Appeals & Response Plans
Maps & Infographics
Headlines (last 30 days)
- Save the Children: At least 25 children hospitalised after Ghazni car bomb attack in Afghanistan. 10 Jul 2019
- UNICEF: Two million Afghan children cannot reach their full potential due to undernutrition. 2 Jul 2019
- UNICEF: Scores of children among casualties in Kabul attack - UNICEF. 1 Jul 2019
Most read reports
- USAID: USAID Launches National Agricultural Education Conference [EN/Dari]. 17 Jul 2019
- Save the Children: At least 25 children hospitalised after Ghazni car bomb attack. 10 Jul 2019
- USAID: Regional Agricultural Development Program - South (RADP-South) (Oct 2013 – Oct 2017). 16 Jul 2019
- USAID: No longer struggling to make ends meet. 17 Jul 2019
- ACTED: Driving improvements in agriculture through better education. 16 Jul 2019
MAIN DEVELOPMENTS, RESPONSE AND ACHIEVEMENTS
UNHCR supported Serbia inter alia in the following fields:
a) Asylum System Development and response to the European Refugee and Migration Situation
b) Prevention and Reduction of Statelessness
c) Support to Solutions for Internally Displaced Persons
d) Support to Solutions for Refugees from former Yugoslavia
From January through June 2018, UNHCR expended USD 5, 4 million through partnership with 15 partners
1,731 Registered intentions to seek asylum in Serbia
23% of registered refugees and migrants were minors
35 Applications for asylum
3 Persons granted refugee status
2 Persons granted subsidiary protection
Registered intentions to seek asylum in Serbia
of registered refugees and migrants were minors
Applications for asylum
Persons granted refugee status
Persons granted subsidiary protection
549 Registered intentions to seek asylum in Serbia
32% of registered refugees and migrants were minors
15 Applications for asylum
0 Persons granted refugee status
0 Persons granted subsidiary protection
734 Registered intentions to seek asylum in Serbia
38% of registered refugees and migrants were minors
27 Applications for asylum
1 Persons granted refugee status
9 Persons granted subsidiary protection
589 Registered intentions to seek asylum in Serbia
34% of registered refugees and migrants were minors
2 Applications for asylum
0 Persons granted refugee status
1 Persons granted subsidiary protection
Arrivals in the Mediterranean from 01 January until 30 June 2017 total 102,847 (Greece, Italy, Spain and Cyprus, including arrivals to the Canary Islands and by land to Spain). This compares to 231,075 for the same period in 2016. In the first half of the year, 9,286 persons arrived in Greece by sea (158,377 arrived during same period in 2016, a decrease by 94%).
PROTECTION AND SOLUTIONS
Information, identification and referrals of Persons with Specific Needs (PSNs):
Over 90,000 refugees, asylum seekers and migrants provided with information
Over 18,000 PSNs identified and referred to appropriate services
Over 900 interviews conducted, including over 200 pushback interviews
-More than 50,000 benefitted from translation services
Unaccompanied and Separated Children (UASCs):
Background and context
REGIONAL STRATEGIC OVERVIEW
Background and Context
One million refugees and migrants have made the perilous journey across the Mediterranean into Europe in 2015. The majority – or 850,000 – have crossed from Turkey to Greece through the Aegean and Dodecanese seas. This movement constitutes one of the largest movements of displaced people through European borders since World War Two.
The European Commission (EC) enacted four major decisions during this reporting period. It:
The number of refugee arrivals from averaged 2,500/day.
866,484 Refugees and migrants arriving by sea to Europe in 2015.
3,510 Refugees and migrants estimated to have died / gone missing at sea in 2015.
719,087 Sea arrivals in Greece as of 26 November.
2,600 Average daily sea arrivals in Greece from 20 - 26 November.
144,000 Sea arrivals in Italy as of 26 November.
248,261 UNHCR high and medium thermal blankets distributed since the start of the crisis.
2015 KEY FIGURES (AS AT END-OCTOBER)
- 335,021 Registered intentions to seek asylum in 2015
- 29.5% of registered intentions were expressed by minors in October
- 93.5% of registered intentions were from refugee-producing countries in October
The number of refugee arrivals from averaged 7,500/day. Registration capacities were stepped up to over 8,000 persons/day in Preševo and 500/day elsewhere. As at 2 November, 349,766 intentions to seek asylum were registered in 2015.