733,312 Total number of refugees
36,939 Number of Unaccompanied Minors and Separated Children
52.7% Percentage of women and girls
59.6% Percentage of Children
The United States contributed an additional US$ 21.1 million to support UNRWA efforts to respond to the humanitarian needs of Palestine refugees from Syria (PRS) in the region. The United States is the largest bilateral UNRWA donor, with this latest contribution bringing the total US contribution towards the 2015 UNRWA Syria Emergency Appeal to nearly US$ 97.5 million.
The Commissioner said the attack was launched by elements of SPLA –IO who came from Panyijar (Unity State).Attack on Manteu Barracks, according to the Commissioner, is a proof that it was the SPLA-OI (rebels).
12 persons were killed in the attack (1 female, 11 male) out the 11 men one is a soldier and the rest are said to be civilians. 50% of the 25 wounded were reported brought to Rumbek State hospital while the rest are being treated in Maper (CUAMM PHCC. This was observed by the team)
Following reported bombings and claims of displacement in Raja Town. The Inter-Cluster Working Group (ICWG) in WBeG State requested OCHA to facilitate and lead and IRNA mission in the county to verify claims of displacement and assess the general Humanitarian and protection situation of both old and new caseloads of IDPs in the County.
The IRNA team had two major objectives:
• Plus de 10 000 personnes déplacées (chiffres à confirmer) sont arrivées dans les sites de Kanaba et de Kabizo dans le Territoire de Rutshuru
• Plus de 18 000 enfants ont bénéficié d’un appui d’urgence en éducation dans le Territoire de Beni
To mark and celebrate the UNESCO-led annual World Teachers’ Day (WTD) on 5 October, under the international slogan ‘Empowering Teachers, Building Sustainable Societies – Mobilizing for a Roadmap 2030 for Teachers’ UNRWA produced a short documentary film to showcase the role of teachers in society and in providing quality education.
The full implementation of this version of the HIP is subject to the adoption of the decision amending Decision C(2014)10012 final and the availability of the relevant appropriations.
AMOUNT: EUR 164 000 000
0. MAJOR CHANGES SINCE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE HIP
Out of school and into marriage: 39,000 girls forced to marry every day
Girls in 26 countries are more likely to be forced into marriage than to enroll in secondary school, research from CARE has found.
The report, Vows of Poverty, has been released to mark the International Day of the Girl on 11 October and provides a snapshot of the forces that drive girls into marriage and out of school.
The report found:
On April 25 Srijana Dhital was spending a Saturday morning at home with her family when the walls started shaking violently around them.
They ran out of the house just before it collapsed, relieved to have escaped injury. But their home in the Himalayan foothills was gone — one of hundreds of thousands of houses destroyed in the largest earthquake disaster in Nepal’s history.
As she and her family rigged up a shelter for themselves using sheets of tin and plastic tarps, Srijana, a 21-year-old teacher, realized how drastically her life had changed in an instant.
La cifra de colombianos deportados desde Venezuela a través de Norte de Santander, La Guajira, Arauca y Vichada, alcanza los 1.821 -al 7 de octubre.
Se mantienen cerrados los registros de población retornada, con un total de 22.302 retornados en Norte de Santander, La Guajira, Arauca y Vichada.
Se mantienen los cierres de frontera en los departamentos fronterizos.
Primary schools students from across the island are benefitting from a donation from the Staff Association of the CARICOM Secretariat.
On Friday October 2nd, the secretariat made a presentation of $8,500 in school supplies to the Ministry of Education.
Curvell David is Monitoring and Evaluation Officer at the CARICOM Secretariat.