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30 Jun 2016 description

(ABUJA, 30 June 2016): United Nations agencies and partners in north-eastern Nigeria are reporting high levels of severe malnutrition and desperate conditions in areas that have recently opened up to humanitarian assistance.

30 Jun 2016 description

Highlights

  • The security context remains stable in the Lac region, but the deployment of Chadian soldiers in Niger and the resumption of military operations could lead to new population movements.

  • Following a new registration mission by the Shelter / NFI / CCCM cluster, there are now 111,683 displaced people, including 74,800 registered and 36,883 estimated displaced people.

30 Jun 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • La situation sécuritaire est restée stable dans la région du Lac, mais le déploiement de soldats tchadiens au Niger et la reprise d’opérations militaires pourraient donner lieu à de nouveaux mouvements de population.

  • Suite à une nouvelle mission d’enregistrement du cluster Abris/AME/CCCM, on compte désormais 111 683 personnes déplacées, dont 74 800 déplacés enregistrés et 36 883 déplacés estimés.

30 Jun 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Sudan hosts over 360,000 refugees and asylum seekers from Central African Republic, Chad, Ethiopia, Eritrea, South Sudan, Syria and Yemen

• Influx from South Sudan continues, with 5,000 arrivals from Raja into East Darfur reported over the past week.

• Response needed for an estimated 17,000 people displaced as a result of violence in Thur, Central Darfur.

• Several casualties reported as a result of inter-communal violence in Um Tajok, West Darfur.

Sudan hosts 360,000 refugees and asylum seekers

29 Jun 2016 description

(N'Djamena, 29 June, 2016): The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) has approved, under the rapid response window, the allocation of US$ 10 million for the humanitarian response in Chad, to meet the most pressing needs of those affected by the crisis in the Lac region, and food insecurity and malnutrition in the Sahel belt.

29 Jun 2016 description

(N’Djamena, le 29 juin 2016): Le Fonds central des Nations Unies pour les interventions d’urgence (CERF) vient d’approuver, sous le volet « réponse rapide », l’attribution de 10 millions de dollars américains pour la réponse humanitaire au Tchad, afin de répondre aux besoins les plus urgents des personnes affectées par la crise dans la région du Lac et par l’insécurité alimentaire et la malnutrition dans la bande sahélienne.

28 Jun 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Chad is part of the dynamics of the World Humanitarian Summit.

  • In Lac region sustainable solutions are needed to minimize the impact of the crisis on livelihoods, especially for 130,000 people in situation of food insecurity (“crisis phase”).

  • In preparation for floods, the humanitarian community is taking steps to maintain basic services in potentially inaccessible areas.

World Humanitarian Summit: challenges for Chad

28 Jun 2016 description
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Ecuador

El Gobierno ha extendido por 30 días el Estado de Excepción en las provincias de Esmeraldas, Manabí,
Santa Elena, Santo Domingo de los Tsáchilas, Los Ríos y Guayas. El número de muertos aumentó a 668. Se ha logrado 22% de cobertura al llamamiento de US$73 millones. OCHA 29,000 personas en albergues

Guatemala

28 Jun 2016 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Le Tchad s’inscrit dans la dynamique du Sommet Humanitaire Mondial.

  • Dans la région du Lac, des solutions durables sont nécessaires pour limiter l’impact de la crise sur les moyens d’existences, notamment pour 130 000 personnes en situation d’insécurité alimentaire (« phase crise »).

  • En préparation aux inondations, la communauté humanitaire prend des mesures pour assurer le maintien des services de base dans les zones potentiellement inaccessibles.

28 Jun 2016 description

Resumen de la Situación Plan de Respuesta por sequía 2016:

El impacto del fenómeno El Niño en Guatemala, se ve agravada por los efectos acumulativos de la sequía prolongada en 2014 y el hongo de la roya de café en el año 2013, siendo el corredor seco el área más afectada.

28 Jun 2016 description

CERF RELEASES ITS 2015 ANNUAL REPORT

In 2015, CERF allocated nearly US$470 million in humanitarian assistance for helping front line partners on the ground kick-start or reinforces emergency activities in 45 countries. CERF raised $409 million with the support from 59 member states.

27 Jun 2016 description

(New York, 27 June 2016): The number of people in need of humanitarian assistance in the world has soared to a record 130 million and US$16.1 billion is still required to help 95.4 million of the most vulnerable of them this year.

In December 2015, when UN and partners launched the 2016 Global Humanitarian Appeal, the aim was to provide humanitarian assistance to 86.6 million people and the requirements stood at $19.7 billion. This amount has now climbed to $21.6 billion.