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North Waziristan Displacement 2014 - Weekly Situation Update # 6, 21- 28 July 2014

Highlights

  • As of 23 July 2014, 52,986 families (59 per cent) have been verified by National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) as displaced from North Waziristan Agency (NWA). 37,053 families (41 per cent) of the total 92,784 families registered have been rejected.

  • UNICEF WASH partner has repaired/installed WASH facilities in 136 schools benefitting 10,328 IDPs, provided 2,376,000 litres of water and carried out hygiene awareness sessions for 9,303 IDPs in Bannu.

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UNICEF-Sierra Leone Ebola Virus Disease Weekly update of 27th July 2014

Summary

  • The cumulative number of Laboratory confirmed cases are 458 whiles confirmed death is 153 with a Case Fatality Rate (CFR) based on confirmed cases of 33.4% (26/07/14).

  • Eighty two (82) patients are currently admitted at the Kailahun and Kenema Isolation Units with cumulative discharges of 116.

  • Total number of contacts listed is 1435: Kailahun (728), Kenema (449), Port Loko (52), Kambia (10), Bo (79), Bombali (24), Bonthe (21) and Western Area (72). 547 have completed 21 days and are dropped off from follow up.

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Ukraine Humanitarian Situation Report #14 - 25 July 2014

Highlights

  • UNICEF and the Ministry of Education and Sciences of Ukraine are jointly developing a school-based mine awareness education campaign to be launched from 1 September. The urgency for the campaign was underscored by 20 July mine explosion in Lysichansk town, Luhansk oblast, which severely wounded two children, of which one later died in hospital. Unexploded ordinances (UXOs) and unmapped mines continue to endanger children’s lives.

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UNICEF Liberia Ebola Virus Disease Situation Report #41, 25 July 2014

Sumary:

· Between 21 and 23 July, 36 additional suspected, probable and confirmed Ebola cases and four (4) additional deaths of suspected, probable and confirmed Ebola cases had been reported in Liberia. The additional cases include four (4) health workers.

· As of 23:00 on 23 July, the cumulative number of suspected, probable and confirmed Ebola cases reported during Ebola Outbreak #2 in Liberia stood at 258; and the total number of suspected, probable and confirmed Ebola deaths stood at 130.

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UNICEF Plane Delivers First Ever Humanitarian Supplies from Europe to Sulimaniyeh

Erbil, 24 July 2014 – UNICEF, in coordination with federal and regional authorities, today operated the first ever airlift of humanitarian aid from Europe to Sulimaniyeh, Iraq.

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Iraq + 1 other
Iraq Weekly Humanitarian Situation Report #3, 13 – 19 July 2014

Highlights

  • UNICEF successfully advocated for humanitarian access to Khanaqin, Diyala and through its rapid response mechanism provided over 16,000 IDPs in three areas with life-saving materials. Given the dire situation of IDPs, activities have significantly scaled up in Khanaqin where over 40,000 people had taken refuge.

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Joint statement on Security Council Resolution 2165 on humanitarian access in Syria [EN/AR]

NEW YORK/ROME, 16 July, 2014. We welcome Security Council Resolution 2165 on humanitarian access in Syria, which should enable us to reach up to 2.9 million more people with vital aid. This resolution represents a breakthrough in our efforts to get aid to Syrians in need.

As part of our ongoing response to the Syria crisis, we and other heads of agencies and partner NGOs are working on how best to implement the resolution, as a matter of urgency.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Iraq Weekly Humanitarian Situation Report #2, 06 - 12 July 2014

Highlights

• UNICEF successfully opened and is maintaining a humanitarian corridor to Sinjar, in Nineveh Province. A 2nd assessment mission to Sinjar took place on 7th July, following the 4th shipment of relief items to the affected IDPs in this area.

• The first shipment of 100,000 doses of Measles-Rubella vaccine arrived on 7th July. This was the second shipment of vaccines ever to be received at Erbil international airport.

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UNICEF-Liberia Ebola Virus Disease: SitRep #35, 11 July 2014

Summary

  • Since the evening of 8 July, four (4) new Ebola cases and five (5) new Ebola-related deaths have been reported in Liberia. This brings the total number of suspected, probable and confirmed cases reported during Outbreak #2 up to 137, and the total number of Ebola-related deaths up to 85.1 Total number of confirmed cases has risen to 64, including 40 deaths.

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Central African Republic Humanitarian Situation Report - 9 July, 2014

Highlights

  • Since 23 June, retaliatory violence between Anti-Balaka and ex-Seleka fighters in the Bambari area of Ouaka prefecture has led to the death of over 60 people and the subsequent relocation of non-essential UN staff to Bangui on 27 June. Five UNICEF staff remain in place.

  • 42 boys and 1 girl were released to UNICEF from ex-Seleka armed groups in Bambari and Ippy and placed in interim care.

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UNICEF Philippines Humanitarian Situation Report #23, Issued on 10 July 2014

Highlights

  • UNICEF and partners continue to provide life-saving and recovery assistance for children affected by Typhoon Haiyan. Eight months after the Typhoon, more is being done to restore lives back to normal and to build resilience against future disasters.

  • In June, the first three villages were verified free of open defecation. These communities have collectively changed their sanitation practices, using toilets and managing solid waste appropriately to prevent the spread of disease.

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UNICEF-Liberia Ebola Virus Disease: SitRep #34, 09 July 2014

Key Points

  • As of 08 July, three (3) new suspected EVD cases have been reported in Liberia.

  • According to the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare (MOHSW) the total number of suspected, probable and confirmed EVD cases reported for Outbreak #2 now stands at one hundred thirty-three (133). Of these, a total of sixty-two (62) are confirmed as EVD positive cases. The total number of deaths for Outbreak #2 in confirmed, probable, and suspected cases now stands at eighty (80). Thirty-eight (38) deaths have been confirmed as EVD positive cases.

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Cameroon + 2 others
UNICEF Cameroon Humanitarian Situation Report, June 30, 2014

Highlights

UNICEF continues to be engaged in providing humanitarian response in four regions of Cameroon – Far North, North, Adamaoua and East – which have been facing recurring emergencies.

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UNICEF South Sudan Humanitarian Situation Report #28, Reporting Period 18 – 25 June 2014

Highlights

  • The poor health and nutritional status of new arrivals in the Bentiu PoC has contributed to increased deaths among children under-five, from 18 to 24, mostly due to preventable diseases such as diarrhoea, pneumonia, malnutrition, and malaria. UNICEF and partners are scaling up the integrated WASH, health and nutrition response inside the PoC to address this, and looking at expanding the response in affected locations throughout Unity State.

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Syria Crisis Monthly Humanitarian Situation report 20 May – 12 June 2014: Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Iraq, Turkey and Egypt

Highlights

 The deteriorating situation in Iraq has led to a large influx of internally displaced people into the Kurdish Region of Iraq, where the majority of the Syrian refugees are located in the country. UNICEF is undertaking needs assessments, and providing an immediate WASH and nutrition response.

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Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) Consolidated Cluster Briefs 19 June 2014

Camp Coordination and Camp Management Cluster

OVERVIEW

The Camp Coordination and Camp Management Cluster tracks and monitors displacement flows in all displacement sites in order to define caseloads, identify vulnerable groups, monitor and coordinate service provision and advocate durable solutions for IDPs.

International Organization for Migration:

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UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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UNICEF-Liberia Ebola Virus Disease: SitRep #25, 18 June 2014

Key Points

· On Tuesday, 17 June, Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf visited Redemption Hospital in New Kru Town, Montserrado County, to console health workers following the death of their colleague, a nurse who contracted Ebola while treating a patient. The President thanked the staff for their work and reiterated the Government’s commitment to fighting the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.

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UNICEF Philippines Typhoon Haiyan Situation Report #22, dated 10 June 2014

Highlights

· UNICEF and partners continue to provide life-saving and recovery assistance for children affected by Typhoon Haiyan. More than six months after the Typhoon, more is being done to restore lives back to normal and to build resilience against future disasters.

· On 2 June, students commenced the new academic year. UNICEF supporting a broad-reaching ‘back to learning’ campaign with a focus on ‘safe schools’.

  • Typhoon Haiyan 5.9 million Children affected out of 14.1 million people affected (OCHA 28 Jan, 2014)

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Uganda + 1 other
Uganda Humanitarian Situation Report, 6 June 2014

Uganda has a long history of receiving and hosting asylum seekers from South Sudan. Cholera was identified and contained in Arua and neighboring Moyo districts