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Turkey + 1 other
UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Strep 12 September 2014

Highlights

● On 11 September, AFAD, the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Turkey's Government, announced that the total number of Syrians registered and assisted in the 22 camps located in 10 provinces was 220,240. AFAD reported that from 10 to11 September, a total of 580 Syrians were admitted and registered in the camps and 683 Syrians have voluntarily returned to Syria.

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Syria ‑ Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #22, Fiscal Year (FY) 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry announces nearly $500 million in additional USG humanitarian assistance for the Syria crisis, bringing total USG assistance to more than $2.9 billion since the crisis began.

  • Through its implementing partners, the USG has provided humanitarian assistance to more than 5 million people affected by the crisis in Syria, supporting the health, food, emergency relief supply, protection, and water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) needs of conflict-affected populations.

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

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United States Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance for Syria Crisis

Secretary of State John Kerry announced today the United States is providing nearly $500 million in additional humanitarian aid to help those affected by the war in Syria. This is the largest funding announcement made by the United States in response to the largest appeal the United Nations has ever issued. The UN's revised Syria appeals, issued in July, requested $6 billion in contributions to mitigate the impacts of a tragedy of historic proportions.

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Lebanon + 4 others
A precarious existence: The shelter situation of refugees from Syria in neighbouring countries

The lack of affordable housing in neighbouring countries has led to thousands of refugees living in unsuitable accommodation without security of tenure and exposed to risks.

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Lebanon + 5 others
Syria Regional Response RRP6 Achievements ‐ July 2014

PROTECTION

2,920,207 Syrian refugees currently registered or awaiting registration with UNHCR or Government authorities

8,056 Syrian refugees submitted for resettlement or humanitarian admission to third countries

FOOD SECURITY

1,826,866 individuals receiving in‐kind, cash or voucher assistance to meet food needs

21,891 children reached with micronutrient supplements/supplementation, including school feeding programmes

EDUCATION

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Turkey + 1 other
UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Strep 11 September 2014

Highlights

● On 10 September, AFAD, the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Turkey's Government, announced that the total number of Syrians registered and assisted in the 22 camps located in 10 provinces was 220,080. AFAD reported that from 09 to 10 September, a total of 577 Syrians were admitted and registered in the camps and 840 Syrians have voluntarily returned to Syria.

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Factsheet: The UK's humanitarian aid response to the Syria crisis (9 September 2014)

As conflict continues in Syria, millions of people are in desperate need of assistance. The UK has committed £600 million to provide humanitarian support including food, medical care and relief items for over a million people in Syria and the region.

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Turkey + 1 other
UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Strep 10 September 2014

Highlights

● On 09 September, AFAD, the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Turkey's Government, announced that the total number of Syrians registered and assisted in the 22 camps located in 10 provinces was 220,343. AFAD reported that from 08 to 09 September, a total of 115 Syrians were admitted and registered in the camps and 549 Syrians have voluntarily returned to Syria.

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WHO Response to the Syrian Crisis - Regional Sitrep, August 2014

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HIGHLIGHTS 

  • Increased medical and other humanitarian needs in Syria as intensifying conflict in Iraq results in influx of Iraqis into the country

  • With who participating, UN Interagency Humanitarian Aid supplies reach the needy in Syria from Jordan through Ramtha crossing

  • Several airlines cancel or reduce flights and airlifting of medicines and medical supplies into Iraq amid insecurity

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WFP Syria Crisis Response Situation Update: Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt, 20 August - 2 September 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • WFP dispatches food for a record 4.15 million people in August, highest since beginning of operation

  • Cross-line deliveries provide food for over 330,000 people in opposition controlled areas in Aleppo and Idleb

  • Study of WFP e-card programme finds significant positive impact on Lebanese economy

  • WFP assistance reaches refugees in Arsal, despite continuing insecurity WFP completes roll-out of e-cards to Syrian households in Jordanian communities

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Lebanon + 5 others
Syrian refugees: Inter-agency regional update, 5 September 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Syria's intensifying refugee crisis has surpassed three million refugees in the region.

  • Humanitarian access to Arsal, Lebanon, continues to be impeded by security concerns since clashes between the Lebanese Armed Forces and Syrian militants on 2 August.

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Turkey + 1 other
UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Strep 09 September 2014

Highlights

● On 08 September, AFAD, the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Turkey's Government, announced that the total number of Syrians registered and assisted in the 22 camps located in 10 provinces was 220,777. AFAD reported that from 07 to 08 September, a total of 828 Syrians were admitted and registered in the camps and 445 Syrians have voluntarily returned to Syria.