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ROMENA: Regional Humanitarian Funding Update (28 August 2014) [EN/AR]

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SITUATION OVERVIEW

Strategic Response Plans in the MENA region received US$ 1.74 billion, the largest recipient was Syria, with US$ 692 million, followed by Palestine with US$ 271 million. In total, the appeals and SRPs are 40.1% funded with a 59.9% shortfall. Iraq SRP was over funded by 81.2%.

The Syrian Humanitarian Response Plan (SHARP) and the Regional Response Plan for Syrian Refugees (RRP) jointly requested US$ 6.02 billion. The total amount received is US$ 2.41 billion (40%), which leaves a total shortfall of US$ 3.61 billion (60%).

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan and Pakistan: Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 28 August 2014) [EN/AR]

A new snapshot highlights armed conflict causing widespread displacement and increasing humanitarian needs in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Palestine, Yemen and Pakistan.

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Afghanistan - Common Humanitarian Fund Allocation Strategy - 2014 Second Round

The Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) for Afghanistan was established in January 2014 under the leadership of the Humanitarian Coordinator (HC). The objectives of the Afghanistan CHF are to promote needs-based assistance in accordance with humanitarian principles, to respond to the most urgent needs, and strengthen coordination and leadership through priority clusters and the HC.

The total amount of funding available for the second round allocation to the Afghanistan CHF in 2014 is US$12.6 million. This paper outlines the Allocation Strategy for this round of funding.

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Global Humanitarian Overview - Status Report, August 2014

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102 million people are estimated to be in need of humanitarian assistance compared to 81 million in December 2013. Global financial requirements to cover humanitarian needs rose from $12.9 billion to $17.3 billion now.

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 19 August 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. As of 15 July, 12,340 of the original estimate of 13,0001 displaced families had been assessed. From 16 July to 19 August an additional 8,473 families were assessed and reported by UNHCR.

Food, WASH, shelter and non-food items are the immediate priority needs.

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Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan and Pakistan: Attacks Against Aid Workers 2013 -2014, 19 August 2014

Attacks against humanitarian workers are on the rise in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, Pakistan and South Sudan. For the period 2013-2014, 298 incidents were recorded against humanitarian workers, in which 286 were killed, 441 wounded and 402 kidnapped. The overwhelming majority of victims are national staff, with Non-Governmental Organizations the most affected.

Over the last decade, there has been a steady increase in the number of attacks, with 2013 witnessing the highest number of incidents

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Afghanistan Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 30 | 01 - 31 July 2014

According to the National Nutrition Survey 2013, approximately one in 10 Afghan children under the age of five is acutely malnourished; one in 25 is severely malnourished and at risk of death if not treated; and 2.2 million children, from an under-five population of 4.8 million, are stunted.

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 7 August 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. As of 15 July, 12,340 of the original estimate of 13,0001 displaced families had been assessed. From 16 July to 06 August an additional 4,022 families were assessed and reported by UNHCR.

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OCHA Country Based Pooled Funds 2013

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 25 July 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. As of 15 July, 12,340 of the original estimate of 13,0001 displaced families had been assessed. From 16 to 25 July an additional 3,028 families were assessed and reported by UNHCR.

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Afghanistan Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 29 | 01 - 30 June 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

• 13,000 families flee from North Waziristan Agency to Afghanistan.

• Shelter cluster identified 7,856 Category A caseloads (shelter needs) for flood affected families in Northern Afghanistan.

• Civilian casualties and displacement in northern Helmand

13,000 families flee from North Waziristan Agency to Afghanistan

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 15 Jul 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. So far 12,340 families assessed as of 15 July (including approximately 269 Afghani families, who also have crossed the border from NWA.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Pakistan: North Waziristan Displacements Situation Report No. 6 (as of 9 July 2014)

This report is produced by OCHA Pakistan in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by OCHA Pakistan. It covers the period from 4 to 9 July 2014. The next report will be issued on or around 16 July.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Registration has re-opened for those families who could not register earlier for a variety of reasons. Grievance desks have been established to facilitate families with documentation issues.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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ROMENA: Regional Humanitarian Funding Update (30 June 2014) [EN/AR]

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SITUATION OVERVIEW

Strategic Response Plans in the MENA region received US$ 1.216 billion, the largest recipient was Syria, with US$ 593 million, followed by Afghanistan with US$ 241 million. In total, the appeals and SRPs are 30.6% funded with a 69.4% shortfall.

The Syrian Humanitarian Response Plan (SHARP) and the Regional Response Plan for Syrian Refugees (RRP) jointly requested US$ 6.5 billion. The total amount received is US$ 1.9 billion (30%), which leaves a total shortfall of US$ 4.6 billion (70%).

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 3 Jul 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. So far 70,826 individual assessed out of 95,411 (estimated) as of 03 July (including approximately 138 Afghani families, who also have crossed the border from NWA and are living in several districts in Khost province).

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Pakistan: North Waziristan Displacements Situation Report No. 5 (as of 3 July 2014)

This report is produced by OCHA Pakistan in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by OCHA Pakistan. It covers the period from 1 to 3 July 2014. The next report will be issued on or around 9 July.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Registration has re-opened for those families who could not register earlier for a variety of reasons.

  • Grievance desks have been established to facilitate the families with documentation issues.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Afghanistan: Cross-Border Movement from Pakistan (as of 29 June 2014)

Recent security situation in North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in Pakistan has led to the displacement of thousands of people to surrounding districts in Paktika and Khost province in Afghanistan. Initial registration figures, as of 29 June, indicate a total of 95,411 persons (14,615 families). Approximately 777 Afghans have also crossed the border from NWA and are living in several districts in Khost province.
Food, WASH, shelter and non-food items are the immediate priority needs. Humanitarian partners currently providing assistance in the region include AADA, APA/UNHCR, ARCS,

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Afghanistan: Operational Presence and Operational Capacity* (3W) in Northern Region (April to June 2014)

  • Operational Presence:
    Organizations that are physically present in the di strict and are delivering a humanitarian service or implementing a humanitarian project during the reporting period.
    If a large organization or UN agency is implementin g a project through an implementing partner (indepe ndent humanitarian actors only, NOT Government and NOT Private Contrac tors), the implementing partner that is physically accessing and delivering the service in the district is considere d.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Afghanistan: Operational Presence and Operational Capacity* (3W) in Southern Region (April to June 2014)

  • Operational Presence:
    Organizations that are physically present in the di strict and are delivering a humanitarian service or implementing a humanitarian project during the reporting period.
    If a large organization or UN agency is implementin g a project through an implementing partner (indepe ndent humanitarian actors only,
    NOT Government and NOT Private Contractors), the im plementing partner that is physically accessing and delivering the service in the district is considered.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

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Afghanistan: Operational Presence and Operational Capacity (3W) in North Eastern Region (April - June 2014)

  • Operational Presence:
    Organizations that are physically present in the district and are delivering a humanitarian service or implementing a humanitarian project during the reporting period.
    If a large organization or UN agency is implementing a project through an implementing partner (independent humanitarian actors only, NOT Government and NOT Private Contractors), the implementing partner that is physically accessing and delivering the service in the district is considered.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.