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17 Mar 2017 description

Faits saillants

• L’épidémie de choléra se stabilise dans le Territoire de Mambasa.

• 85% des 3 642 cas de violences sexuelles basées sur le genre rapportés dans l’ancienne Province Orientale se sont produits en Ituri.

• Plus de 11 600 personnes retournées victimes de conflits fonciers attendent une aide au retour.

Aperçu de la situation

16 Mar 2017 description
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Highlights

  • Conflict along the western coast of Taizz Governorate escalated in January 2017 and has continued over the last week, including in several areas adjacent to coastal districts and near the southern border of Al Hudaydah Governorate.

16 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Nearly one in ten people is severely food insecure

  • SAM rates surpass the critical threshold of 2% in Kirundo

  • Malaria outbreak in Burundi: more than 9 million cases and over 4,000 deaths since January 2017

  • CERF supports food security and protection (DTM) sectors with US$3.5 million

Nearly one million more people affected by food insecurity in 2 months

16 Mar 2017 description
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HIGHLIGHTS

  • Over 25,000 people in Belle Elsereif in South Darfur’s East Jebel Marra locality are in need of humanitarian aid.

  • Aid organisations continue to respond to the needs of over 53,000 Jebel Marra IDPs in North Darfur.

  • National cereal production is estimated at 8 million MT—a 70% increase compared to the five-year average.

  • Over 11,000 people in Kurmuk locality, Blue Nile State are facing serious water shortages.

FIGURES 2017 HRP

16 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Mr. Mark Bowden, who finished his posting as Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan in February, farewells the humanitarian community, reflecting on his successes and challenges as HC, and what still needs to be achieved.

• Undocumented returnees receiving cash assistance under an NCRO program prioritised spending on food, rent, debt repayment and health expenses, according to a recent post distribution monitoring survey.

15 Mar 2017 description

Este documento se elaboró con información de OCHA, la Cruz Roja Colombiana Seccional Antioquia y el Departamento Administrativo del Sistema para la Prevención, Atención y Recuperación de Desastres (DAPARD).

Colombia – Flash Update No. 1: Emergencia por inundación en Murindó (Antioquia)

14 Mar 2017 description

Este informe fue elaborado por OCHA con apoyo de UMAIC1 y con información de las comunidades y de socios del Equipo Local de Coordinació (ELC) de Chocó.

Flash Update No. 2: Desplazamientos y restricciones a la movilidad en comunidades de la cuenca del Río Baudó (Chocó)

El 9 de marzo se presentó un nuevo desplazamiento en el municipio de Alto Baudó. Por lo menos 127 personas de las comunidades de Santa Rita y Puerto Palacios, se desplazaron hacia las comunidades de Villa Cecilia, Nauca y Chigorodó, zona rural del municipio.

13 Mar 2017 description

FAITS ESSENTIELS

  • 197 personnes déplacées d’une communauté à risque ont été délocalisées d’Ippy pour Maloum le 27 mars 2017;

  • Résultats de la mission Inter-agences effectuée dans la zone de Maloum (55 km au Nord-Est de Bambari sur l’axe Ippy) le 3 mars ;

  • Environ 4 830 déplacés en provenance d’Atongo-Bakari (72 Km au Sud d’Ippy) signalés dans le Village Balenguere (PK45 de Bria) ;

13 Mar 2017 description
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Highlights

  • The week from 6 March to 12 March 2017 saw approximately 18,100 people displaced from western Mosul due to military operations. In total, approximately 69,000 people have been displaced from western Mosul into camps and emergency sites according to the Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM). According to the government figures, the total of West Mosul displaced stands at 92,035 people.

13 Mar 2017 description

Highlights

  • A total of 141,493 people have been registered in the newly accessible neighbourhoods of Aleppo city. Some 45,850 people remain displaced towards the western part of the city, and 5,275 people reside in the Jibreen collective shelter, some of them newly displaced from rural eastern Aleppo

13 Mar 2017 description

Key Issues

  • Government and partners taking steps to improve humanitarian coordination in Somali region

  • Some 4.6 million people in need of water trucking support in new drought-hit areas

  • Government provides 200, 000 bales of animal fodder to drought affected areas

13 Mar 2017 description

Highlights

  • The remnants of Intense Tropical Cyclone Enawo exited Madagascar on the morning of Friday 10 March 2017. The storm traversed nearly the length of the island over two days, affecting communities from north to south across Madagascar’s eastern and central regions.

  • Wind damage and widespread flooding in cyclone-affected parts of the north-east, and heavy rains and widespread flooding in eastern, central and south-eastern parts of the country has been recorded.

13 Mar 2017 description

Countrywide Conflict Displacement

The total number of individuals displaced by conflict in 2016 has risen again slightly from last week to 653,294 as joint teams finalise assessments of those displaced last year.

In 2017 so far, 26,089 individuals have been verified as displaced, with 21 provinces recording some level of forced displacement. The provinces of highest displacement so far are Nangarhar, Kandahar, Faryab, Hilmand and Zabul.

11 Mar 2017 description

Highlights

  • Up to 42,000 people have been displaced as a result of the three phases of the Euphrates Wrath Operation. Most displacements remain temporary to nearby communities with the intention to return once the security situation has improved. New displacement is expected as military operations continue.

  • Reports of Ar-Raqqa city being increasingly isolated, with the Raqqa– Deir-ez-Zor road cut as a result of SDF ground advances. US Led Coalition airstrikes further limit civilian movement.

11 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • All structures in Khan al Ahmar, a Palestinian Bedouin community in the Jerusalem governorate, were served with final demolitions orders, increasing the risk of a mass forcible transfer.

  • Largest seawater desalination plant in Gaza inaugurated and expected to serve 275,000 people, less than 15% of Gaza’s population.

  • Key measures by humanitarian organizations can mitigate the humanitarian impact of de facto settlemment expansion.

10 Mar 2017 description
  • Se ha producido un evento El Niño Costero de nivel débil a moderado durante el presente verano, generando fuertes lluvias desde enero generando inundaciones, movimientos en masa y otros fenómenos asociados (vientos fuertes, granizadas, tormentas eléctricas, nevadas) que, al 6 de marzo, han afectado a más de 600,000 personas a nivel nacional.

  • 11 regiones han sido declaradas en Estado de Emergencia, y una por peligro inminente ante el incremento paulatino del caudal de los ríos amazónicos.

10 Mar 2017 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

• 271 millions de dollars recherchés à travers le Plan de Réponse Humanitaire.

• Le déficit fourrager affecte la scolarisation de 33 000 élèves.

• Environ 12 millions dollars à mobiliser pour la lutte contre la méningite.

• Besoins urgents en eau, hygiène et assainissement à Diffa.

• Acquisition d’un nouvel avion humanitaire.

271 millions de dollars recherchés cette année

10 Mar 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• More than 338,000 people in Leer, Mayendit, Koch and Panyijiar have received humanitarian assistance since localized famine was declared in Leer and Mayendit in South Sudan.

• Cholera cases have been confirmed in Malakal town, bringing the number of counties affected countrywide to 14.

• Heavy clashes between armed groups in Jonglei’s Uror and Nyirol counties forced thousands of civilians to flee.

09 Mar 2017 description

Highlights

  • Latest estimates indicate that about 94,000 people remain displaced (either in Bangladesh or within northern Rakhine) as a result of the 9 October attacks and subsequent security operations.

  • Humanitarian organizations in Bangladesh estimate that over 74,000 people have crossed the border into Bangladesh since October and remain in the Cox’s Bazaar area.

  • An estimated 20,000 people remain internally displaced in northern Rakhine.