Appeals & Response Plans
Most read reports
- ECHO: Mali - Armed violence, impact on civilians (DG ECHO, ACLED, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 21 January 2020). 21 Jan 2020
- Afrique Verte: Point sur la situation alimentaire au Sahel (PSA) Bulletin mensuel d’information sur le prix des céréales : Niger - Mali - Burkina Faso - Suivi de campagne n° 225 – janvier 2020. 21 Jan 2020
- Carter Center: Report of the Independent Observer - On the Implementation of the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, Emanating from the Algiers Process: Evaluation of Implementation in 2019. 21 Jan 2020
- Govt. Mali: Bulletin épidémiologique hebdomadaire n°01 (du 30/12/2019 au 05/01/2020). 21 Jan 2020
- UN SC: Security Council Press Statement on Mali, 17 January 2020. 20 Jan 2020
• Many countries across the African continent face recurrent complex emergencies, frequent food insecurity, cyclical drought, and sudden-onset disasters such as earthquakes, floods, and storms. In FY 2016, as in previous years, USAID/OFDA not only responded to urgent needs resulting from disasters, but also supported DRR programs that built resilience and improved emergency preparedness, mitigation, and response capacity at local, national, and regional levels.
In 2016, between January and December, 362,376 people crossed the Mediterranean Sea, risking their lives to reach Europe. These new arrivals are in addition to more than one million refugees and migrants who made the journey across the Mediterranean Sea on unseaworthy boats in 2015.
In 2016, the number of those arriving decreased substantially after March. Of those reaching European shores so far this year, 53% came from the ten countries currently producing the most refugees globally.
181,436 Sea arrivals Jan-Dec 2016
153,842 Sea arrivals Jan-Dec 2015
Between 1 January and 31 December 2016, 181,436 persons arrived to Italy by sea, compared to 153,842 sea arrivals in 2015. This represents an 18% increase compared to last year.
(91%) of children are UASC
Between 1 January and 31 December 2016, 28,223 children arrived to Italy by sea: over 91% of children arrived unaccompanied (25,846). UASC account for some 14% of all sea arrivals in the above period, an increase of around 109% compared to 2015.
MHub is undertaking field surveys with migrants, refugees and asylum seekers along key migratory routes to build up a body of data over time and to map country and regional level mixed migration trends.
This snapshot presents early survey findings of the profiles, intentions and experiences of those moving in mixed migration flows who have recently arrived in Tunisia in the last year.
In 2016, between January and November, 351,619 people crossed the Mediterranean Sea, risking their lives to reach Europe. These new arrivals are in addition to more than one million refugees and migrants who made the journey across the Mediterranean Sea on unseaworthy boats in 2015.
In 2016, the number of those arriving decreased substantially after March. Of those reaching European shores so far this year, 58% came from the ten countries currently producing the most refugees globally.
173,008 Sea arrivals Jan-Nov 2016
144,205 Sea arrivals Jan-Nov 2015
Between 1 January and 30 November 2016, 173,008 persons arrived to Italy by sea, compared to 144,205 sea arrivals in the first eleven months of 2015. This represents a 20% increase compared to last year.
Persons arriving by sea in November 2016.
Persons arriving by sea in 2016.
Unaccompanied and Separated Children (UASC) arrived by sea in 2016.
Dead and missing at sea in 2016.
Average EU protection rate of top nationalities arriving by sea in Italy.
Persons accommodated in reception centres.