Humanitarian Bulletin Syria Issue 41 | 14 January 2013 – 31 January 2014 [EN/AR]

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 31 Jan 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 3 million people in hard to reach and besieged areas.

  • Food security continues to worsen with almost 10 million people vulnerable.

  • Food parcels for 5,800 people reaches Yarmouk Camp after weeks of attempts.

  • Conflict impacting capacity of water facilities to compensate for seasonal low rainfall.

  • 2.5 mil children reached with polio vaccine during 2nd ‘National Immunisation Days’ in January.

  • Donors pledge $2.3 billion at Kuwait conference.

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