Humanitarian Bulletin Syria Issue 49 | 19 Jun – 16 July 2014

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 16 Jul 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

• 20,000 people reached with aid in the besieged areas of Madamiyet Elsham for the first time since late 2012.

• Adoption of Security Council resolution 2165 authorizes aid deliveries from four additional border crossings.

• 2.5 million people in Aleppo continue to be affected by water shortages.

• 2.7 million children received polio vaccination in June immunization campaign.

FUNDING

$ 2.3 billion requested (US$) for humanitarian assistance inside Syria

26% funded

$ 4.2 billion requested (US$) for the Regional Refugee Response Plan

33% funded

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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