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27 Apr 2017 description

More than 20 million people across four countries risk facing starvation and water shortages within six months. Wars in Yemen, north-eastern Nigeria and South Sudan have devastated livelihoods and collapsed economies, with famine already declared a reality in parts of South Sudan. Conflict and violence in all four countries have impeded physical and economic access to food, particularly as a result of the disruption of livelihoods and markets, as well as distorted access to land and employment.

27 Apr 2017 description
report Projet LONDO

En 21 mois seulement de mise en œuvre, le projet LÖNDO du gouvernement centrafricain appuyé par la Banque mondiale, a payé la faramineuse somme d’un milliard dix-huit millions six cents onze mille FCFA aux bénéficiaires, montant atteint le 14 avril 2017. Ce résultat permet d’apprécier les progrès accomplis par ce projet dans un pays en situation post-conflit avec une forte proportion de jeunes sans emploi.

27 Apr 2017 description

1599.4 M required for 2017 - Includes USD 1,261,527,328 requested by UNHCR under the 3RP Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan in Response to the Syria Crisis 2017-2018
393.8 M contributions received, representing 25% of requirements
1,205.6 M funding gap for the Syria Situation

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27 Apr 2017 description

Ramallah, 20 April, 2017 - The Government of Japan and UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, announced today the launching of a project under the title “Women's health: addressing pressing needs for sexual and reproductive health and breast cancer services in hardly hit communities”. The project will be implemented in Gaza and area C with financial support of USD 471,275 by the Government of Japan.

27 Apr 2017 description

Key findings:

  • Given the current tensions and previous cases of electoral violence, it can be assumed that some violence will occur following the 2017 elections in August. This will lead to protection concerns in many areas. Family separation is likely and there is a risk of GBV.

  • Insecurity and displacement will decrease humanitarian access, affecting drought response. Kenya also serves as a hub for humanitarian assistance in the Horn of Africa, with disruption affecting other countries in need.

27 Apr 2017 description

Overview

Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) have been sheltering at the Bentiu protection of civilian site (PoC) since December 2013. There are currently 120,194 IDPs seeking protection in the site. Humanitarian partners and UNMISS are working with the communities to improve the living conditions in the site.

27 Apr 2017 description
report Government of Peru

I. HECHOS:

Desde el 03 de enero al 24 de marzo de 2017, se vienen registrando fuertes precipitaciones pluviales ocasionando inundaciones, huaycos y deslizamientos que vienen afectando viviendas, vías de comunicación y áreas de cultivo en las provincias y distritos del Departamento de Ayacucho.

27 Apr 2017 description

ADAMA, ETHIOPIA – The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that it has received a vital new contribution of US$8 million from the Government of the People’s Republic of China for WFP’s life-saving nutrition support for children and women in Ethiopia.

The funding comes at a crucial time as Ethiopia endures one of the worst droughts in more than 50 years, affecting 5.6 million people. The contribution allows WFP to give specialized treatment to more than 277,000 children and women suffering from moderate acute malnutrition.

27 Apr 2017 description
report Government of Peru

I. HECHOS:

Desde el 31 de enero al 14 de marzo de 2017, se vienen registrando fuertes precipitaciones pluviales ocasionando inundaciones, huaycos, deslizamientos y desbordes afectando viviendas, vías de comunicación, instituciones educativas, locales públicos y áreas de cultivo en las provincias de Lambayeque

27 Apr 2017 description

This Operation Update n° 3 gives an account of the humanitarian situation and the response carried out by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea Red Cross Society (DPRK RCS) during the period between 12 September 2016 and 12 March 2017, as per revised emergency plan of action (EPOA) with the support of IFRC to meet the needs of floods affected families of North Hamgyong Province in DPRK.

SUMMARY

27 Apr 2017 description
report Government of Peru

I. HECHOS:

Desde 14 enero al 17 de marzo del 2017, se han registrado precipitaciones pluviales de moderadas a fuerte intensidad en las provincias del Departamento de Lima, las cuales han ocasionado inundaciones, huaycos, desbordes y deslizamientos causando afectación a y a la vida y salud de las personas, viviendas, instituciones educativas, establecimientos de salud, áreas de cultivo y vías de comunicación.

27 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fighting continues to damage critical water and power supply infrastructure, limiting access to safe drinking water for thousands of civilians

  • Restrictions on freedom of movement and access to basic services for civilians living in NGCAs continue

  • Humanitarian access and protection remain concerns in conflict-affected areas

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

27 Apr 2017 description
report Government of Peru

I. HECHOS:

Desde el 02 de enero al 15 de marzo de 2017, se registraron lluvias de moderada a fuerte intensidad generando huaycos, inundaciones y deslizamientos afectando viviendas, áreas de cultivos y vías de comunicación en las provincias del departamento de Huancavelica.

27 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Over 95,000 South Sudanese refugees arrived in the first three and a half months of 2017; the total number is 389,000 since Dec 2013.

• Lack of funding may affect the provision of health services in Otash IDP camp, South Darfur.

• Japan funding will allow for some 95,000 children U2 years in South and West Kordofan to be vaccinated against measles and polio.

• About 160,000 people are in need of assistance in the Abyei area.

Over 95,000 South Sudanese refugees arrive in 2017