- FEWS NET Yemen: Key Message Update - Nov 2016
- HEALTH CLUSTER: Yemen: Cholera Outbreak - Weekly Cholera/AWD Update As of 24 November 2016
- UNICEF Yemen Humanitarian Situation Report (October 2016)
Appeals & Funding
- Humanitarian Needs Overview 2017
- Revised 2016 Yemen Humanitarian Response Plan (Aug 2016)
- Emergency Response Fund (ERF) in 2016 PDF XLS
The requirements presented in this funding snapshot refer to the 2016 Regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan covering the period January to December 2016.
RRP requirements: $94,130,731
Funding received: $34,817,230
% funded: 37%
172.2 M required for 2016
75.0 M contributions received, representing 44% of requirements
97.2 M funding gap for the Yemen Situation
Republic of Korea - The Republic of Korea has contributed USD 400,000 to IOM to provide support to internally displaced persons (IDPs) and other conflict-affected communities in Yemen.
Nearly two years since conflict escalated in Yemen, the situation has continued to deteriorate. Infrastructure continues to be destroyed and basic services disrupted.
In response to the increasing needs for health assistance, IOM has been providing life-saving healthcare through mobile health clinics, to IDPs and other conflict-affected communities.
• As of 24 November 2016, 103 cases of cholera have been confirmed in 31 districts with 8 cases of deaths from cholera.
• A total of 6121 of suspected cases are reported in 86 districts.
• During the week 18 to 24 November 13 new confirmed cases and 1,295 suspected cases were reported.
• Incidence rate is 3 cases per 10,000.
• Case fatality rate (CFR) for the cholera associated deaths is 1.2 %,
• WHO and partners established and supported 26 Cholera Treatment Centers in 24 districts.
ROME – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed a US$10 million contribution from the King Salman for Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to help WFP fight the rising levels of malnutrition in Hodeidah Governorate in Yemen.
By the end of October, the Yemeni Ministry of Public Health and Population (MoPHP) has confirmed 71 cholera cases in 11 governorates. At least 7.6 million people are at risk, nearly 40 per cent are children under 15.
UNICEF and its partners are implementing an integrated cholera response plan, including support for strengthened and improved cholera surveillance and response capacity, improvement of water and sanitation practices and infrastructure and dissemination of key hygiene messages in communities at-risk.
HADRAMAUT, 22nd November, 2016 (WAM) -- The Emirates Red Crescent, ERC, has delivered emergency aid to the residents of remote mountain villages in Ghayl Bin Yamin district of southern Yemeni governorate of Hadramaut.
The initiative is part of the UAE's continued efforts to improve the humanitarian situation in the country.
Winter clothing, food packages and tents were carried in a convoy and delivered in response to an appeal from the villagers suffering from deteriorating infrastructure, including hospitals, roads, telecommunication services and sewage.
As of 17 November 2016, 90 cases of cholera were confirmed in 29 districts with 8 cases of deaths from cholera.
WHO/ MoPHP estimates that 7.6M people are at risk in 15 governorates.
A total of 4,825 suspected cases are reported in 64 districts.
Cholera case fatality rate (CFR) is 1.5 %
Incidence rate is 4 cases per 10,000.
WHO and partners have established 26 Cholera Treatment Centers in 24 districts.
IN 2016, HUMANITARIAN RESPONSE PLANS (HRPs) in the MENA region requested US$7 billion and have received $2.6 billion. In total, MENA HRPs are 38 per cent funded. Three new FLASH APPEALS address specific situations: in Iraq where the humanitarian impact of the Mosul operation requires $284 million; in Afghanistan where $152 million is needed to assist returnees from Pakistan; and in Libya where $10 million is needed for Sirt.
Al Houthi and KSA-led Coalition representatives agree to new cessation of hostilities, violence continues
Health actors confirm 86 cholera cases, WHO cautions that number could increase
Between 7 million and 10 million people experiencing at least Crisis levels of food insecurity
To Walk the Earth in Safety 2016: U.S. Global Leadership in Landmine Clearance and Conventional Weapons Destruction
Office of the Spokesperson
November 17, 2016
21.2 million (82 percent of population) in need of humanitarian assistance (2016 Yemen Humanitarian Needs Overview)
14.1 million food insecure of which 7 million severely food insecure (June 2016 Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis)
2.18 million internally displaced and returnees (HCT Task Force on Population Movement, 11th Report, October 2016)
2 Jordan hosts the second highest number (87) of refugees per 1,000 inhabitants in the world
6 Jordan is the sixth highest refugee-hosting country in the world
93 Percentage of Syrians living outside of camps under the Jordanian poverty line
1 in 5 Refugees registered with UNHCR in Jordan receive cash assistance to help meet essential needs like food and shelter
Population of concern
A total of 726,251 individuals
SANA’A – The European Commission’s Directorate for Humanitarian Aid and Civil Protection (ECHO) has contributed €2.3 million (approximately US$2.5 million) to support air and sea transport services in Yemen, run by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).
As the lead agency of the Logistics Cluster, WFP manages a Special Operation to support the humanitarian community logistics coordination, information management, provision of fuel and temporary storage facilities.
Somalia - This week (7/11) IOM evacuated 127 Somalis fleeing the conflict in Yemen. The men, women and children arrived in Berbera, Somaliland, from Sana’a, Yemen on a boat organized by IOM with financial support from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief).
This is the first evacuation under the one-year USD 10 million KSrelief-funded project implemented by IOM and UNHCR: Increased Access to Safe Movement, Protection and Durable Solutions for Returnees, Refugees and Migrants Fleeing the Yemen Crisis.
The full implementation of this HIP is conditional upon the making available of appropriations from the general budget of the Union.
AMOUNT: EUR 70,000,000