2.1 million food insecure people in C.A.R. — 48% of the population of the country (WFP)
600,000 displaced persons (CMP)
481,000 C.A.R. refugees (UNHCR)
The surge in violence in C.A.R. and its spill-over effects in Cameroon, Chad, DRC and RoC led the humanitarian community to revise the 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan, which now requires USD 497 million instead of USD 399.5 (an increase of 24 percent), but is only 27 percent funded.
The child protection sector in Syria is comprised of approximately 96 partners including, UN, INGO, Syrian NGO and government agencies operating in 13 governorates. The sector works to prevent and respond to abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence against children through strengthening community-based child protection programming, including psychosocial support, providing specialized child protection services, mine/explosive remnants of war risk education and strengthening the capacity of frontline workers and volunteers to respond to child protection issues.