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24 Apr 2017 description
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Highlights

  • Bridge crossings at Qayyarah and Nimrud were closed for much of the week due to flooding along the Tigris River, disrupting humanitarian operations.

  • This week, some aid services were also impacted by the temporary suspension of UN missions to western Mosul for four days due to security threats. This temporary suspension was lifted on 22 April.

24 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Humanitarian Coordinator calls on armed actors to uphold their responsibilities under international humanitarian law to protect civilians and ensure the proportionality of their actions.

• Nearly 60 aid workers relocated from Walgak and Waat in northern Jonglei due to intensified armed conflict.

• Cholera spreads to Duk, Ayod and Fangak counties in Jonglei, amidst the longest running outbreak since South Sudan became an independent nation in July 2011.

23 Apr 2017 description

Highlights

  • The humanitarian situation continues to deteriorate and the possibility of famine in 2017 persists. There is also a possibility of El Nino occurring towards the end of the year.

  • Rains have started in Somaliland, western parts of Puntland, Bari and Nugaal regions, while Lower Juba, Lower Shabelle and the coastal areas of Galgaduud and Mudug have remained dry.

23 Apr 2017 description

Highlights

  • As per the most recent assessment, some 153,012 individuals have been registered in the newly accessible neighborhoods, while 48,173 people originally from former eastern Aleppo still reside with relatives and acquaintances in the western parts of Aleppo city.

  • A total of 17,033 people have been registered in areas under the control of Kurdish forces, and 5,077 remain in Jibreen collective shelter.

23 Apr 2017 description

Destacados

● Más de 1.2 millones de personas se encuentran damnificados y afectados en el país a consecuencia de las lluvias e inundaciones. Más de 400 mil son niños, niñas y adolescentes (NNA).

● El número de personas damnificadas y afectadas en Piura se ha incrementado a 388,927 personas, lo que equivale al 32% del total de la población afectada y damnificada en el país por efecto de las lluvias.

● Aumentan los casos de dengue, Zika y chikungunya con relación al mismo periodo del año anterior.

23 Apr 2017 description

El 20 de abril de 2017 se presentó un desplazamiento masivo de 63 familias – 174 personas (número que podría variar al consolidarse el censo) de las veredas Guayabal, Piscindé y Vuelta Larga, pertenecientes al consejo comunitario Cuenca del Río Iscuandé del municipio de Santa Bárbara, como consecuencia de combates entre el ELN y un grupo armado sin identificar. Varias familias aún se encuentran en la zona, algunas por continuar trabajando y otras por cuidar sus pertenencias.

21 Apr 2017 description
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SITUATION OVERVIEW

Hostilities between non-state armed opposition groups (NSAOGs), the Government of Syria and the Islamic State continued across Syria, with the exception of a significant reduction in fighting across the months of Feb – April, 2016 due to the ‘Cessation of Hostilities’ agreement brokered by the ISSG and the Humanitarian Task Force. As of early July, eastern districts in the city of Aleppo became effectively besieged by government of Syria forces, where some 250,000 – 275,000 people were in need.

21 Apr 2017 description

Desde el 28 de marzo, se estima que aproximadamente 550 personas (200 familias) de comunidades indígenas de las etnias Emberá Dóbida y Wounaán, y comunidades afrodescendientes de la cuenca del río Truandó (Pavas, Truandó Medio y Clavellino, Quiparadó Platanillo, Kiparadó La Loma, Juin Duur) y una comunidad del Carmen del Darién (La Madre), se encuentran desplazadas en la cabecera municipal de Riosucio.

21 Apr 2017 description

Mas de 1.000 personas resultaron afectadas por la emergencia desencadenada tras las fuertes lluvias que cayeron sobre Manizales en la noche del 18 de abril, las cuales causaron el deslizamiento del cerro Sancancio e inundaciones en la zona urbana de la ciudad. A la fecha de la publicación de este informe, se registran 17 personas muertas, 66 desaparecidos, 23 heridos, 70 viviendas colapsadas y 400 desalojadas ante el riesgo de nuevos deslizamientos por estar ubicadas en las laderas de los ríos y quebradas. Cerca de 25 barrios fueron afectados por la emergencia.

21 Apr 2017 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Les résultats d’analyse de la sécurité alimentaire et de nutrition, publiés en mars 2017, indiquent que 2,2 millions de personnes seront touchées par l’insécurité alimentaire au Tchad de mars à mai 2017, soit presqu’une personne sur cinq.

  • Contre tous les défis qui engendrent des conditions de vie précaires et une vulnérabilité accrue aux chocs soudains et chroniques, il faut adopter une nouvelle façon de travailler humanitaire-développement.

20 Apr 2017 description

Latest developments 

  • On 19 April, **a Palestinian man drove his vehicle into an Israeli settler at the Gush Etzion junction (Hebron), injuring him, and was subsequently shot and killed** by Israeli forces, according to Israeli media reports.

Biweekly highlights

20 Apr 2017 description
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  • In late March 2017, parties to the Four Towns Agreement reached an agreement whereby, amongst other provisions, evacuations from the “Four Towns” (Madaya, Az-Zabadani, Foah and Kafraya) were to be carried out. Evacuations were also envisaged from Yarmouk camp in Damascus City.

  • On 15 April, the evacuation to Idleb City started for an estimated 2,350 people from Madaya town, and the evacuation to Aleppo City started for 5,000 people from Foah and Kafraya towns.

20 Apr 2017 description

El 6 de abril, 149 personas (49 familias) se desplazaron de la vereda Monte Tarra (Municipio Hacarí) debido a un hostigamiento contra una unidad militar, seguido de combates entre Fuerza pública y el ELN

Producto de las acciones armadas, las personas se desplazaron a otras veredas del municipio para proteger sus vidas. Una persona (civil) que resultó herida, fue trasladada al Hospital Emiro Quintero Cañizares Regional de Ocaña, donde horas más tarde falleció.

20 Apr 2017 description

Au sommaire

Déclaration de l’épidémie du paludisme p.1

Évaluations MIRA p.2

Déplacements internes et externes p.2

Analyse des risques humanitaires p.3

Bilan du financement humanitaire p.4

POINTS SAILLANTS

  • L’épidémie du paludisme a été déclarée, le 13 mars 2017

  • MIRA : insécurité alimentaire, problèmes d’accès à l’eau potable et mortalité croissants

  • Près d’un demi-million de Burundais déplacés

Le Burundi déclare l’épidémie de paludisme

20 Apr 2017 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 62 000 nouvelles personnes déplacées internes ont été rapportées depuis une semaine dans la région des Kasaï, dont environ 32 000 dans la province du Kasaï Central et 29 000 dans le Kasaï, suite à des affrontements entre les milices et les FARDC ou des tensions intercommunautaires.

  • L’impact de la crise s’étend au-delà des Kasaï, avec par exemple plus de 11 000 Congolais ayant fui vers l’Angola depuis le 13 avril dernier, et 28 000 personnes qui ont quitté la province du Kasaï pour celle du Lualaba.

20 Apr 2017 description
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Highlights

  • Over 62,000 new internally displaced persons (IDPs) have been reported in the Kasai region for the past week, in the wake of clashes between the militia and the FARDC or as a consequence of intercommunity tensions. Among them, approximately 32,000 are in Central Kasai Province and 29,000 in Kasai Province.

  • The impact of the crisis extends beyond the Kasai region: over 11,000 Congolese have fled to Angola since 13 April, and 28,000 people have left Kasai province for Lualaba province.

19 Apr 2017 description

Highlights

  • The UN Under-Secretary-General and Emergency Relief Coordinator (USG/ERC) and the Malagasy Permanent Representation at the UN re-launched the Flash Appeal on ENAWO on 28 March in New York, with the participation of the Malagasy Prime Minister, various Ministers and the UN Resident Coordinator for Madagascar via videoconference.

18 Apr 2017 description
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  • Military operations to retake Mosul reached the six-month mark this week on 16 April, with the Government of Iraq reporting that as of 16 April a total of 323,000 people were displaced from western Mosul.

  • The cumulative number of IDPs since the beginning of the Mosul operation on 17 October 2016 reached 484,000 people as of 16 April, according to the government. The government reports that 91,000 individuals have returned to eastern Mosul, and around 393,000 people are currently displaced as of 16 April.

18 Apr 2017 description

Au sommaire

Principaux facteurs de l’insécurité alimentaires p.2

De plus en plus d’écoles ferment face aux menaces sécuritaires p.2

Les interdictions de motos affectent l’accès aux services sociaux p.4

Assistance aux 10 000 nouveaux déplacés au centre p.5

Manque d’accès à l’eau en zones rurales de la région de Ménaka p.6

Financement du plan de réponse humanitaire en 2017 p.8

FAITS SAILLANTS

 Un Malien sur cinq sera en insécurité alimentaire pendant la soudure

18 Apr 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • One in five Malians will be food insecure during the lean season

  • Central Mali : more schools are closing due to security threats

  • Motorcycle bans affect people’s access to basic social services

  • ‘Alarming’ lack of access to water in Menaka rural areas

3.8 million people affected by food insecurity