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28 Apr 2017 description

Temas Destacados

  • Se mantienen (1) Provincias en Alerta Roja, (10) en Alerta Amarilla y (13) en Alerta Verde por posibles Inundaciones repentinas urbanas y rurales, crecidas de ríos, arroyos y cañadas, así como deslizamientos de tierra.

  • Las personas deben abstenerse de cruzar ríos, arroyos y cañadas que presenten altos volúmenes de agua.

28 Apr 2017 description

APPEL ÉCLAIR US$64.5M

Nécessaires pour atteindre 731.000 personnes avec une assistance pour sauver des vies et une protection dans les six mois à venir.

URGENCE COMPLEXE DANS LA REGION DES KASAI

APERCU DE LA CRISE

26 Apr 2017 description

Temas Destacados

  • Se mantienen (1) Provincias en Alerta Roja, (9) en Alerta Amarilla y (8) en Alerta Verde por posibles Inundaciones repentinas urbanas y rurales, crecidas de ríos, arroyos y cañadas, así como deslizamientos de tierra.

  • El COE, DESCONTINUA EL NIVEL DE ALERTA VERDE PARA LAS PROVINCIAS DE: La Romana, Samaná,
    Dajabón, La Altagracia, Elías Piña, Santiago y Puerto Plata

  • Las personas deben abstenerse de cruzar ríos, arroyos y cañadas que presenten altos volúmenes de agua.

26 Apr 2017 description

This report is for the general public and the media.

SUMMARY

Kamensk-Shakhtinskiy, Russian Federation. The Observer Mission (OM) continues to operate 24/7 at both Border Crossing Points (BCPs). The overall number of border crossings by persons increased at both BCPs.

OPERATIONAL REMARKS

The OM is currently operating with 20 permanent international staff members, including the Chief Observer (CO). The Mission is supported administratively by a Vienna-based staff member.

25 Apr 2017 description

During the first half of April 2017 SARC’s Disasters Management Unit – Damascus Branch distributed a total of 3350 Hygiene Kits for Special Needs at the Maysat center in Damascus.

The number of beneficiaries was 850 newborns, children and 2,500 elderly, provided by the German Red Cross, in addition to 350 health baskets provided by the International Committee of the Red Cross.

24 Apr 2017 description

Este documento fue elaborado por OCHA con apoyo de UMAIC1 y con información suministrada por miembros del Equipo Local de Coordinación de Nariño.

24 Apr 2017 description
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Highlights

  • Bridge crossings at Qayyarah and Nimrud were closed for much of the week due to flooding along the Tigris River, disrupting humanitarian operations.

  • This week, some aid services were also impacted by the temporary suspension of UN missions to western Mosul for four days due to security threats. This temporary suspension was lifted on 22 April.

24 Apr 2017 description
report Caritas

Madeleine Rwasa a plus de 70 ans. Elle a fui le Burundi suite aux désordres provoqués en 2015 par la décision du Président Nkurunziza de briguer un troisième mandat. Comme quelque 50 000 autres burundais, elle vit dans le camp de réfugiés de Mahama, à l’est du Rwanda, près de la frontière tanzanienne. Madeleine Rwasa est seule. Ses trois petits enfants l’ont abandonnée. La faim lui donne parfois des vertiges. Elle a perdu toutes ses dents et ne survit, comme tant d’autres, que grâce à l’assistance fournie par Caritas Rwanda.

24 Apr 2017 description

Background

Jordan hosts asylum seekers and refugees from different neighbouring countries. As of 31st December 2016, 655,344 (514,274 and 141,070 in urban and camps respectively) Syrian refugees have been registered with UNHCR Jordan office since the onset of crisis in 2011. In addition, Jordan hosts asylum seekers and refugees from Iraq, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia.

24 Apr 2017 description

Anticipated scope and scale

Sindh province in Pakistan has been experiencing extreme hot and dry temperatures since 12 April. Many rural areas of Sindh are currently experiencing daily highs above 40°C, which are forecast to continue until early May. Average annual temperatures are in the mid-thirties at this time and increase to reach their peak in May and June, when urban areas including Karachi will be severely affected by the heatwave.

24 Apr 2017 description

Introduction to the Study

The April 25 earthquake in Nepal and the subsequent aftershocks resulted in losses not only in terms of lives and physical infrastructures but also of historical, social, cultural and economic aspects of the country and its population. Thirty-one out of the 75 districts of Nepal were affected by this devastation with 14 of them located in the Central and Western mountains and hills including Kathmandu Valley and categorized by the Government of Nepal as the most affected1. An estimated 5.4 million people live in these 14 districts.

23 Apr 2017 description

"We left because of darkness, hunger, and death. There are bullets and air strikes. We were injured, our children were injured"

By Ahmed Aboulenein

MOSUL, Iraq, April 23 (Reuters) - Heavy two-way traffic of carts carrying children, clothes, and the elderly crowded the main Baghdad-Mosul road on Sunday as hundreds of Iraqis fled heavy fighting or made their way back to areas seized back from Islamic State.

21 Apr 2017 description

829,925 Registered Refugees and Asylum-seekers

238,272 Households