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17 Jan 2017 description

Refugees
4 859 908 registered Syrian refugees (including 29 000 registered in North African countries).
Estimated 110 000 Palestine refugees from Syria in neighbouring countries, Egypt and Europe.

IDPs
6.3 million
280 000 internally displaced Palestine refugees

16 Jan 2017 description

A UN delegation is currently visiting Lebanon to conduct a Strategic Review of UNIFIL. This is pursuant to a request made by the UN Security Council in its resolution 2305 of August 2016 in order to ensure that the Mission is configured most appropriately to fulfill its mandated tasks.

15 Jan 2017 description

Following 9 months of joint efforts with UNRWA, UNDP presents the “WASH-friendly School Toolkit” to serve as an activity guide for all service providers aiming to transfer WASH-related life skills to children (6 to 17 years), particularly health educators and teachers in UNRWA schools.

15 Jan 2017 description
report Human Rights Watch

Rapport mondial 2017 : Les démagogues menacent les droits humains

Donald Trump ainsi que des démagogues européens favorisent l’intolérance et les discriminations

15 Jan 2017 description

Key messages

  • The Syria conflict has triggered the world's largest humanitarian crisis since World War II. Humanitarian needs are huge, population displacement persists and fighting continues in many parts of the country. In Aleppo and in other areas of the country the scale of destruction is massive; needs for basic services, protection, shelter and infrastructures are widespread in both urban and rural areas.

14 Jan 2017 description
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Technical Annex - version 3

The full implementation of this version of the HIP is subject to the adoption of the decision amending Decision C(2015) 8936 final and conditional upon the necessary appropriations being made available from the 2016 general budget of the European Union.

AMOUNT: EUR 379 400 000

13 Jan 2017 description

The UN Refugee Agency urges governments to do more to help and protect refugees and migrants battling freezing temperatures in Europe.

BELGRADE, Serbia – Thousands of refugees and migrants are grappling with freezing conditions as severe winter weather sweeps across Europe, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, said on Friday, calling on governments to do more to help and protect them.

13 Jan 2017 description

The monthly dashboard summarizes the progress made by partners involved in the Lebanon Crisis Response and highlights trends aecting people in need. Partners in Lebanon are working to: 1) ensure humanitarian assistance and protection for the most vulnerable among the displaced from Syria and poorest Lebanese; 2) strengthen the capacity of national and local delivery systems to expand access to and quality of basic services; and 3) reinforce Lebanon’s economic, social, institutional and environmental stability.

12 Jan 2017 description
report Human Rights Watch

Amin, de 18 años, se convirtió en refugiado cuando su familia huyó de Siria al Líbano hace cinco años. Desde entonces, no ha vuelto a pisar una escuela. Debido a que su padre no pudo conseguir estatus legal ni trabajo, la responsabilidad de mantener a la familia de siete cayó sobre Amin. Cuando dejó su escuela en Homs cursaba apenas el séptimo grado. De la noche a la mañana, el niño de 13 años pasó de las aulas al trabajo en la construcción donde empezó a ganarse la vida transportando bloques de cemento para nuevos edificios de apartamentos. “Llevo aquí cinco años.

12 Jan 2017 description
report Human Rights Watch

Amin a 18 ans. Il est réfugié au Liban depuis que sa famille a fui la Syrie il y a cinq ans et n'a pas mis les pieds à l'école depuis son arrivée dans le pays. Sans permis de séjour, son père n’a pas de travail et c'est à Amin que revient la responsabilité de soutenir matériellement sa famille de sept personnes. Quand il a dû quitter son école à Homs, Amin avait 13 ans et était en classe de cinquième. Il travaille aujourd’hui dans le bâtiment et transporte des blocs de ciment pour construire de nouveaux immeubles d'habitation.