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25 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • The total number of Burundian refugees in Rwanda has increased to 86,600. Of this, 54,257 refugees are living in Mahama Camp.

  • Successful “Back to school campaign” resulted in 2,300 children entering/re-entering school. Education is being supported to build capacity, improve quality, and increase access impacting 389 teachers and more than 20,000 children.

25 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• Yemen is today one of the world’s largest humanitarian crises. It is estimated that now 20.7 million people – including over 11 million children – require humanitarian assistance, 2 million more than those in need at the end of 2016. The AWD/suspected cholera outbreak, the threat of famine and the undermined national systems, are contributing to exacerbate the suffering of millions of children and families.

25 Jul 2017 description
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Technical annex

The full implementation of this version of the HIP is subject to the adoption of the decision amending Decision C(2016) 8795

AMOUNT: EUR 20 000 000

25 Jul 2017 description

Executive Summary

Bangladesh graduated to lower-middle-income country status in 2015 and enters the era of the Sustainable Development Goals from a solid base, having made progress in reducing poverty, hunger and undernutrition in recent decades.

Numerous policy instruments provide a conducive environment, and emerging programmes supported by reforms, notably in social protection, have the potential to reduce the levels of food insecurity and malnutrition, which remain high, affecting a large proportion of the population.

25 Jul 2017 description
  • 57,215 new arrivals from CAR identified by local authorities, General Direction of Migration and National Commission for Refugees starting from mid-May 2017. Figure to be verified.

  • In June, a total of 1,280 South Sudanese refugees arrived in the DRC, a decrease again in comparison to May (2,139) and April (3,208)

  • As of 30 June, 30,036 Burundian refugees (9,043 households) live in Lusenda Camp, 61.3% of them are children under 18.

Working with Partners

25 Jul 2017 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

On 7 November 2016, several areas of Kosovo1 were flooded as a result of heavy rainfalls. The rainfall’s intensity was approximately between 20-25 mm per three hours or 60-75 mm per 24 hours. By 11 November 2016, its intensity reached a record level of 65-90 mm within 24 hours. In the five municipalities of Vushtrri, Gjakova, Rahovec, Podujeva and Malisheva, the situation became critical.

25 Jul 2017 description

This report is produced by OCHA Somalia in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 5 to 24 July 2017.

Highlights

25 Jul 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A total of 1,068 AWD/cholera cases and 3 deaths (CFR-0.3%) were reported during week 28 from 37 districts in 13 regions. Of these, 286 cases (27%) were reported from in Middle Shabelle region.

  • There was 13.1% increase in the number of new AWD/cholera cases from 928 cases in week 27 to 1,068 cases in week 28. Deaths also decreased by 0% from 3 during week 27 to 3 during week 28.

  • The number of cases in South Central decreased from 385 and 3 deaths during week 27 to 610 cases and 3 deaths in week 28.

24 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• Since the beginning of January 2017, the number of malaria cases has reached over 4.2 million people (with 1,891 deaths); UNICEF contributed to the National Malaria Response Plan with the provision of malaria drugs and diagnostic kits, and community mobilisation activities for an amount of about US$ 3.6 million.

24 Jul 2017 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

A total of 103,114 suspected dengue cases have been reported to the Epidemiology Unit, Sri Lanka from all over the island for the last 7 months in the year of 2017 with over 296 deaths. The trend diagram below clearly shows the outbreak proportions dengue is taking in the year 2017 in comparison to each year from 2010 to 2017. The current outbreak is predominantly due to Dengue Fever Virus Type 2 (DEN-2), to which the population has become susceptible due to immunological mechanisms.

24 Jul 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • The extension of the national Conditional Cash Transfer for Education (CCTE) was officially launched in June at a ceremony with representatives from the Government of Turkey, ECHO and UNICEF. The CCTE aims to promote attendance, reduce drop-out, and encourage enrolment for some 230,000 vulnerable refugee children.

  • UNICEF signed a two-year rolling work plan with the Ombudsman Institution in Turkey to strengthen its capacity to manage children’s rights cases and carry out evidence-based advocacy actions.