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23 Dec 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors:Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Food, Health, Refugees and IDPs, Shelter and Non-food Items, Security

21 Dec 2005 description

Current issues:
Security

UNHAS will be making one flight a day to Bana to help ease the situation caused by the closure of the road from Batagram to Bana for security reasons. However, UN staff are currently not permitted to stay overnight in Bana. If this ban is not lifted, the fact that there is only one flight per day with a short turnover time may well hamper operations. (Logistics Cluster meeting, 19.12.05; UNJLC 21.12.05)

09 Dec 2005 description

This document outlines the global operational priorities identified by the ICRC in 2006. It is based on the yearly internal review and planning process conducted primarily by the 80 field delegations and missions.

09 Dec 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Coordination and Support Services, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter and Non-food Items, Water & Sanitation

08 Dec 2005 description

Period, Tuesday December 6th -- Thursday, December 8th 2005

Summary and Highlights - Days since October 8th Earthquake: 61

- Road conditions, particularly away from the main route of the Karakoram Highway, are deteriorating with the onset of winter rains.

- Helicopter capacity is sufficient for current needs but is falling as assisting foreign militaries gradually withdraw.

- Air operators may consider the utility of the Saidu Mingora airfield, in the Swat Valley, as an alternative or complementary air facility, particularly to serve towns in the north of the affected …

02 Dec 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter & Non-food items, Water & Santitation

02 Dec 2005 description

The major bottleneck for the relief effort will remain the weather conditions hampering delivery of food, shelter materials and other relief items. Lack of adequate shelter material remains a bottleneck as well.

30 Nov 2005 description


THE SECRETARY-GENERAL FOREWORD TO THE HUMANITARIAN APPEAL 2006
The past year has been a wretched one for millions of disaster victims. It dawned with the Indian Ocean tsunami, saw a hurricane season unrivalled in living memory strike the Americas, and included South Asia’s devastating earthquake. Through it all, other tragic crises persisted in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. Like never before, the year stretched and tested the capabilities of aid agencies, and the will of survivors.

25 Nov 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, Security, Shelter & Non-food items, Water & Santitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Pakistan

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Djibouti (4) Ethiopia (5) Kenya (6) Rwanda (7) Sudan (8) Tanzania (9) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Chad (2) Liberia (3) Niger

(E) Southern Africa: (1) Angola (2) Lesotho (3) Madagascar (4) Malawi (5) Mozambique (6) Swaziland (7) Zambia (8) …

18 Nov 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, security, shelter & non0food items, water & santitation

(A) Highlights

(B) Middle East,Central Asia and Eastern Europe: (1) Occupied Palestinian Territories (2) Pakistan (3) Russian Federation (Caucasus)

(C) East & Central Africa: (1) Burundi (2) Congo, DR (3) Ethiopia (4) Rwanda (5) Somalia (6) Sudan (7) Tanzania (8) Uganda

(D) West Africa: (1) Chad (2) Cote d'Ivoire (3) Liberia (4) Niger

(E) Southern Africa: (1) …

11 Nov 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Agriculture, Food, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs, security, shelter & non0food items, water & santitation

11 Nov 2005 description

As of 1800 hours local, Friday, November 11th, 2005

07 Nov 2005 description

Three million people were spending their thirtieth night in the open as the one-month anniversary of the devastating South Asia earthquake passed and relief workers continued a "marathon sprint" to save lives as winter closed in on the mountainous region, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Jan Egeland said at a Headquarters press conference today.

04 Nov 2005 description

This week 's report covers the following sectors: Food, Security, Health, Protection / Human Rights / Rule of Law, Refugees and IDPs

26 Oct 2005 description


Essential Information(1):

Beneficiaries/Food status

Total EMOP Caseload: 1 000 000
Total caseload reached (estimate): 547,267
Total dispatched as of 9 October (MT): 3,352
In country stocks at 26 October (MT): 7,709

Staffing Statistics

TDY/Mission: 107
International Consultant: 4
International Staff: 3
National staff: 68
Total staff in country at 26 October: 182

HIGHLIGHTS

26 Oct 2005 description


EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
A 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck south Asia on the morning of Saturday 8 October 2005, totally devastating parts of northern Pakistan, India and Afghanistan. The epicentre of the earthquake was located 95 kilometres northeast of the Pakistan capital Islamabad. At the time of this update, the death toll in Pakistan alone stands at over 50,000 with 74,000 injured. Both these numbers are likely to increase.