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28 Feb 2017 description

Insecurity forces relocation of 28 aid workers from famine-hit Mayendit

(Juba, 28 February 2017): A week after localized famine was declared in parts of South Sudan, the Humanitarian Coordinator, Mr. Eugene Owusu, has appealed to all parties to ensure immediate, safe and unhindered access across the country.

27 Feb 2017 description

Ce rapport a été produit par OCHA en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il a été publié par le Sous-bureau OCHA Bambari et couvre la période du 19 au 26 février 2017. Sur le plan géographique, il couvre les préfectures de Ouaka, Basse-Kotto, Haute Kotto, Mbomou, Haut-Mbomou et Vakaga.

FAITS ESSENTIELS

· Situation de la protection des déplacés peuhls au niveau du Lycée d’Ippy : le processus est en cours pour leur éventuelle relocalisation;

27 Feb 2017 description

Ce rapport a été produit par OCHA en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il a été publié par le Sous-bureau OCHA Bambari et couvre la période du 05 au 12 février 2017. Sur le plan géographique, il couvre les préfectures de Ouaka, Basse-Kotto, Haute Kotto, Mbomou, Haut-Mbomou et Vakaga.

FAITS ESSENTIELS

  • La reprise des combats sur l’axe Ippy-Bria à la base d’un de nouveaux déplacements de populations;

27 Feb 2017 description

Desde el pasado 24 de febrero, aproximadamente 24 familias (más de 60 personas) de la Vereda Los Domingos del municipio de Santa Bárbara de Iscuandé, se desplazaron como medida de autoprotección debido a la presencia de hombres armados desconocidos, quienes asesinaron a cinco pobladores en la vereda. De acuerdo a información local, cinco familias permanecen en la vereda ya que no cuentan con recursos necesarios para desplazarse.

27 Feb 2017 description

Highlights

• Since military operations in western Mosul began on 19 February, approximately 8,000 people have fled from western Mosul and its surrounding villages to locations south of Mosul city. People arriving at these locations are often exhausted and dehydrated. Emergency kits of food and water have been distributed to 8,800 people in camps and emergency sites, in addition to distributions to displaced people moving to these locations.

27 Feb 2017 description

The Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) remains one of the challenging development and humanitarian issues in Afghanistan. Limited access to WASH means a significant burden of poor health, nutrition, education and protection for children and women. The Humanitarian Response Plan (HRP) envisaged a need for reaching 1.02 million people with WASH response in 2016. The Cluster partners have successfully reached more than 898,909 people during the January to end of December 2016.

27 Feb 2017 description

From 1 January 2017 to 20 February 2017, 22,067 individuals fled their homes due to conflict. A total of 18 out of 34 provinces had recorded some level of forced displacement. Constrained humanitarian access hinders assessments, thus preventing verification of the full extent of displacement and undermining the provision of assistance and services. Displacement affects all individuals differently with needs, vulnerabilities and protection risks evolving over time due to exhaustion of coping mechanisms and only basic emergency assistance provided following initial displacement.

27 Feb 2017 description
Philippines Profile
Region I (Ilocos Region) Profile
CAR (Cordillera Administrative Region) Profile
Region II (Cagayan Valley) Profile
Region III (Central Luzon) Profile
National Capital Region (NCR) Profile
Region IV-A (CALABARZON) Profile
Region IV-B (MIMAROPA) Profile
Region V (Bicol) Profile
Region VI (Western Visayas) Profile
Negros Island Region (NIR) Profile*
Region VII (Central Visayas) Profile
Region VIII (Eastern Visayas) Profile
Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) Profile
Region IX (Zamboanga Peninsula) Profile
Region X (Northern Mindanao) Profile
Region XI (Davao) Profile
Region XII (SOCCSKSARGEN) Profile
Region XIII (Caraga) Profile

This booklet (updated as of January 2017) is a compilation of snapshots featuring geographic and demographic data of the Philippines and its 18 regions. The profiles present data from various government sources, which are the most comprehensive and up to date available. These profiles provide a concise reference for operational planning and analysis for disaster preparedness and response.

25 Feb 2017 description
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Key messages

  • Escalation of conflict on Yemen’s Western Coast has resulted in significant civilian casualties and large scale displacement, further aggravating the humanitarian situation.

  • Over 44,000 people have recently fled the conflict throughout Taizz Governorate, including at least 25,000 from Al Mukha and Dhubab districts.

  • Protection concerns persist for those still residing in areas of active conflict, including Al Mukha City and neighbouring villages.

25 Feb 2017 description

• Promesses de contribution à hauteur de $458 millions de dollars américains pour 2017 et $214 millions pour 2018 et au-delà, annoncées par 14 donateurs

• La conférence a donné une voix aux personnes touchées par le conflit et la crise

• Accord pour répondre aux besoins de développement à plus long terme et chercher des solutions durables aux crises

24 Feb 2017 description

Ce rapport est produit par OCHA en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires. Il est diffusé par OCHA RCA et couvre la journée du 22 février 2017

I. POINTS SAILLANTS/PRORITES

  • 30 000 personnes pourraient être déplacées

  • 300 personnes vivent en enclave à Ippy

  • Le Chef de l’UPC, Ali Darrassa, quitte Bambari

II. Aperçu de la situation

24 Feb 2017 description

« Une aide alimentaire pour sauver des vies aujourd’hui et assurer l’avenir en œuvrant pour l’autonomie des femmes, des enfants et des adolescents. »

CONTEXTE

La sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle dans le nord-est nigérian et la région du Lac Tchad

24 Feb 2017 description

“Humanitarian food assistance to save lives today and secure the future for tomorrow by empowering women, children and youth.”

BACKGROUND

Food and nutrition security in North East Nigeria and the Lake Chad Region