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10 Jul 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Heat wave causes more than 1,200 deaths, exacerbates drought conditions in Sindh

  • The Government of Pakistan (GoP) implements new registration process for international organizations

  • USAID/OFDA provides more than $11 million in additional funding

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

02 Jul 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Renewed fighting displaces more than 20,000 families across five provinces

  • Targeted attacks on aid workers and foreigners result in 20 aid worker deaths

  • USAID/OFDA commits additional assistance to support humanitarian coordination and health initiatives

22 Jun 2015 description

187 organizations delivering humanitarian services in April, May and June 2015.

Operational Presence is defined as: Organizations that are physically present in the district and are delivering a humanitarian service or implementing a humanitarian project in January, February and March. If a large organization or UN agency is implementing a project through an implementing partner (independent humanitarian actors only, NOT Government and NOT Private Contractors), the implementing partner that is physically accessing and delivering the service in the district is considered.

16 Apr 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Approximately 48,000 Afghans have returned from Pakistan to date in 2015, reflecting a substantial rise in the daily return rate from 2014.

  • Severe weather events affect more than 8,800 Afghan households in February and March.

  • USAID/FFP provides 40,300 metric tons (MT) in emergency food assistance to Afghanistan.

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

23 Jan 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The Afghanistan HCT—comprising UN, international organization, and nongovernmental organization (NGO) representatives—releases Humanitarian Needs Overview (HNO) and Strategic Response Plan (SRP) for 2015

  • USAID supports winter preparedness and response activities

  • USAID/FFP provides 26,100 metric tons (MT) of emergency food assistance

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

07 Nov 2014 description

In Implementation of the directives of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, a second Saudi humanitarian relief lane left Riyadh's King Khalid International Airport today for Afghanistan carrying 194.5 ton of relief supplies, including 94.4 ton of food. The consignment includes tents, blankets, and rugs.

13 Oct 2014 description

President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai met today with members of the Afghan civil society to discuss various issues of mutual interest.

The meeting was held at the Presidential Palace, where representatives of the Afghan civil society congratulated Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on his election as the new President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

01 Oct 2014 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Humanitarian needs persist among populations affected by floods earlier in the year.

  • Ongoing insecurity results in civilian casualties and displacement.

  • The U.S. Government (USG) responds to the complex emergency in Afghanistan with more than $199 million in FY 2014 humanitarian assistance.

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

05 Sep 2014 description

Update includes the following:

Monsoon Updates

Pakistan Met Department (PMD) Updates as of 5-9-2014

Widespread Moderate to Heavy intensity Rains/Thunderstorm Likely to Continue during next 24 hours

NDMA Updates

Monsoon Weather Situation Report as of 5-9-2014

Summary of Losses and Damages due to Heavy Rain as of 5-9-2014

PRCS Response Updates as of 5-9-2014

Pakistan Flood-Losses Damages Map as of 5-9-2014

Punjab Rain Flood Update Map of Pakistan as of 6-9-2014

Sindh Updates