Recovery and Reconstruction

Maps and updates related to this term.

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Iraq + 1 other
Lost Generation or Generation Now? Kurdish Region of Iraq – June 2014 1 Lost Generation or Generation Now? Getting Syrian Refugee and Host­ Community Adolescents Back on Track in the Kurdish Region of Iraq

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Mercy Corps

The conflict in Syria and exodus of Syrians to neighboring countries is now in its fourth year. The length of this conflict tragically reminds us of the lives lost, as well as Syrian refugee and host community children and adolescents who lack education opportunities, face serious social tensions and suffer from unfulfilled potential and productivity.

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Turkey + 1 other
Understanding the needs of Syrian and Turkish adolescents in Gaziantep, Turkey to support personal resilience - Report

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Mercy Corps

Now in its fourth year, the conflict in Syria has reache d a boiling point: Mercy Corps ech oes UNICEF’s recent call to action by the international community: in its No Lost Ge neration report, UNICEF highlights the critical education and protection needs of the 4.6 million childre n and adolescents inside Syria and in th e neighboring countries affected by the ongoing crisis. Mercy Corps works with over one million young people in over 20 countries, including Turkey, Iraq,

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Syria Crisis Common Context Analysis

Introduction

The Syria crisis was declared a level-three (L3) humanitarian emergency in January 2013. A humanitarian appeal was launched in June 2013, the largest ever launched by the United Nations.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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

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Rs400,000 to be paid for each house destroyed during Operation Zarb-e-Azb: Baloch

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Frontier Post

MONITORING DESK

BANNU: Minister for State and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Abdul Qadir Baloch said on Monday that the government had decided to pay Rs400,000 for each house destroyed during Operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan.

Addressing the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPS) here, Baloch added that Rs50,000 would also be paid to the affected people for their return and ration. He clarified that the funds will only be released to the head of each household.

Frontier Post:

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Humanitarian Bulletin Myanmar, Issue 6 | 1 – 30 June

HIGHLIGHTS

Two years after inter-communal violence in Rakhine and the outbreak of conflict in Kachin, serious humanitarian needs remain.

Growing nutrition concerns for vulnerable children in Rakhine.

Major gaps in health coverage in Rakhine and risk of water borne diseases as rainy season starts.

Livelihood support programmes for vulnerable communities in Rakhine.

NGOs start innovative water and sanitation project in Sittwe IDP camps.

Key FIGURES

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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

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Daily Bulletin on North Waziristan Agency’s Displaced People, Update No – 23 (25/07/2014)

This update is produced by National Humanitarian Network which aims to provide a brief overview of IDPs situation on daily basis. The information below is provided by NHN KP/FATA chapter in coordination with partner organizations from KP/FATA.

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WFP Syria Crisis Response Situation Update: Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt, 09 - 22 July 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Food assistance reaches Damascus suburb of Moadamiyeh

  • 12-truck WFP convoy departs for Deir-ez-Zor city

  • Nutrition programme for displaced women launched in Homs and Lattakia

  • Ramadan distributions in Jordan conclude ahead of Eid

  • WFP monitoring shows most refugees in camps in Turkey to be food secure

  • In Egypt, Carrefour provides 3 percent discount on purchases with WFP e-card

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Guatemala: Sismo 7 julio 2014 - Reporte de Situación No. 02

Destacados

Se registran más de 250 réplicas en la zona de afectación, al menos 120 con magnitudes de entre 2.8 y 4.7

La Coordinadora Nacional de Reducción de Desastres (CONRED) aún no concluye la evaluación de daños en viviendas

No se esperan solicitudes de apoyo de gran cuantía hacia el sistema de Naciones Unidas

Panorama

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Vicepresidente entrega ganado bovino y herramientas a damnificados de Beni (Amplía)

Trinidad, 26 jul (ABI).- El vicepresidente Álvaro García Linera entregó el sábado ganado bovino y herramientas menores a los damnificados de Beni, en cumplimiento del compromiso gubernamental con las familias que perdieron su ganado, cosechas e infraestructuras por las lluvias e inundaciones que azotaron a esa región del país a finales del 2013 y principios del 2014.

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Renovation work of component workshop launched

SCA started the renovation work of the Jalalabad component workshop, which was damaged due to earthquake last year. The Post Code Lottery is funding the project and the renovation work will be completed within two months with a budget of 840, 000 AFS.

Last year the component workshop was cracked due to the earthquake in April. SCA RAD Programme is producing wheelchairs and other supportive devices for the rehabilitation of persons with disabilities.

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Honiara, Guadalcanal, declared no longer in state of disaster

The National Disaster Council (NDC) is revoking the state of disaster declared 4 April, as a result of the flash floods, which caused huge and wide spread damages to Properties, livelihoods and loss of human lives.

This was announced at 2pm today by the Honorable Bradley Tovosia: Minister of Environment, Climate Change, Disaster Management and Meteorology.

The NDC is satisfied there are no longer circumstances that warrant a state of disaster being declared.

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Pagibig assures aid for Glenda victims in Bicol

By: Sally Atento-Altea

LEGAZPI CITY, July 28 (PIA) – Processing of calamity loans is ongoing for eligible members of Pag-ibig Fund in the Bicol region residing in provinces declared under state of calamity due to typhoon Glenda.

Maria Luisa Rivero, Pagibig Legazpi Marketing and Sales Division chief, assured the availability of funds and services to accommodate the increasing number of Pagibig members coming in their office to file their loan applications.

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DOLE provides emergency employment to ‘Glenda’ victims in Central Luzon

By: Carlo Lorenzo J. Datu

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, July 28 (PIA) -- Around 1,130 families in Central Luzon, who were displaced by typhoon ‘Glenda’ two weeks ago, currently benefit from the emergency employment given by Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).

“Under our Tulong Panghanapbuhay para sa Ating Disadvantaged Workers (TUPAD), the head or member of an affected family performs community works for 5 to 10 days in exchange for a minimum wage rate of P336 per day,” DOLE Regional Director Ana Dione explained.

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Australian humanitarian assistance for Gaza

The Australian Government is deeply concerned about the continuing conflict between Israel and militant groups in Gaza, the growing number of casualties and the deteriorating humanitarian situation. Many Palestinian civilians have lost their lives along with a number of Israeli soldiers and civilians. Large numbers of people have been displaced from their homes, buildings and essential services damaged, and livelihoods jeopardised.

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Nigeria + 1 other
Canada announces support to create jobs and opportunities in Nigeria

Canada supports Nigeria’s efforts to promote youth entrepreneurship

July 26, 2014 - Ottawa, ON - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Senator Don Meredith, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced Canadian support for a new project to help increase job opportunities and promote entrepreneurship among young people in Nigeria.

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Lebanon + 5 others
Inter-agency regional response for Syrian refugees, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey 13 -19 July

REGIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • On 14 July, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 2165 on humanitarian access to Syria. The resolution is intended to facilitate the delivery of aid in line with the approach pursued by UN humanitarian agencies, which aims at providing humanitarian assistance to persons need throughout Syria, through the most direct routes. Specifically, the resolution authorizes the UN to use four border crossing points (two at the Turkish, one at the Jordan and one at the Iraqi borders) in addition to those already in use.

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Gobierno distribuyó 40% de 7.500 Tn de semilla para reactivación agrícola en regiones afectadas por lluvias

La Paz, 25 jul (ABI).- La ministra de Desarrollo Rural, Nemesia Achacollo, informó el viernes que hasta la fecha se distribuyó el 40% de 7.50 toneladas de semillas, para la reactivación agrícola de regiones afectadas por las lluvias a principios de año, en el marco del Plan Patujú.

"Ya se ha distribuido un 40 por ciento (de las 7.500 toneladas) de las semillas que servirán para la rehabilitación del sector agrícola que perdió sus cosechas y sembradíos a consecuencias de los desastres naturales", precisó.

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IKEA Foundation supports children in South Sudan

Three years after gaining independence on 9 July 2011, South Sudan’s children have yet to live in a country free from conflict. Supported by the IKEA Foundation, War Child is launching a new project to help children cope with the immediate and long terms consequences of conflict, and build the skills they need for a better—peaceful—future.

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EU Provides Life-Saving Support To Internally Displaced In Yemen

ANA’A – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today expressed its gratitude to the European Union (EU) for its latest donation of €6 million (US$8 million), which will be used to provide food assistance to internally displaced people (IDPs) and returnees, as well as supporting WFP’s efforts to combat malnutrition.

The contribution came from the European Commission's Humanitarian aid and Civil Protection department (ECHO), which was the fourth largest donor to WFP Yemen in 2013, when it provided some US$10 million in funding.