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29 Mar 2015 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Afghanistan swore in Ashraf Ghani as its second democratically elected president in 2014. The period of political uncertainty surrounding the election fuelled further violence in the country. The year saw an increase in conflict related deaths, injuries and displacement, an influx of 280,178 Pakistanis seeking refuge in Afghanistan, significant malnutrition needs, and massive flooding in the north with 7,643 homes destroyed.

26 Mar 2015 description

Key highlights

  • Since 1 February, an estimated 8,176 families have been affected by floods, rain, heavy snow and avalanches in 133 districts in 24 provinces. A total of 281 people were killed and 81 people were injured. 1,429 houses were completely destroyed and 6,357 houses were damaged.

  • MRRD to present to cabinet the consolidated spring contingency plan for Afghanistan.

18 Mar 2015 description

Key Highlights:

  • Since 1 February, an estimated 7,018 families have been affected by floods, rain, heavy snow and avalanches in 120 districts in 22 provinces. A total of 254 people were killed and 72 people were injured. 1,312 houses were completely destroyed and 5,285 houses were damaged.

  • 180 ANA flights were carried out for search and rescue operations and emergency food and NFI distributions.

  • 6,125 individuals received health related services from the MoPH health response teams.

15 Mar 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 6,181 families affected by extreme weather

  • Thousands of malnourished Afghan children reached at Medair clinics with CHF fund

  • CHF first allocation will provide 22 million dollars for lifesaving action.

FUNDING

405 million requested (US$)

12% funded

12 Mar 2015 description

Key Highlights:

Since 1 February 2015, an estimated 6,181 families have been affected by floods, rain, heavy snow and avalanches in 120 districts in 22 provinces. A total of 224 people were killed and 74 people1 were injured. 1,381 houses were completely destroyed and 4,632 houses were damaged2 .

  • The government has declared a phase out of the emergency response in Panjsher.

  • 160 families were reportedly displaced by heavy snowfall in four districts of Faryab province.

10 Mar 2015 description
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SITUATION OVERVIEW

1 Strategic Response Plans in the MENA region received US$ 2.1 billion. The largest recipient was Syria, with US$ 1.08 billion, followed by Iraq with US$ 851.6 million. In total, the appeals and SRPs are 32.9% funded with a 67.1% shortfall.

2 The Syrian Humanitarian Response Plan (SHARP) and the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan (3RP) jointly requested US$ 6.79 billion. The total amount received is US$ 1.18 billion (17.3%), which leaves a total shortfall of US$ 5.62 billion (82.7%).

09 Mar 2015 description

Key Highlights:

  • An estimated 5,464 families have been affected by floods, rain, heavy snow and avalanches in 104 districts in 21 provinces. A total of 212 people were killed and 69 people were injured. 999 houses were completely destroyed and 4,116 houses were damaged1.

  • Close to 2,500 families were affected by flooding in the eastern region. 70% of those reportedly affected are in Nangarhar province2.