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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 27 August–2 September

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 20-26 August

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Global emergency overview snapshot 6 - 12 August

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 30 July - 5 August

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Global emergency overview snapshot 22 - 29 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 16-22 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 9 - 15 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 25 June - 1 July

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 18-24 June

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 12-17 June 2014

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 28 May – 03 June

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 16–23 April

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CERF Quarterly Update - January - March 2014

The largest allocations were provided to address critical needs in CAR and South Sudan. The donor community has contributed $220.7 million to CERF so far for 2014, one of the largest amounts since its launch in 2006.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Crop Prospects and Food Situation, No. 1, March 2014

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  • FAO’s forecasts for global cereal production, consumption, trade and stocks in 2013/14 have all been raised since February, with overall supply conditions significantly improved compared to the previous season.

  • Export prices of wheat rose in February mainly on concerns about the 2014 winter wheat crop in the United States. Prices of maize also increased, supported by strong domestic and export demand for feed and industrial use. Overall, however, cereal export prices remained below their year-earlier levels.

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 04 – 11 February

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Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 14 - 21 January

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Report of the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification Analysis for Uganda

This analysis was compiled at a workshop held at Ridar Hotel - Seeta Mukono, from 25 to 28 November 2013. It was attended by 50 participants: 30 from Districts representing all regions of Uganda, and 20 members of the IPC Technical Working Group representing relevant NGOs, UN Agencies and Ministries that handle food security, water and sanitation, health and nutrition related activities.

The objectives of the analysis were:

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Hailstorms destroy hundreds of homes in Mubende

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Following a heavy down pour, over 188 households in Madudu Sub County Mubende District were partially destroyed. The rains characterised by hailstorms destory about 48 households completely.

Teddy Nalubega, Uganda Red Cross Society Mityana branch focal person says the most affected villages include Kabale, Kijaguzo, Bombo, Kasokoso and Kasana. The Red Cross teams in Mubende and Mityana conducted an assessment that was shared with the headquarters ahead of intervention

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Hailstorms cause havoc in Isingiro, Western Uganda

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Uganda Red Cross

Written by Willie Brens Wambedde

Monday, 23 September 2013 06:55

More than 800 households were rendered homeless after a strong hailstorm struck Bugamba Sub County, Rwampara County, Isingiro district.

Assessment reports from Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) Mbarara region indicate that several houses, 2 churches, a school and gardens of plantations were severely affected.