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Global emergency overview Snapshot 3–9 September

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Libya: Concern is growing for the increasing number of people affected by crisis since mid-July, as violence persists, rival governments are failing to assure basic services, and most humanitarian organisations have withdrawn.

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Haiti : Humanitarian Dashboard (January - July 2014)

SITUATION OVERVIEW

From January to June 2014, 101 IDP camps were closed and 11,486 IDP families (43,360 individuals) were relocated through return programs. As of June 2014, 36 camps (hosting 45,678 IDPs) out of 53 at risk of flooding had preparedness and response committees and small scale mitigation works were undertaken.

With regards to cholera, data as of June 2014 showed an 82% reduction in the number of cases compared to the same period in 2013. 53% of nutritional coverage was provided in the areas most affected by severe acute malnutrition.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 27 August–2 September

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Periodic Monitoring Report (January - July 2014)

While the humanitarian situation in Haiti has generally improved, return, relocation or local integration solutions need to be intensified to prevent continued displacement in deteriorating living conditions.

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Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Humanitarian Response

The use of drones raises serious practical and ethical issues that humanitarian organizations must address through transparency, community engagement, and guidelines for privacy and data security.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 20-26 August

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 13 - 19 August

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 30 July - 5 August

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Earthquake Recovery Emergency appeal n° MDRHT008 Operation Update nº 37

Period covered by this operation update:
November 2013 to March 2014.

Appeal target (current): The overall budget is 276,366,942 Swiss francs including the Emergency Response Units (ERUs) value. The current appeal target without the ERUs value is 241,515,052 Swiss francs.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 9 - 15 July

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Haiti and the Dominican Republic: Cholera Prevention- Emergency appeal n° MDR49008 - Operation update n° 1, 10 July 2014

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Period covered by this Ops Update: 5 December 2013 to 30 April 2014. This update represents a five-month summary.

Appeal target (current): 11,244,952 Swiss francs

Appeal coverage 9% by 30 April 2014

Appeal history

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 2 - 8 July

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Haiti: Chikungunya outbreak Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) Operation n° MDRHT011

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

The chikungunya virus belongs to the Togaviridae Alpha family and is transmitted by mosquitoes of the genus Aedes. This virus, known since the 1950s, has caused epidemics in Asia, Africa and the Indian Ocean. The virus causes fever and severe joint pain, as well as other symptoms including muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue and rash.

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Internews Europe: Annual Review 2013

Internews Europe’s global programme team successfully implemented an ambitious portfolio of projects in 2013 to support local media and information systems in some of the most fragile, crisis-hit and poorest countries of the world.

The latest edition of Internews Europe's 2013 Annual Review summarises achievements across a diverse range of projects in more than 30 countries worldwide.

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Haiti: 2014 Humanitarian Funding Overview (as of 18 June 2014)

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Liaison Magazine Vol. VI 2014: Advances in Disaster Management that are Shaping the Future

In this issue:

Comfort makes better Doctors Lessons learned during the Haiti medical response that can enable other organizations

One Drop at a Time Sri Lankan hospitals find life-saving water solution

From the Ashes The city of Higashi Matsushima, Japan rebuilds after tsunami

Advancing the Agenda Urban Risk Reduction in Bangladesh

Interview with Richard Hough U.S. Agency for International Development

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 28 May – 03 June

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 21 – 27 May

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 13 – 20 May

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Annual Report 2013

Annual Report for 2013: A strong response to complex crises

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