Humanitarian Bulletin Sri Lanka Issue 01 Jan-Feb 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 28 Feb 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

• The humanitarian response strategy JPA 2012 was reviewed and closed.

• The Government appreciated the good collaboration of the humanitarian community and the donors in resettling over 400,000 persons within three years.

• The humanitarian community stressed the importance of conducting multi-sectoral needs assessments to extend support to the most vulnerable when needs arise.

• Floods affected large part of the island in January.

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