.

07 Jun 2017 description

Total arrivals in Greece (Jan - June 2017): 7,484

Total arrivals in Greece during Jun 2017: 216

Average daily arrivals during Jun 2017: 43

Average daily arrivals during May 2017: 68

Daily estimated departures from islands to Mainland: 14

Estimated departures from islands to Mainland during June 2017: 312

07 Jun 2017 description
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Key Facts

2,200 Estimated number of UAC currently in Greece based on analysis from referrals to EKKA (as of 2 June 2017)

1,282 Total number of places available in UAC shelters (filled, pending assigned cases as of 2 June, including 104 vacant places in the process to be filled)

1,118 Total number of UAC on waiting list for shelter (as of 2 June) including:

•197 in Reception and Identification Centers •50 in protective custody

07 Jun 2017 description

Total number of Syrian refugees in the region: 5,069,463 (UNHCR, Government of Turkey May 11, 2017)

13.5 million people are estimated to be in need of assistance in Syria, including more than 6.3 million internally displaced persons (IDPs), in addition to significant reported displacement since Sep. 2016. (Source: UN OCHA, Sep. 2016)

06 Jun 2017 description

CAMEROUN

UN ATTENTAT-SUICIDE TUE 9 PERSONNES, SUSPENSION DES MISSIONS HUMANITAIRES

06 Jun 2017 description

CAMEROON

SUICIDE BLAST KILLS SEVEN, HALTS AID MISSIONS

A suicide bomber on 2 June killed nine people and wounded 30 others in Kolofata area in Cameroon’s Far North region. The attack was the 18th of its kind since January and prompted the suspension of UN missions to the area. Insecurity and persistent Boko Haram attacks are the main hindrance to aid delivery in the region. On 26 May, a suicide bomber struck Kolofata as a mission by UN agencies was about to arrive.

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

06 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

33,856
People received cash assistance in Greece directly from UNHCR, indirectly through UNHCR-funded partners, and from organizations who are expected to join the Greece Cash Alliance in May 2017

27,742
People benefitted from alternatives to camps in UNHCR urban accommodation since the beginning of the programme

17,081
UNHCR accommodation places currently active as alternatives to camps

06 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

30,824
Number of arrivals on islands since the 2016 EU-Turkey Statement

1,156
Number of arrivals on the islands in April 2017

948
Number of people hosted in improved accommodation on the islands

530
Asylum-seekers transferred from the islands to state-run sites or UNHCR accommodation on the mainland

OPERATIONAL CONTEXT

06 Jun 2017 description

An IAEA project shows that significant reserves of good quality water are available in Africa’s drought-prone Sahel region. Pollution is still limited and has not yet become a serious threat to these vital resources. The findings, compiled in five reports published today, are the result of a four-year Agency effort to help 13 countries use isotopic techniques to assess groundwater origin and quality in five shared aquifers and basins, providing the first broad overview of the region’s groundwater supplies.