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20 May 2017 description

Mixed migration flows within, from and to the East Africa and Yemen region continued to be affected by a number of complex dynamics, including conflict, drought and economic reasons among others. Migrants, asylum seekers and refugees continued to be at a significant risk of harm, ranging from abduction, physical abuse and death on land and at sea. Policy considerations remained focussed on limiting irregular migration, particularly to Europe.

Irregular Movement from East Africa and Yemen

Northward (through Egypt into Israel)

27 Apr 2017 description
infographic Insecurity Insight

This document provides an overview of open-source-reported new laws or regulations affecting NGOs, and a summary of reported administrative decisions that affected their ability to operate. Links to the relevant Aid in Danger Monthly News Brief (in brackets in each sentence) provide further information.

25 Apr 2017 description
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WaPOR: database dissemination portal and APIs

The FAO portal to monitor Water Productivity through Open access of Remotely sensed derived data (WaPOR) monitors and reports on agriculture water productivity over Africa and the Near East.

It provides open access to the water productivity database and its thousands of underlying map layers, it allows for direct data queries, time series analyses, area statistics and data download of key variables associated to water and land productivity assessments.  

14 Apr 2017 description

Ashgabat, 28 March - 4 April 2017: The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) held a study visit to Israel for seven experts of the national agencies of Turkmenistan. The study tour took place under the project “Supporting climate resilient livelihoods in agricultural communities in drought-prone areas of Turkmenistan” funded by the Special Climate Change Fund (SCCF) of the Global Environment Facility.

28 Mar 2017 description
report Government of Peru

Delegación liderada por embajador Raphael Singer llevó comida y agua

17:39. Lima, mar. 27. La Embajada de Israel en el Perú se unió a las delegaciones que están brindando ayuda a los damnificados por las intensas lluvias y llevó alimentos, agua y artículos de higiene personal a los pobladores de Brisas de Carapongo, en el distrito de Lurigancho- Chosica.

El embajador Raphael Singer lideró la delegación en la que participó todo el personal de la embajada, y miembros del Club Shalom de exbecarios en Israel y ciudadanos de ese país residentes en el Perú.

29 Jan 2017 description

According to the outline, Israel will be able to absorb approximately 100 orphaned children thus facilitating their rehabilitation in Israel.

(Communicated by the Interior Ministry Population and Immigration Authority)

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri, this week, authorized Population and Immigration Authority personnel to begin contacts with relevant agencies on allowing the absorption of children who have survived the fighting in Syria.

25 Jan 2017 description

Refugees, asylum seekers and migrants continued to move in complex flows from the Horn of Africa and Yemen region. This quarter, movement was characterised by persistent conflict, increased risk, and amplified intolerance. Internal and cross border displacement in Yemen, South Sudan and surrounding countries also increased, while returns to Somalia peaked.

Irregular Movement from the Horn

Northward (through Egypt into Israel)

20 Dec 2016 description
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This dashboard illustrates the trend of people departing Gaza through Erez crossing point with Israel by group of people, month and year.

20 Dec 2016 description
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The map below shows asylum applications by under age 18 year olds and gender. Darker colours mean more people have applied in a certain country. Use the slider to select a year or the drop down menus below to display data for different age groups or different home countries.

15 Dec 2016 description
  • Heavy rain and fog have been affecting the city of Haifa over the past few days, causing casualties and injuries.

  • Local media, as of 14 December early morning (UTC), reported that one person has been killed due to floods, over 10 have been injured due to fog, and traffic has been disrupted in many parts of the city.

  • Over the next 24 hours, more heavy rain may affect several areas of the country, including the ones already affected.

14 Dec 2016 description

FEATURE

Syria

AFFECTED AREAS
Aleppo, Al-Raqqa, Hama and Idlib governorates

CAUSE OF DISPLACEMENT
Conflict

FIGURES
More than 47,000 displacements between 31 October and 15 November

CONTEXT

12 Dec 2016 description
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Rapport de synthèse

Dans le cadre de l'enquête « Les voix de la guerre », plus de 17 000 personnes de 16 pays ont été interrogées entre juin et septembre 2016 sur une série de thèmes liés à la guerre. Si certains résultats se sont révélés encourageants, d'autres sont plus alarmants.

05 Dec 2016 description

Between June and September 2016, over 17,000 people in 16 countries were asked to share their views on a range of issues relating to war – in the People on War survey. The results are both reassuring and alarming.

05 Dec 2016 description

Situation overview

• Severe bush fires started on 23 November in the two provinces of Haifa and Jerusalem resulting in the evacuation of 60 000 people.

• In immediate reaction to the fires, several Participating States have provided assistance via the Union Civil Protection Mechanism.

• 10 amphibious firefighting aircrafts, 2 command and logistical planes and 70 people were deployed through UCPM

• 179 flight hours and 216 water drops were operated.

• The last deployment ended on 30 November.

22 Nov 2016 description

Regional mixed migration summary for October 2016 covering mixed migration events, trends and data for Djibouti, Eritrea, South Sudan, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Puntland, Somalia, Somaliland and Yemen.

Terminology: Throughout this report the term migrant/refugee is used to cover all those involved in the mixed migration flows (including asylum seekers, trafficked persons, smuggled economic migrants, refugees). If the caseload mentioned refers only to refugees or asylum seekers or trafficked persons it will be clearly stated.

04 Nov 2016 description

The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 30 Oct–5 Nov 2016 and includes updates on influenza, poliomyelitis, Zika fever, MERS CoV, cholera, West Nile virus, and enterovirus detections in Europe.

28 Oct 2016 description

​The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period 23-29 October 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus, Salmonella and extensively drug-resistant TB.