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18 Aug 2017 description
UNICEF, the World Health Organisation and partners have completed the first round of a vaccination campaign in response to the recent outbreak of vaccine-derived polio in Syria.
18 Aug 2017 description
report Plan
This response aims to support families in India, Bangladesh and Nepal who have lost their livelihoods following weeks of heavy, torrential monsoon rains in the South Asian countries.
17 Aug 2017 description
One of the most serious humanitarian crises this region has seen in many years is unfolding. Millions of people across large areas face food shortages and diseases, IFRC warned.
17 Aug 2017 description
Más de 85.000 haitianos han emigrado a Brasil, Chile y Argentina, reveló un nuevo informe de la OIM y el MERCOSUR. La nación que ha acogido a la mayoría es Brasil, con 67.000 residencias concedidas.
17 Aug 2017 description
Over two thirds of the attacks against aid workers took place in South Sudan, Afghanistan, Syria, DRC, and Somalia. More figures to consider ahead of World Humanitarian Day, to be celebrated on 19 August.
17 Aug 2017 description
The terrible aftermath of the mudslides, which have left more than 3000 people homeless, grimly illustrates the human cost of the government’s failure to implement housing and land policies, said Amnesty.
17 Aug 2017 description
Rainfall deficits have greatly affected the situation of crops. IFRC operations will assist the populations of Brakna and Gorgol who currently have high percentages in malnutrition cases.
17 Aug 2017 description
A sharp deterioration of the security situation necessitated a revision of the appeal. Between January and July 2017, the number of IDPs increased from 402,240 to 600,000.
17 Aug 2017 description
WHO urgently requires US$ 20 million to scale up its response in north-east Syria and meet the critical health needs of civilians remaining in Ar-Raqqa and displaced populations in all locations.
17 Aug 2017 description
La violencia en Colombia sigue siendo uno de los mayores problemas para una gran parte de la población, a pesar del fin del conflicto con las FARC-EP, según un nuevo informe de la ONG.
17 Aug 2017 description
Exposure to violent events or the risk of violence has led to intense mental suffering among the general population. The response to people’s mental health needs is largely inadequate.
17 Aug 2017 description
Resources for refugees are becoming strained, as a worsening security situation continues to fuel the world's 'fastest-growing refugee crisis', according to the NRC.
17 Aug 2017 description
Search and rescue teams have reached more than 100,000 people, but a key airport is closed and vital transport routes, communications, electricity and drinking water supplies are disrupted.
16 Aug 2017 description
report Theirworld
As schools reopen, the situation remains dire due to a shortage of teachers and textbooks. Despite best efforts, some 1.75 million children still remain out of school in the war-torn nation.
16 Aug 2017 description
Hours after the mudslides around Freetown, WFP began distributing initial two-week rations of rice, pulses, vegetable oil and salt to some 7,500 people in the hardest-hit communities.
16 Aug 2017 description
Of the 9.1 million new internal displacements, 4.6 million were caused by conflict, a figure which is already two-thirds of last year’s total. Disaster displacement continues at an unabated pace too.
16 Aug 2017 description
WHO urgently requires US$ 6.8 million to scale up its response activities in Somalia and conduct a measles immunization campaign for 4.2 million children in November 2017.
16 Aug 2017 description
Where safe access is possible, WFP plans to assist 25,000 displaced persons in Kasai Central and 17,000 people in the Kasai province in the coming days.
16 Aug 2017 description
More rain is likely to fall until the end of the rainy season in November, which could lead to further flooding. The risk of waterborne diseases is high, and compounded by a poor health system.
16 Aug 2017 description
190 security incidents involving civilians were reported in July in northeast Nigeria. Of note was an increase in the number of attacks on sites sheltering displaced civilians.