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25 Jul 2017 description

The Russian Emergencies Ministry’s Ilyushin Il-76 plane has arrived to the town of Aden, delivering more than 23 tons of relief goods – food stuffs and large tents.

The Ilyushin Il-76 plane of the Emergencies Ministry recently delivered more than 20 tons of relief goods to Yemen and on its way back it evacuated the Russian and CIS citizens to Domodedovo Airport, that wanted to leave the armed conflict area.

22 Jul 2017 description

During today’s meeting of the RF Government Minister for Emergency Situations Vladimir Puchkov has presented a draft resolution on allocation of budget funding from the reserve fund to provide financial assistance to the people in Adygea affected by a natural disaster.

More than 780 houses and 908 yards were flooded and 5,000 people were affected in 27 settlements in Adygea when in late May 2017 heavy rains caused flash floods. The disaster damaged 4 facilities of housing and utilities and energy and more than 10,000 ha of farmlands.

21 Jul 2017 description
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PROTECTION CONCERNS

  • Security situation: In June 2017, OHCHR recorded 65 conflict-related civilian casualties: 12 killed and 53 injured. In June, mine related incidents accounted for over quarter of civilian casualties.
    On 11-12 June, the village of Olhynka (Volnovasky Rayon, 10 km from the contact line) was affected by fighting, with 13 residential houses damaged. Allegedly, the area was shelled because of military personnel stationed in the village.

20 Jul 2017 description

FCO launches its Annual Human Rights report for 2016

Annual Report on Human Rights and Democracy puts human rights centre stage of foreign policy.

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has published its 2016 Annual Human Rights Report. The report covers the period from January to December 2016 and for the first time includes a dedicated section on modern slavery - a key UK Government priority.

20 Jul 2017 description

Following the order of the Russian Government, an Ilyushin Il-76 plane owned by the Russian Ministry for Emergency Situations has taken off today from the Ramenskoye airport to deliver more than 23 tons of relief goods to Yemen. The plane flying to Aswan (Egypt) and then to Aden (Yemen) are tents and food for the people affected by an armed conflict.

Another Emergency Ministry’s Il-76 landed at Domodedovo airport the day before after it delivered to Yemen more than 20 tons of relief goods and brought in Moscow 62 citizens of Russia and CIS countries by a return flight.

18 Jul 2017 description

The lack of good migration data has long been recognized as an obstacle to understanding migration and developing an evidence-base for policy [1]. GMDAC MigFacts bring together the available migration data on a variety of themes that are highly relevant to global policy-makers and processes, such as the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration.

18 Jul 2017 description
  • 33%of international migrants are from G20 countries

  • 50% of international migrants reside in G20 countries

  • 122 million migrants live in G20 countries, representing 2.6% of the total population

17 Jul 2017 description

The Russian Emergencies Ministry’s Ilyushin Il-76 plane with more than 20 tons of relief goods on board, made a flight from the Ramenskoye Airfield to Yemen by order of the Russian Government. The plane, following the path from the Ramenskoye to Sana’a (Yemen) with a landing in Aswan (Egypt), carries large tents and foodstuffs for the population affected by the military operations. On the way back, the plane will evacuate to Moscow Russian and CIS citizens, who are willing to leave the conflict zone.

11 Jul 2017 description

Key messages

↗ International wheat prices generally increased in June on quality concerns amid unfavourable growing conditions for the 2017 crops in some key producing countries. Export prices of maize remained generally unchanged, while rice quotations continued to increase mainly on account of strong demand.

07 Jul 2017 description

June 2017 extended the spell of “exceptional global warmth” that has now lasted since mid-2015, according to the latest analysis from the Europe Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting Copernicus Climate Change Service. Average surface air temperatures were the second hottest on record, after June 2016.

05 Jul 2017 description

New Report Reveals Governments are Failing to Prioritize Tuberculosis, the World's Deadliest Infectious Disease

05 Jul 2017 description
report European Union

In 2016, almost 1.3 million applications for international protection were made in the EU+. This was a 7 % decrease compared to 2015 when close to 1.4 million applications were lodged. However, the significant increase in asylum applications over the past two years led to a growth in decisions issued at first instance: in 2016, EU+ countries issued close to 1.15 million first-instance decisions, an increase of 84 % compared to 2015. Also decisions issued in second instance rose in 2016 compared to 2015, by 21%.

27 Jun 2017 description

WHO/Europe, in collaboration with partners, has developed a blueprint for a people-centred model of tuberculosis (TB) care that shifts care closer to people and communities. This entails moving towards ambulatory treatment and care, strengthening services involving primary care, and better integrating care across various providers, levels and settings within health systems.

23 Jun 2017 description

Situational overview: Security situation remained volatile, with increasing violence on the line of contact in Luhansk.

Protection concerns: MPs introduced new draft legislation regarding the status of the nongovernment controlled areas.

Assistance provided: In May, UNHCR provided non-food items (NFIs) and emergency shelter assistance to more than 10,100 people

Update On Achievements

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