- FEWS NET Somalia: Alert, January 16, 2017
- OCHA Humanitarian Bulletin Somalia December 2016 | Issued on 30 Dec 2016
- FEWS NET/FAO Somalia: Food Security & Nutrition Quarterly Brief - Focus on Post-Deyr 2016 Season Early Warning
Appeals & Funding
- Humanitarian Needs Overview 2017
- Humanitarian Response Plan 2017
- 2016-2018 Humanitarian Strategy
- Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) in 2016 PDF XLS
- OCHA Somalia
- UNHCR Somalia displacement portal
- FSNAU (FAO Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit Somalia)
- SWALIM (Somalia Water and Land Information Management)
- Human Rights Watch: Somalia - Events of 2016
- New Deal Somalia
- UNSOM (UN Assistance Mission in Somalia)
- IOM Humanitarian Compendium
- Food Security Cluster: Somalia
- Logistics Cluster: Somalia
Mogadishu, 10 December 2016 -Civil society groups, Members of Parliament and youth in Somalia today joined the rest of the world in observing the International Human Rights Day through art, speeches and a panel discussion at the Jazeera hotel in Mogadishu.
Citing this year’s theme “Stand up for someone’s rights today” the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Country Director for Somalia, George Conway, acknowledged the tremendous progress the country has made in addressing human rights situation.
655,314 Syrians registered with UNHCR in Jordan, accounting for 7 per cent of the national population
60,647 Iraqis registered with UNHCR in Jordan, over a third of whom are children.
2 Jordan hosts the second highest number (87) of refugees per 1,000 inhabitants in the world
6 Jordan represents the sixth highest refugee-hosting country in the world
93 Percentage of Syrians living outside of camps and below the poverty line in Jordan
HUMANITARIAN NEEDS & KEY FIGURES
Kenya: Government officials coercing refugees back to war-torn Somalia
Just two weeks before the deadline given to close the Dadaab refugee camp, Kenyan government officials are deliberately coercing refugees to return to Somalia, where they risk being injured or killed in the ongoing armed conflict, Amnesty International said in a report released today.
I. Candidate countries and potential candidates
Human Rights Council
Agenda item 10
Technical assistance and capacity-building
Note by the Secretariat
Summary of major updates to the emergency appeal
Persons of concern received NFIs from UNHCR
Refugees submitted by UNHCR for resettlement
Non-Syrians with specific needs have been referred for assistance
Non-Syrian refugees and asylum-seekers provided with legal counselling
Officials and humanitarians trained by UNHCR on international protection
During visit to Ankara, Filippo Grandi says he will continue to advocate for more international backing, including increased funding and refugee resettlement.
By: Melissa Fleming | 1 September 2016
ANKARA, Turkey – UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi expressed his commitment to bolster UNHCR’s support for Turkey’s refugee assistance and protection system on Thursday, the final day of a two-day visit.
Increasingly Complex Conflicts with Devastating Impact on Children, UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Warns General Assembly in Annual Report
23 Aug 2016
New York – In her annual report to the General Assembly, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Leila Zerrougui, highlighted the devastating impact on children of increasingly complex conflicts, despite concerted efforts and significant progress achieved over the past year.