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19 Jul 2017 description

Meet Hadeel Nimer, a 21 year–old student from Syria who now lives in Jordan. She used to feel trapped by her physical disability. Despite her physical limitations, she always tried to imagine a self-sufficient future for herself. Hadeel heard about the UNESCO-led scholarship program, funded by the Government of the Republic of Korea, at Al Quds College. She enthusiastically applied and was accepted.

19 Jul 2017 description

The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) continues to carry out operations to assist the local government of Ormoc City, Leyte in its efforts to secure the safety of residents and minimize their fear of possible aftershocks. The goal of the LGU is to convince residents to leave their communities which are in within the area of the July 6 earthquake fault line.

Last week, around 180 affected families from high ground Barangay Ga-as were transferred to the gymnasium of Barangay Dolores to protect from possible strong aftershocks and possible landslides.

18 Jul 2017 description

New Indonesia report highlights critical role of ending child poverty and violence to achieving sustainable development

NEW YORK/JAKARTA, 18 July 2017 –The Government of Indonesia and UNICEF today launched a new report showcasing the progress towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals that the country has made for children, acknowledging challenges and highlighting the crucial role of preventing violence against children in reducing poverty.

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Security Council

De conformidad con lo dispuesto en el Acuerdo Final para la Terminación del Conflicto y la Construcción de una Paz Estable y Duradera, firmado el 24 de noviembre de 2016 entre el Gobierno de Colombia y las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia–Ejército del Pueblo (FARC-EP), el 24 de marzo de 2017 recibí de la Representante Permanente de Colombia ante las Naciones Unidas, Sra. María Emma Mejía Vélez, un original firmado del Acuerdo Final acompañado de una carta del Presidente de la República de Colombia, Sr. Juan Manuel Santos Calderón.

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Security Council

In accordance with the Final Agreement for Ending the Conflict and Building a Stable and Lasting Peace, signed on 24 November 2016, between the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia-People’s Army (FARC-EP), on 24 March 2017, I received a signed original of the Final Agreement from the Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations, María Emma Mejía Vélez, along with a letter from the President of the Republic of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos Calderón.

18 Jul 2017 description

Nutrition and entrepreneurship training helps families stay healthy and build businesses

“The cash we receive has helped me a lot. When I receive the money, I buy food and sugar for the family, and it has supplemented my modest income from plaiting women’s hair.”

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Avant propos

Un enfant sur 10 présente un handicap. Les conflits armés et les catastrophes intensifient davantage les handicaps chez les enfants. Dans toute communauté affectée par une crise, les enfants et adultes handicapés font partie des plus marginalisés, et pourtant ils sont souvent exclus de l’aide humanitaire.
Les Principaux engagements en faveur des enfants dans l’action humanitaire constituent un cadre de travail destiné à fournir une aide humanitaire à tous les enfants, quelque soit leur statut ou leur situation.

18 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
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One in every 10 children has a disability. Armed conflict and disasters further increase disabilities among children. Within any crisis-affected community, children and adults with disabilities are among the most marginalized, yet they often are excluded from humanitarian assistance.

17 Jul 2017 description

Depuis le début de l’année, 1.041 personnes ont été enregistrés au site de Gado.

Au 30 juin 2017, la population du site s’élève à 24.183 réfugiés centrafricains. 58% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53% de la population totale du site.

17 Jul 2017 description

En réponse à l’afflux massif des refugies nigérians vers le Cameroun, le camp de Minawao a été ouvert depuis juillet 2013 pour permettre de fournir de façon coordonnée les services de bases aux populations nigérianes victimes de la crise humanitaire au Nigéria. La situation étant encore instable dans les régions du Nord du Nigéria, le Cameroun continue à enregistrer des personnes au camp de Minawao.

17 Jul 2017 description
report ACT Alliance

Flooding in North-Eastern State of Assam, India-RRF No. 08/2017

There have been heavy torrential rains since 2nd July 2017 in the North-Eastern state of Assam in India. The rains have continued and the floods have intensified in the last 48 hours. 24 districts of Assam have been affected during this current phase of floods. A population of 1,718,135 has been badly affected by current floods and is struggling with the worsening flood situation in the state.

14 Jul 2017 description

Estos enfoques hacen parte de los principios básicos del libre ejercicio de los derechos, de la equidad, y del reconocimiento de las diferencias entre los grupos poblacionales.

VILLAVICENCIO

Con el fin de crear un espacio de coordinación de la Política Pública de Grupos Étnicos víctimas del conflicto armado, se instaló y aprobó en la capital del Meta el Subcomité Étnico y de Enfoque Diferencial.

14 Jul 2017 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sector needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in June 2017, referring to the situation in May 2017.

14 Jul 2017 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sector needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in June 2017, referring to the situation in May 2017.

14 Jul 2017 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sector needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in June 2017, referring to the situation in May 2017.

14 Jul 2017 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sector needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in June 2017, referring to the situation in May 2017.