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24 Dec 2014 description

Résumé analytique

L’écart entre les besoins humanitaires et les ressources disponibles pour y répondre continue de croître. Ce document énonce les appels inter-agences qui demandent 16,4 milliards de dollars en 2015 pour aider 57,5 millions de personnes à travers 22 pays.

15 Dec 2014 description


  • $405 million needed for humanitarian action in Afghanistan in 2015

  • Winterization activities commenced in the Kabul Informal Settlements

  • Report provides new insight into urban poverty

  • $5 million contribution from Republic of Korea support air services and winterization to refugees

In this issue

2015 HRP launched P.1
Winter response in KIS sites P.3
Urban poverty report P.4
Humanitarian access P.6

14 Dec 2014 description


  • 15,617 individuals, displaced by conflict, were profiled during November 2014, of whom: 10,138 individuals were displaced in November; 2,674 in October; 649 in September; 1,002 in August; 60 in July; 31 in June; and 1,063 earlier.

  • The total number of profiled IDPs as of end November 2014 is 782,162 individuals.

  • Disaggregated data for November profiled: 49 % male and 51% female; 48% adults and 52% children.


09 Dec 2014 description

Snapshot 3–9 December

Philippines: Category 5 Typhoon Hagupit, locally known as Ruby, made landfall on 6 December over the town of Dolores in Eastern Samar province (Eastern Philippines). At least 49 of 81 provinces are potentially at high risk. The typhoon is moving very slowly, potentially subjecting each community in the path of the typhoon to high winds and torrential rainfall for much longer. 1.1 million people are affected.

08 Dec 2014 description

Executive Summary

The gap between humanitarian needs and the resources available to meet them continues to grow.
This document sets out inter-agency appeals requesting $16.4 billion to assist 57.5 million people in 22 countries in 2015.

03 Dec 2014 description
  1. Background

The Afghanistan Nutrition Cluster was created in 2008 after the country adopted the IASC cluster system following recommendations by the Humanitarian Country Team (HCT) when there global food price crisis led to increased food insecurity at household level in many vulnerable Afghan communities. The cluster system was established in order to strengthen humanitarian coordination and ensure a predictable and accountable response as part of the humanitarian reform.

01 Dec 2014 description

| Overview |

Working environment

  • The humanitarian situation in the Syrian Arab Republic (Syria) is extremely challenging and continues to deteriorate at a rapid pace with more than 6.8 million Syrians (the majority internally displaced) now requiring humanitarian assistance.

01 Dec 2014 description


Working Environment

  • Despite the voluntary return of hundreds of thousands of Afghan and Iraqi refugees to their countries of origin during the past decade, the Islamic Republic of Iran remains host to one of the world’s largest and most protracted refugee populations.

01 Dec 2014 description


Working environment

  • Pakistan hosts almost 1.5 million registered Afghan refugees – still the largest protracted refugee population globally. Since 2002,
    UNHCR has facilitated the return of 3.8 million registered Afghans from Pakistan.

01 Dec 2014 description


Working environment

  • It is anticipated that the newlyformed national unity Government will demonstrate commitment to creating an enabling environment for sustainable returns. The withdrawal of international security forces, as well as a complex economic transition are, however, likely to affect peace, security and development in Afghanistan. Humanitarian needs are not expected to diminish in 2015. Support and assistance from the international community will be essential to ensure a transition towards more stable development.