Committee on the Rights of Persons
The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities today concluded its consideration of the initial report of Colombia on its implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Increasingly Complex Conflicts with Devastating Impact on Children, UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Warns General Assembly in Annual Report
23 Aug 2016
New York – In her annual report to the General Assembly, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict, Leila Zerrougui, highlighted the devastating impact on children of increasingly complex conflicts, despite concerted efforts and significant progress achieved over the past year.
2,700 people have fled to Uganda over the past two days, 1,386 on Monday and 1,314 on Sunday.
Oraba continues to be the main border crossing point, and is now receiving nearly twice as many new arrivals on a daily basis than Elegu. This reflects the fact that most people arriving in Uganda in recent days are fleeing from Central Equatoria.
Ayman and Mohammad didn’t know each other before they arrived in Lebanon as refugees from Syria. Chance brought them together, where the two men are now rebuilding their lives with each other’s help and the support from Handicap International. The organization has provided them with rehabilitation and given them equipment to make their daily lives easier. Moreover, Ayman now volunteers for Handicap International, to advance the rights of refugees with disabilities and injuries in Lebanon.
The following have been adapted from the attached updated list of overall programme priorities for the purposes of the Jordan Humanitarian Fund (JHF) call for proposals of September 2016.
The Barzani Charity Foundation (BCF) is a charity, independent and non-profitable organization and was formed in 2005 in the Kurdistan Region capital city Erbil. BCF dedicates its works and project on humanitarian efforts and helping poor people as well as refugees. The Barzani Charity Foundation gives great importance to education children and providing medical needs and equipment to disabled people across Kurdistan Region.
Robert Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP047
Lisu Boarding-House CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP049
AD-2000 Tharthana Compound CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP050
Mu-yin Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP051
Htoi San Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP052
Yoe Kyi Monastery CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP053
Nant Hlaing Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP054
Ta Gun Taing Monastery (Shwe Kyi Na) CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP055
Phan Khar Kone CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP193
Aung Thar Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP194
Qtr. 2 Myoma Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP025
Qtr. 4 Monestry (Thargaya Thayett Taw) CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP026
Mading Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP027
Hkat Cho CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP028
Maina Catholic Church (St. Joseph) CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP029
Qtr. 3 Mu-yin Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP030
Maina AG Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP031
Qtr. 2 Lhaovo Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP032
Nawng Hee Village CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP033
Thargaya Lisu Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP037
Waingmaw AG Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP038
Shwe Gu Baptist Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP067
Shwe Gu Catholic Church CP_Pcode : MMR001CMP068