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République Centrafricaine (RCA) Rapport de situation No.34 (au 16 juillet 2014)

Faits saillants

• Il reste environ 103 000 PDI à Bangui, soit une baisse de 2 300 comparée à la semaine passée.

• Le 9 juillet, une mission multi-agences de l'ONU voyageant dans le nord de la RCA, a été prise en otage pendant des heures par des éléments anti-Balaka à environ 90 km de Bangui.

• Suite aux affrontements de la semaine dernière à Bambari, plus de 20 000 PDI habitent dans trois sites de PDI. Depuis le 14 juillet, UNICEF et le PAM, en partenariat avec ACTED, ont distribué des articles non vivres à 2 000 ménages du site S à Bambari.

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Boletín Monitoreo en Terreno No. 9: Emergencia Inundaciones -Beni 2014 Oficina de la Coordinadora Residente 22 de julio de 2014

Coordinación

  • La OCR con apoyo de OCHA mantiene un punto focal en terreno para facilitar la coordinación y el intercambio de información entre los actores humanitarios.

  • La Dirección de Gestión de Riesgos de la Gobernación del Beni, informa estar alarmada por el nivel de ríos en las cuencas media y baja y el aporte intermitente de la cuenca alta; dado que a esta época del año se tienen 2 metros sobre el nivel de barranco todavía y el margen para empezar la época de lluvias es de 2 meses.

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Boletín Monitoreo en Terreno No. 8: Emergencia Inundaciones -Beni 2014 Oficina de la Coordinadora Residente, 10 de julio de 2014

Coordinación

  • El Gobierno Municipal de San Ignacio de Moxos opera en coordinación con el COED Beni, VIDECI, FUNDEPCO (CAHB), PMA, UNICEF, FAO, Save The Children, Médicos SAFCI, Acción Contra el Hambre (ACH), SEDEGES, SENASAG y Proyecto DRIPAD Beni.

  • El Gobierno Municipal de Santa Ana del Yacuma operó en coordinación con el COED Beni, SEDES, Médicos SAFCI, FUNDEPCO (CAHB), OXFAM, UNICEF, PMA, FAO, VIDECI, Fuerza Naval y Visión Mundial.

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World + 3 others
Why soldiers rape — and when they don’t — in diagrams

By Lauren Wolfe/Director — July 25, 2014

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Ethiopia + 1 other
UNICEF Ethiopia South Sudanese Refugees’ Update SitRep #14 – (Reporting Period 1 – 15 July 2014)

Highlights:

  • As of 18 July, 173,752 South Sudanese asylum seekers have arrived in Gambella Region of Ethiopia. Nearly 90 per cent of the new arrivals have been relocated to refugee camps.

  • The SMART nutrition survey is completed in all the three camps. The preliminary findings show high level of malnutrition with GAM rates of 25.8%, 30.3% and 28.0% and SAM rates of 5.7%, 10.0% and 7.8% in Leitchor, Kule and Tierkidi refugee camps respectively.

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Ethiopia + 1 other
US Providing 800 mln USD to Advance Country’s Development

Addis Ababa July 25/2014 The US government is providing up to 800 million USD annually for Ethiopia to advance the country’s development in the fields of health, education, agriculture and food security, and energy, the US Ambassador to Ethiopia said.

Ambassador Patricia M. Haslach said the United States is committed to working in partnership with the Government of Ethiopia to better the lives of its people.

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Preventing election violence in Burundi through peer-support

By Caroline Madueno

In 2010 the first democratic elections took place in Burundi after a long and devastating civil war. The election period was marked by violence and political unrest, involving violence between youth supporting the ruling CNDD-FDD party and those supporting the opposition FRODEBU. Widespread youth poverty and unemployment were the main factors pushing youth to take part in violence.

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Ukraine Situation report No.4 as of 25 July 2014

Highlights

  • All sides to the conflict are called upon to respect international humanitarian law.

  • Fatalities surpass 1,000 and humanitarian needs are on the rise.

  • Military activities intensifying in Donetsk and Luhansk sub-urban and urban areas.

  • Continuing reports of displacement from Donetsk towards the west (Kharkiv, Dnipropetrovsk), also south (Mariupol) and east (Russian Federation); and from Luhansk to the east (Russian Federation) and areas north of Donetsk.

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South Sudan + 1 other
South Sudan Crisis: 6 Months On

Since the onset of the crisis in South Sudan, ACTED has continued to implement its activities in five states across the country - Warrap, Jonglei, Upper Nile, Central Equatoria, and Lakes states. ACTED’s interventions have provided life-saving assistance to displaced persons, refugees, returnees and vulnerable local populations. Six months since the start of the crisis, ACTED reflects on what its teams have achieved.

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UNICEF Plane Delivers First Ever Humanitarian Supplies from Europe to Sulimaniyeh

Erbil, 24 July 2014 – UNICEF, in coordination with federal and regional authorities, today operated the first ever airlift of humanitarian aid from Europe to Sulimaniyeh, Iraq.

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South Sudan + 5 others
South Sudan Crisis Situation Report No. 46 (as of 24 July 2014)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Some 1.1 million people are facing emergency levels of food insecurity.

  • Water, sanitation and hygiene partners reported reaching some 400,000 more people in crisis-affected areas in June compared to May, raising the overall number of people reached with some humanitarian assistance to 2.4 million.

  • An additional aircraft, able to carry 10 metric tonnes per day, was contracted and dedicated specifically to operations in Bentiu. This frees up other air assets for rapid response operations.

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Occupied Palestinian Territory: Gaza emergency Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 24 July 2014, 15:00 hrs)

Situation Overview

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New Zealand aid worker helping in Gaza

A New Zealand Red Cross nurse working in Gaza says she has never experienced anything like the current conflict in her long aid work career.

Gail Corbett of Levin is seconded to the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and is working alongside the Palestine Red Crescent Society to provide emergency medical and relief services to the wounded and affected populations.

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Sida : la circoncision réduit aussi le risque de contamination pour les femmes

07/25/2014 08:09 GMT

MELBOURNE, 25 juillet 2014 (AFP) - Une campagne de promotion de la circoncision, pour réduire la contamination par le virus du sida, bénéficie également aux femmes, dont le risque d'être infectée par le VIH diminue, indique une étude présentée vendredi lors de la conférence internationale sur le sida.

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Pakistan: Health Bulletin June, 2014 - Volume: 2, Issue: 6

IN THIS BULLETIN

MAPS

English News

Tharparkar Drought Situation

Health Profile: Kurram Agency

Maps

Articles

Urdu News

Health Directory

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Pakistan: Education Bulletin June, 2014 - Volume: 2, Issue: 6

IN THIS BULLETIN

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English News

Education Sector

Framework News

Humanitarian Intervention's

Education Profile - District Hyderabad

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Urdu News

Education Directory

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Israel rejects Kerry truce as Gaza toll near 850

07/25/2014 20:09 GMT

by John Davison, Jean-Luc RENAUDIE

JERUSALEM, July 25, 2014 (AFP) - Israel rejected a ceasefire proposal by top US diplomat John Kerry on Friday, media reported, dashing hopes for a quick end to a Gaza conflict that has killed almost 850 Palestinians.

International efforts for a humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza ramped up earlier, as tensions also erupted in the West Bank where five Palestinians were killed by Israeli gunfire.

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