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06 Jul 2015 description
report United Nations

MDG success springboard for new sustainable development agenda: UN report

New York, 6 July 2015—The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have produced the most successful anti-poverty movement in history and will serve as the jumping-off point for the new sustainable development agenda to be adopted this year, according to the final MDG report launched today by United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

06 Jul 2015 description

Date : Cette évaluation s’est déroulée les 11 et 12 Juiin 2015.

Zone d’évaluation : Les sites de BAMOU et de l’EVECHE à KAGABANDODO, préfecture de Nana Gribizi.

06 Jul 2015 description

Out-of-school numbers rise as aid to education falls short of 2010 levels

Paris, 6 July: A new study shows that the number of children and adolescents who are out of school is on the rise, and grew to 124 million in 2013. Released by the UNESCO Institute for Statistics (UIS) and the Education for All Global Monitoring Report (EFA GMR), it shows that international aid to education remains below 2010 levels and is grossly insufficient to meet new education targets to achieve universal primary and secondary education.

06 Jul 2015 description

As a result of the ongoing clashes, May 2015 witnessed two major military displacements in Idleb governorate. An estimated 147,391 people fled Idleb city and its surrounding, a further 41,830 were displaced from Jisr al Shugur.

06 Jul 2015 description

During the war that began on 8 July 2014, the people of Gaza endured airstrikes, naval bombardment, artillery fire and a ground invasion. Israeli communities, meanwhile, came under rocket and mortar fire from Palestinian factions. More than 2,100 Palestinians were killed, while 71 people in Israel died, including four civilians and one foreign national.

06 Jul 2015 description

In their new joint report “Walk the talk”, Save The Children and the Norwegian Refugee Council urge governments and the humanitarian community "to walk the talk by realizing their commitment to education in emergencies”.

The new report, which was launched in Geneva Tuesday this week, highlights that despite increased attention and recognition, education in emergencies remains the most underfunded of all humanitarian sectors.

06 Jul 2015 description

Highlights

  • UNHCR welcomes Ms. Pascal Moreau as the Representative in Turkey.

  • 130 urban Temporary Education Centres receive education material for Syrian students, supplied by UNHCR, approved by the Ministry of National Education.

06 Jul 2015 description

« N’était-ce cette école, mes enfants seraient encore en train de courir dans les savanes. Ils auraient pu être des délinquants. Qui sait, mes filles auraient déjà pu être tombées enceintes », estime Lenoix Guillaume, père de cinq enfants fréquentant cet établissement, situé dans le quartier de Laramé, section communale de Bizoton, à Carrefour.

06 Jul 2015 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction 1. The present report is submitted pursuant to the request contained in the statement by the President of the Security Council of 12 February 2013 (S/PRST/2013/2).

06 Jul 2015 description
report UN Security Council
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I. Introduction

  1. The present report is the sixteenth submitted pursuant to paragraph 17 of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), paragraph 10 of Security Council resolution 2165 (2014) and paragraph 5 of Security Council resolution 2191 (2014), in which the Council requested the Secretary-General to report, every 30 days, on the implementation of the resolutions by all parties to the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic.

06 Jul 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zamboanga Communications Working Group readies over 28,000 remaining IDPs for durable solutions.

  • Back-to-school campaign benefits conflict-affected children in Mamasapano.

  • Communication, accountability and community participation prompted for better humanitarian response and preparedness.

  • Carpenters build resilience in communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

FIGURES

Zamboanga Crisis

06 Jul 2015 description
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Reporting period from 28 February 2015 to 26 June 2015

I. Introduction

  1. The present report provides a comprehensive assessment of the implementation of Security Council resolution 1701 (2006) since my previous report of 28 February 2015 (S/2015/147).

06 Jul 2015 description
report Government of Kenya

Drought Situation & EW Phase Classification

Drought Phase: NORMAL

Biophysical Indicators

  • Biophysical indicators show no unusual fluctuations outside the expected seasonal range.
    o Good rainfall was received in the month – above normal range.
    o The vegetation condition index VCI-3month is slightly above normal.

Socio Economic Indicators (Impact Indicators)

Production indicators:

06 Jul 2015 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

Since 22 June 2015, Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) has been affecting Mindanao. Moderate to occasionally heavy rainshowers and thunderstorms were experienced in Regions IX, XII and ARMM, resulting to flashfloods and flooding especially in the low-lying areas.

II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (Tab A)

"1. As of 05 July 2015, a total of 25,876 families / 126,338 persons were affected in 199 barangays of 25 municipalities and 2 cities in 6 provinces of Regions XII and ARMM.

05 Jul 2015 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

Since 22 June 2015, Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) has been affecting Mindanao. Moderate to occasionally heavy rainshowers and thunderstormswere experienced in Regions IX, XII and ARMM, resulting to flashfloods and flooding especially in the low-lying areas.

II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (Tab A)

"1. As of 04 July 2015, a total of 25,738 families / 125,699 persons were affected in 193 barangays of 24 municipalities and 2 cities in 5 provinces of Regions IX, XII and ARMM.

05 Jul 2015 description

Key Figures:

  • 43,299 individuals displaced by conflict assessed/profiled in May 2015

  • Of these:
    2 % displaced in May 2015
    63 % in April 2015
    4 % in March 2015
    6 % in February 2015
    19 % in January 2015
    5 % earlier

  • Of these:
    51.6 % male
    48.4 % female
    61 % children

  • End of May 2015 around 916,435 IDPs assessed/profiled

PARTNERSHIP

  • National IDP Task Force chaired by the Ministry of Refugees and Repatriation (MoRR) and cochaired by UNHCR.

04 Jul 2015 description
report Al Jazeera

There is almost no avenue to higher education for Syrian refugee youths, raising fears of a lost generation

04 Jul 2015 description

KEY POINTS

  • More cases reported in Liberia

  • NERC says Operation Northern Push is succeeding in Sierra Leone

04 Jul 2015 description
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Highlights

  • 20,000 people newly displaced in Salah al-Din Governorate

  • Returnees to Tikrit in need of humanitarian assistance

  • Concern over forced returns in Kirkuk

  • The inter-agency IDP Call Centre went live on 30 June.

  • Iraq Humanitarian Pool Fund gains momentum

  • Limited funding continues to constrain the delivery of aid to people in need

04 Jul 2015 description

Por imposiciones del grupo armado posdesmovilización Autodefensas Gaitanistas de Colombia, al menos 32.000 habitantes de zona rural de los municipios de Achí y Tiquisio –región del Corcovado (sur de Bolívar), sufren graves limitaciones de movilidad y desarrollo de actividades diarias. Se estima que estas restricciones se presentan desde 2014, según misiones recientes a la zona, esta situación se ha agravado en los últimos meses.