230 CAR refugees were registered in Bétou areas and Brazzaville this week. The number of new arrivals, except for the regularization, is currently lower.
Up to 30 august 2015, 30,114 CAR refugees were registered in the Republic of Congo, including 19,473 who arrived after 5 December 2013.
Chile - IOM Chile is ending its emergency assistance to victims of floods that hit northern Chile in late March.
The emergency response, which was funded by a USD 338,220 grant from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), allowed IOM, with Caritas and Chilean Red Cross, to facilitate the return of displaced families in the municipalities of Diego de Almagro, Chanaral, Tierra Amarilla, Paipote and Copiapo.
IOM also completed a needs assessment and distributed cleaning kits, non-food relief items (NFIs) and 200 tool kits for reconstruction.
Cameroon - Two years since the conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR) began, IOM is continuing to help Chadian migrants stranded in Cameroon to return home. The migrants were living in CAR and had to flee during the conflict.
Last weekend (29/8) IOM transported 129 Chadian migrants from Cameroon to Chad by road with funding from the UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF).
A. Situation analysis
Description of the disaster
In the second half of January 2015, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) was affected by heavy rainfalls and snow in the higher areas. The extreme precipitation caused serious damages in the eastern part of the country, especially in the Municipality of Karbinci where the villages were immediately evacuated due to the rise of the rivers and the water level of the man-made lake in Kalimanci and Gradche.
A. Situation analysis
Description of the disaster
Typhoon Maysak made landfall at Chuuk lagoon on Sunday 29 March and Ulithi Atoll, Yap on 1 April while neighbouring islands within the two states also experienced strong destructive winds causing widespread damage to infrastructure, shelter and agricultural resources.
In Ash Shaikh Othman, IOM began the rehabilitation of the water network for Al Sadaqah hospital located in Ash Shaikh Othman District
312 Ethiopians were provided onward transportation assistance from Obock to Addis Ababa where they received post arrival assistance.
IOM conducted a two day refresher training course to health personnel from the Puntland Ministry of Health on a number of health issues.
The British support ship has been tasked by the Department for International Development to offer assistance to the communities of Coulibistrie, Colihaut, Dublanc and Bioche which have been severely damaged by a combination of flash flooding, mudslides, landslides and rock falls. In addition, most of the communities have been left inaccessible, following the erosion of major transport routes.
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said:
Susan C. Aro
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Sept. 4 (PIA) - - Calamity fund for the victims of typhoon Ineng in the province is already available
Governor Nestor Fongwan announced this on Thursday during the turn-over of seeds and rice assistance as agri-rehab to farmers affected by typhoon Egay and monsoon rains in July.
Following the declaration of the province under the state of calamity, financial assistance for those affected by typhoon Ineng is available and will be charged under the calamity funds, said Fongwan.
Maria Teresa B. Benas
BANGUED, Abra -- Damages wrought by Typhoon Ineng had left the province of Abra under state of calamity.
Damage reports validated by the various member-agencies of the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) reached a total of P667,000,500.97 worth of infrastructures and agriculture including houses that were totally and partially damaged by Ineng. Of the 27 municipalities, 16 have been severely affected.
Published: Wednesday, 02 September 2015 14:30
The Government of Dominica continues to seek assistance from every part of the globe.
This is all in an effort to bring relief to those who have been affected by the passage of Tropical Storm Erika.
The communities identified as “special disaster areas” as well as other critical areas have already begun receiving supplies including food, water, and medicine.
At a press conference on Monday August 31st, Prime Minister Skerrit conveyed that he has written to every country seeking assistance.
NAN, 04 September 2015, (NNT) - Heavy rain continued to pour in the North and Northeast, increasing Mekong River water levels in Nong Khai and Nakhon Phanom provinces and flooding more than 200 homes in Nan province.
Nan officials distributed drinking water, medicine and leptospirosis vaccines to flood-affected locals in Chiang Klang district. The latest official reports on Thursday showed flood levels were as high 1m. Runoff also damaged more 1,000 rai of farmland.
The flood situation in Assam remains grim even as the number of flood hit people has increased to 12.40 lakh in over 2199 villages across 19 districts.
Four more people have been killed due to floods in Assam and nearly 1.76 lakh hectares of cropland has been damaged.
More than 2.66 lakh displaced people have taken shelter in 385 relief camps.
The worst affected districts are Dhemaji, Dibrugarh, Lakhimpur, Tinsukia, Kokrajhar, Nalbari and Dhubri.
In the area rivers are flowing above the danger mark.
HKAMTI — Continuous heavy rains in Hkamti District and northern parts of Chindwin River since August 30 are still inundating low-area villages and Hkamti town in Sagaing Region.
The sandbags and water control walls have not been able to prevent water spilling out of the lake and river.
A total of 353 households in low areas of the township were inundated and 1,803 flood victims are sheltering in a camp with assistance of accommodation and foods at the town’s Myatheintan Pagoda.— District IPRD
Calais, 31 August 2015
Today, the European Commission announced financial aid to support France to help address the situation in Calais.
European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos visited Calais, alongside French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Minister of Interior Bernard Cazeneuve.
Minbu — Well-wishers and officials of Township Development Supporting Committee on 2 September provided 50 bags of rice and clothes to residents from the villages that faced erosion of Ayeyawady River in Minbu Township.
A total of 59 houses of 210 have been removed in Htonmagyi village due to overflow of Ayeyawady River. The flesh flood of the river caused erosion at the bank where 19 houses were located.