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Key figures

  • 27,228 of the displaced people are school age children that have been forced out of school since the start of the Mosul military offensive in October. Their future remains at stake if immediate action is not taken to promote their access to education.

  • 9,396 (4,668 females and 4,728) children in 13 camps have been provided with support to re-start school since their displacement from Mosul in October.

Humanitarian needs

05 Dec 2016 description
report Save the Children

A humanitarian catastrophe is unfolding. Northeast Nigeria is currently facing one of the worst humanitarian crises on the African continent. Nearly 400,000 children are severely malnourished, which is life-threatening without treatment and nearly 3 million conflict affected children are in need of education humanitarian assistance.

04 Dec 2016 description
report Save the Children

REGIONAL OVERVIEW

According to UNHCR 4,810,216 have now fled Syria. More than 2.5 million of them fled in 2014 alone. During the course of 2014, an average of more than 4,738 people fled every day. In 2015, more than 1.1 million Syrians fled the country, an average of more than 7,130 per day. Children now make up 47.6% of the refugee population, meaning there are an estimated 2,289,662 refugee children in the region.

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Jobs

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06 Dec 2016 description
job Closing date: 21 Dec 2016 Save the Children

Child Protection Sub Cluster Coordinator

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

06 Dec 2016 description
job Closing date: 20 Dec 2016 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

06 Dec 2016 description
job Closing date: 17 Dec 2016 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

06 Dec 2016 description
job Closing date: 18 Dec 2016 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

06 Dec 2016 description
job Closing date: 18 Dec 2016 Save the Children

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children's lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.