Humanitarian Bulletin South Caucasus and Central Asia, Issue 03 | 1 January – 30 June 2014

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 30 Jun 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Multiple disasters hit Tajikistan

  • Tense situation on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border

  • Drought in Kyrgyzstan might drive up food prices

  • Floods in Kazakhstan

FIGURES

No. of Syrian Armenian refugees 16,000

Affected pop. in Tajikistan 7,400

No. of disasters in Tajikistan 21

No. of disasters in Kyrgyzstan 82

CAUCASUS

Total population 17 mln

Pop. below poverty line 2.6 mln

Average HDI 0.74

No. of disputed territories 3

Pop. living in disputed territories 435,862

No. of IDPs 282,396

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