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22 May 2017 description

Countrywide Conflict Displacement

2017: As of 21 May, 101,380 individuals have been displaced in Afghanistan in 2017 with 29 provinces recording some level of forced displacement. This is a 37 percent decrease compared to in 2016 (160,195).

17 May 2017 description

This is the first consolidated presentation of the reported results of CERF funding, covering a full year of CERF allocations. As such, it serves as a pilot and will inform future CERF results reporting. This report was compiled on the basis of information provided by Resident Coordinators/Humanitarian Coordinators (RC/ HCs) and Humanitarian Country Teams (HCTs) in 66 consolidated reports covering the results of more than 450 CERF-funded projects.

17 May 2017 description

Type of crises: Undocumented Returnees from Pakistan

Assessment Team: IOM, CARE, WFP, DRC, WSTA, DORR, DACAAR, Save the children, and Islamic Relief.

Crises date: Oct 2016 to Jan 2017

Date of Notification: 6 Feb 2017

Date of Assessment: 6 to 12 Feb 2017

Most vulnerable undocumented Population:
HHs: 123
Families: 123
Individual: 825

1. Assessment Findings

15 May 2017 description

Countrywide Conflict Displacement

2017: As of 14 May, 91,022 individuals have been displaced in Afghanistan so far in 2017 with 29 provinces recording some level of forced displacement. This represents a 40 percent decrease compared to those displaced during the same period in 2016 (152,841).

12 May 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan decreased by 9% compared to last week’s figure of 3,814. The return of undocumented Afghans increased by 2% compared to 5,653 individuals that returned between 23 and 29 April 2017. Chaman border remains closed since 5 May halting all cross-border movement including Afghan returns.

Some 94% (5,438 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided with needs-based assistance while 97% (3,361 individuals) of the registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance.

08 May 2017 description

Countrywide Conflict Displacement

2016: The total number of individuals displaced by conflict in 2016 increased to 661,287 as joint assessment teams finalise assessments of those displaced last year. This remains the highest number on record, and a 41 per cent increase on the 470,000 displaced in 2015.

2017: 88,481 individuals have been verified as displaced, with 29 provinces recording some level of forced displacement.

04 May 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan increased by 14% compared to last week’s figure of 3,347. The return of undocumented Afghans decreased by 14% compared to 6,551 individuals that returned between 16 and 22 April 2017.

Some 89% (5,004 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided with needs-based assistance while 97% (3,689 individuals) of the registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance.

30 Apr 2017 description
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  1. In 2017, Humanitarian Response Plans (HRPs) in the MENA region requested US$6.2 billion. The total amount received to date is $1.0 billion (16%), which leaves a shortfall of $5.2 billion (84%).

  2. The Syria Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP) requested US$5.58 billion. The total amount received to date is $1.65 billion (30%), which leaves a shortfall of $3.92 billion (70%).

27 Apr 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan decreased by 9% compared to last week’s figure of 3,678. The return of undocumented Afghans also decreased by 22% compared to 8,428 individuals that returned between 9 and 15 April 2017. Some 89% (5,837 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided needs-based assistance by WFP, WHO,
UNICEF, and UNFPA in Afghanistan. Registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance by UNHCR Afghanistan.

25 Apr 2017 description

Cash-related activities have been identified within the 4W matrix and displayed in the map in terms of number of organizations implementing cash-related activities as part of their humanitarian programs. At June 2016 six cash-related activities are implemented (cash for work, cash for training, cash for food, conditional cash grants, condiional cash for work, small business support grant) by three clusters (Community Restoration, Shelter and Food Security)

20 Apr 2017 description

During the reporting week, repatriation of registered refugees to Afghanistan increased by 50% compared to last week’s figure of 2,450. The return of undocumented Afghans also increased by 27% compared to 6,628 individuals that returned between 2 and 8 April 2017. Some 66% (5,600 individuals) of the undocumented returnees were provided needs-based assistance by WFP, WHO, UNICEF, and UNFPA in Afghanistan. Registered Afghan refugee returnees were provided with cash assistance by UNHCR Afghanistan.

17 Apr 2017 description

Countrywide Conflict Displacement

2016: The total number of individuals displaced by conflict in 2016 increased to 660,995, as joint assessment teams finalise assessments of those displaced last year. This remains the highest number on record, and a 41 per cent increase on the 470,000 displaced in 2015.

2017: 58,656 individuals have been verified as displaced, with 26 provinces recording some level of forced displacement.

14 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Humanitarian community prepares for a new wave of returnees as spring season begins. UNHCR and IOM estimate that between 864,000 and 1.5 million people could return in 2017.

• Results from the first round of IOM’s Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM), recently completed in Nangarhar, Laghman and Kunar provinces, indicate that 1 person in 5 across the three provinces is a returnee.

• NRC constructs transitional shelters in Nangarhar and Laghman provinces for 8,000 undocumented returnees.