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06 Jun 2017 description

Situation Generale en mai 2017

Prevision jusqu'a'mi-juillet 2017

05 Jun 2017 description

Regional mixed migration summary for April 2017 covering mixed migration events, trends and data for Djibouti, Eritrea, South Sudan, Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Puntland, Somalia, Somaliland and Yemen.

Terminology: Throughout this report the term migrant/refugee is used to cover all those involved in the mixed migration flows (including asylum seekers, trafficked persons, smuggled economic migrants, refugees). If the caseload mentioned refers only to refugees or asylum seekers or trafficked persons it will be clearly stated.

05 Jun 2017 description

Current major event

Resurgence of Cholera Outbreak in Yemen

The current cholera outbreak in Yemen, started in October 2016, showed a sign of decline in the first three months of the year. An upsurge of cases and deaths were recorded from 27 April 2017. As of 28 May 2017, a cumulative total of 88,849 suspected cholera cases including 657 associated deaths (CFR: 0.73%) were recorded from 261 districts in 19 governorates across the country since the beginning of the outbreak in 2016

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05 Jun 2017 description

Executive summary

Before the current crisis, Yemen was already among the world’s poorest performers on most human development indicators. Conditions deteriorated further in the course of the ongoing civil war and foreign military interventions. By the end of 2016, nearly 70% of the population was in need of humanitarian support. The needs remain urgent and far outstrip the humanitarian community’s ability to meet them.

04 Jun 2017 description
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SITUATION OVERVIEW

From January to April 2017, national and international humanitarian partners have reached millions of people with some form of direct humanitarian assistance or protection across Yemen. This has been accomplished despite continued conflict and access constraints into and throughout the country, imposed by the parties to the conflict.

04 Jun 2017 description

The 24-month Emergency Crisis Response Project (ECRP) aims to mitigate the impact of the current crisis on local households and communities and assist their recovery from the bottom-up using local systems, capacities and institutions to progressively resume and scale-up service delivery. The project will achieve specific results in: 1) Increasing sustainable employment and livelihoods opportunities, including health and education; 2) Reviving the agricultural sector through support to key value chains.

03 Jun 2017 description

Situation Overview and Needs: Health Cluster partners identified 14.8 million people in need of health assistance in the 2017 HNO. In light of access and security constraints, the 2017 Health Cluster response plan targets 10.4 million people in 2017, including the 8.8 million people identified as facing acute health needs in the HNO.

03 Jun 2017 description

The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) launched on Monday a program to distribute 569,340 breaking-fast meals in Somalia during the holy month of Ramadan to ease the sufferings of the Somali people affected by drought in the previous years. The Center also launched a breaking-fast program in Abyan Governorate in Yemen to be distributed to 234,000 beneficiaries and also started a project in Myanmar.

03 Jun 2017 description
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June 3 rd , 2017 ― Doha: Qatar Red Crescent's (QRCS) mission in Yemen is going on with a project to build and furnish 160 housing units for families badly affected by the war in the country.

At a total cost of $160,000 (nearly QR 600,000), the project will provide shelter homes for 160 families in Mocha, western Taiz. The project was initiated early in 2017 in three towns of the port city. Each house costs $800.

02 Jun 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme

CARGO DISPATCHED
510 MT
VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED
4.74 million (USD)
TOTAL SHIPMENTS
36
PARTNERS SERVED
7

02 Jun 2017 description
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General Situation during May 2017

Forecast until mid-July 2017

02 Jun 2017 description

Key points

  • Food consumption deteriorates in Al Mahwit,Dhamar and Sana’a.

  • More households in Aden are resorting to severe coping strategies.

  • More respondents are concerned about lack of income and the spread of diseases as a new spike in cholera cases is reported.

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