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02 Jul 2016 description

CONF160701-CS

CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ
CONFÉRENCES DE PRESSE

L’Afrique et la consolidation de la paix, le Moyen-Orient, les méthodes de travail du Conseil et le processus de sélection du prochain Secrétaire général seront les grands axes de la présidence japonaise du Conseil de sécurité au mois de juillet, a déclaré, cet après-midi, le nouveau Représentant permanent du Japon, M. Koro Bessho, qui présentait le programme de travail mensuel du Conseil.

01 Jul 2016 description

Global Overview – Trends and Outlook

01 Jul 2016 description

This report includes also some observations outside that period.

This report is for media and the general public.

01 Jul 2016 description

Ukraine - Over 100 internally displaced persons (IDPs), community members from the East of Ukraine, and representatives of state authorities, the international community and civil society gathered on Thursday, 30 June, in Kyiv, to discuss needs going forward to integrate IDPs, as well as social cohesion, recovery and peacebuilding.

The conference, which provided a platform for dialogue and interaction, was jointly organized by IOM and Ukraine’s Ministry for Temporarily Occupied Territories and IDPs of Ukraine, and co-sponsored by the governments of Japan and Norway.

01 Jul 2016 description

Assisted Voluntary Returns Peaked at 70,000 in 2015: IOM

Switzerland - IOM assisted 69,540 migrants from 97 host and/or transit countries and 156 countries of origin in 2015, as part of its Assisted Voluntary Return and Reintegration (AVRR) programmes, according to the newly-released AVRR 2015 Key Highlights report.

01 Jul 2016 description
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KIEV – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) said today it will extend its emergency operation in eastern Ukraine to provide more than 280,000 conflict-affected people in the region with food assistance until the end of 2016.

A recent escalation in hostilities in eastern Ukraine has led to greater displacement, damage to vital infrastructures, and an increase in the level of poverty and vulnerability among the population.

01 Jul 2016 description
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Finland's support to Ukraine 2014-16

During the crisis in 2014–2016, Finland's support to Ukraine has amounted to over EUR 23 million. Finland's support consists of development cooperation projects, funding allocated to international organisations and technical assistance. In addition, Finland supports Ukraine through the EU, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank.

01 Jul 2016 description
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Background

  • The objective of the Cash For Rent programme is to provide essential shelter support for extremely vulnerable individuals and protection cases.

  • A pilot project based on the Cash-for-Rent modality was launched by IOM in Kharkiv Region targeting 1,046 households (HH) (3605 IDPs).

  • 77 localities of Kharkiv region covered by the assistance.

  • Beneficiaries were provided with a maximum of 7 months support, monthly transfer amounts were calculated based on the location and family size.

30 Jun 2016 description

34.8 M required for 2016 6.7 M contributions received, representing 19% of requirements
28.1 M funding gap for the Ukraine Situation

30 Jun 2016 description
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Highlights

  • WFP assisted 51,622 people under EMOP 200765 in May 2016.

  • The six month (June-November 2016) net funding requirements for the emergency operation (EMOP) 200765 currently stand at USD 30.6 million. If no additional funding is confirmed by August 2016, WFP will face a serious funding shortfall to cover funding needs from July until end of December 2016 and may need to reduce the number of monthly entitlements per person.

Operational Updates

30 Jun 2016 description

6 Education Cluster partners with Completed Ongoing or Planned Activities in 2016

20,000 Conflict affected children having access to education in emergencies programs impelemented by Education Cluster partners

30 Jun 2016 description

4 Education Cluster partners with Completed Ongoing or Planned Activities in 2016

21,000 Conflict affected children having access to education in emergencies programs impelemented by Education Cluster partners