281,740 Refugees and migrants arriving by sea to Europe in 2016 (as of 31 August).
3,169 Refugees and migrants estimated to have died / gone missing at sea in 2016 (as of 31 August). Compared to 2,776 during the same period in 2015.
163,734 Estimated sea arrivals in Greece in 2016 (as of 31 August) compared to 237,947 during the same period in 2015.
115,072 Estimated Sea arrivals in Italy in 2016 (as of 31 August) compared to 116,149 during the same period in 2015.
10 octobre 2016 – A l'occasion de la Journée mondiale de la santé mentale qui est célébrée chaque année le 10 octobre, le Secrétaire général de l'ONU, Ban Ki-moon, a souligné lundi qu'il était essentiel de pouvoir offrir des soins de santé mentale à toutes les personnes qui en ont besoin, quels que soient leur situation et le lieu où elles vivent.
Le présent rapport donne un aperçu des progrès réalisés dans la mise en œuvre du Cadre de Sendai pour la réduction des risques de catastrophe (2015 - 2030), ainsi que le demandait la résolution 70/204 de l’Assemblée générale.
Letter dated 18 August 2016 from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council
As requested by the Security Council in paragraph 13 of its resolution 2286 (2016), I have the honour to submit my recommendations on measures to enhance the protection of, and prevent acts of violence against, the wounded and sick, medical personnel and humanitarian personnel exclusively engaged in medical duties, and their means of transport and equipment, as well as hospitals and other medical facilities, and to better ensure accountability for such acts.
Proyecto de resolución remitido a la reunión plenaria de alto nivel de la Asamblea General sobre la respuesta a los grandes desplazamientos de refugiados y migrantes en su septuagésimo período de sesiones
La Asamblea General,
Aprueba el siguiente documento final de la reunión plenaria de alto nivel sobre la respuesta a los grandes desplazamientos de refugiados y migrantes:
Declaración de Nueva York para los Refugiados y los Migrantes
Projet de résolution renvoyé à la réunion plénière de haut niveau sur la gestion des déplacements massifs de réfugiés et de migrants par l’Assemblée générale à sa soixante-dixième session
Adopte le document final de la réunion plénière de haut niveau sur la gestion des déplacements massifs de réfugiés et de migrants :
Déclaration de New York pour les réfugiés et les migrants
The present report has been prepared pursuant to General Assembly resolution 70/106, in which the Assembly requested the Secretary-General to report on the outcome of the World Humanitarian Summit as soon as possible after its convocation in Istanbul, Turkey, on 23 and 24 May 2016. The report provides an analysis of the priority themes that emerged from the Summit and concludes with recommendations for advancing the initiatives launched and commitments made at the Summit and, more broadly, in the Agenda for Humanity
SEEKING TO SAVE LIVES, PROVIDE HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE AND ENSURE THE PROTECTION OF REFUGEES
I. Candidate countries and potential candidates
The General Assembly
Adopts the following outcome document of the high-level plenary meeting on addressing large movements of refugees and migrants:
New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants
We, the Heads of State and Government and High Representatives, meeting at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 19 September 2016 to address the question of large movements of refugees and migrants, have adopted the following political declaration.
Latin America and the Caribbean is a diverse region and does not follow a single pattern of development. This Report is separated into two volumes which share the same narrative: the Regional Human Development Report – the first volume – covers the entire region, while deepening the analysis on Latin America; and this current Caribbean Human Development Report – the second volume – approaches the multidimensional challenges of sustainable development and human progress taking into consideration the particularities of the Caribbean.
The Secretary-General has the honour to transmit to the General Assembly the report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, Mr. François Crépeau, in accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/147.
The present report outlines the main activities undertaken by the Special Rapporteur of the Human Rights Council on the human rights of migrants during the reporting period since his most recent report to the General Assembly.
TC Winston Highlights
The Fiji Government held a series of lessons learned workshops for the overall response that culminated in a national workshop attended by partners involved in the humanitarian response. The Education and Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) clusters also held their separate lessons learned review workshops.
UNICEF completed its internal After Action Review.
A school-feeding programme is running in 38 schools in worstaffected areas, benefitting nearly 6,000 students.
(Geneva, 7 September 2016) - The Convention on Cluster Munitions Sixth Meeting of States Parties (6MSP) has concluded three days of sessions aimed at taking stock of progress and adherence to the Dubrovnik Action Plan which guides the treaty's implementation efforts until 2020.
The present report, submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 48/141, provides an illustration of the activities of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) at headquarters and in the field between August 2015 and July 2016. It is structured in line with the OHCHR thematic priorities detailed in its management plan for 2014-2017.1 As at July, OHCHR was supporting 64 field presences and had 1,165 staff members.