Más de 1.100 huarinos, entre estudiantes, familiares y funcionarios de la educación, fueron beneficiados por inversión en infraestructura para las escuelas de la comuna.
Estos proyectos reafirman que la educación de calidad debe ser una aspiración incluso aún mayor tras un desastre
SUIVI DE LA REPONSE HUMANITAIRE 2016
- The WFP Country Director and the Japanese Ambassador to Cambodia signed an Exchange of Notes for Japan’s Grant Assistance on 23 September for USD 2 million to the School Feeding Programme in 2016-20.
The national SMART nutritional survey conducted in August-September 2016 reveals global acute malnutrition (GAM) rates of 11.9% and severe acute malnutrition (SAM) rate of 2.6%, which are above the alert and emergency thresholds, respectively.
Since January, 127,596 children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) have been admitted for therapeutic care, reaching 66% of the fixed annual target (193,943).
Over 10,500 people are currently displaced and in need of humanitarian assistance. Partners are providing emergency assistance in camps and host communities. The majority of displaced people are sheltering in host communities.
Population movements are fluctuating as the front lines move, including people returning to their homes following improved security conditions in the immediate area.
- More than 1,100 local residents, including students, relatives and education professionals, have benefited from infrastructure investment for the schools of Huara district.
- These projects reaffirm that quality education that counts even more in the wake of a disaster.
25.10.2016 -Huara is a district located between the Andean highlands and the Pacific coast in Northern Chile, in Tarapacá Region. Comprising 28 towns and 6 villages set in a rugged landscape, locals make a living mainly from family agriculture wherever water is to be found amongst the gullies.
The rate of Burundi refugee arrivals per day continues to increase with influxes between 173 per day to as high as 453 per day. In addition, DRC refugee arrivals have increased over the past couple of months to as high as 65 per day.
Schools have reopened after the annual break, but attendance is falling short of enrollment numbers, primarily due to shortage of school supplies and classrooms.
This report has been developed collectively with humanitarian partners in the region to inform preparedness and advocacy efforts to mitigate and manage humanitarian risk in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes region. It presents a four-month trend analysis from June to September 2016 and a humanitarian outlook from October to December 2016. It is the fifth report in the series and updates the previous scenario report which was published in April 2016.
Nairobi, 25 October 2016 - A two-day European Union funded education curriculum workshop in Nairobi Kenya brought together Somali education authorities, education experts and international partners to review progress towards the implementation of the new curriculum framework and share best practices in a bid to accelerate the roll-out of the new curriculum across all Somali regions and States.
P-au-P, 24 oct. 2016 [AlterPresse]--- Sur 774 écoles, affectées par l’ouragan Matthew, seulement huit (8) d’entre elles ont pu être réhabilitées à date, selon un rapport du Ministère de l’intérieur et des collectivités territoriales (Mict), rendu public durant le week-end écoulé, et transmis à AlterPresse.
Only some schools can reopen in Maungtaw District due to ongoing security concerns.
Even though Thadingyut holiday period has ended, many school doors remain closed.
“There are some challenges to reopen schools. The main reason is security, including security for the teachers. Meanwhile, all schoolchildren have not yet gone back their homes,” said Deputy Director U Thet Lay Oo of Sittway Education Office.
So far, 50 schools have been reopened while 365 schools are still closed since the violent attacks on border police outposts on October 9.
The nutrition situation in Yemen continues to deteriorate, exacerbated by economic situation and weakened national systems, putting millions of Yemeni children and their families at risk of losing access to basic services.
Lessons for Impending Battles in Iraq and Syria
(Beirut) – Homemade landmines have killed and injured hundreds of civilians, including dozens of children, in Manbij, a city in northern Syria. The antipersonnel mines, often called improvised explosive devices, were planted by the extremist group Islamic State, also known as ISIS, which until recently controlled the city. Most of the mines appeared to be victim-activated and therefore banned under international law.
Ce rapport est produit par le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la Coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA) en Haïti en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il est publié par OCHA Haïti et couvre la période du 21 au 24 octobre 2016. Le prochain rapport sera publié le 26 octobre.
900 000 personnes ont besoin de vaccination contre le choléra dans les zones le plus touchées.
894 057 enfants parmi les 2,1 millions de personnes touchées
Global Handwashing Day was celebrated on 15 October. UNICEF is supporting the celebration across the country during the month. In Northern Bahr el Ghazal (NBeG), 500 members of 10 school hygiene clubs underwent refresher training in hygiene promotion.
Key priorities highlighted by the Inter-Ministerial Task Force (IMTF) for emergency response in the north east are food, nutrition, primary health care, WASH, education, recovery and resettlement with livelihood support.
In total 105,285 children with severe acute malnutrition (SAM) have been admitted to therapeutic feeding programmes in Adamawa, Borno and Yobe states, reaching 26 per cent of the target for 2016 (398,188).
By Atif Khurshid
25 October 2016
Recently I visited a primary school in Basra as part of a UNICEF team. As our plane landed at Basra airport by night, I could see flames shooting out of the oil wells that dot the landscape. Basra, which used to be best known for its port – Sinbad the Sailor journeyed from there – is now synonymous with oil.
• After a short-lived cessation of hostilities in Syria in September, Aleppo has witnessed an unprecedented level of violence, particularly in the East of the city, where scores of civilians were killed and infrastructure, including water and health facilities, were repeatedly attacked. East Aleppo has not received UN humanitarian aid since early July.