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20 Sep 2018 description

In Numbers

703.9 mt of food assistance distributed

1,386,033 USD cash based transfers made

41.9 m six months (August 2018-January 2019) net funding requirements

156,302 people assisted in August 2018

Operational Updates

19 Sep 2018 description

In Numbers

US$ 534,947 cash-based transfers made

US$ 0.62 m six months (August 2018 - January 2019) net funding requirements

27,673 people assisted in August 2018

Operational Updates

19 Sep 2018 description

PUNTOS DESTACADOS

 El embajador de Estados Unidos en el Perú, Krishna R. Urs, anuncia el aporte de $500 000 en fondos de USAID para respaldar las actividades sanitarias en el Perú en respuesta a la crisis regional por la situación de Venezuela

 Las organizaciones de salud registran más casos confirmados de sarampión y difteria en Venezuela, además de la propagación constante del sarampión a nivel regional

 Los gobiernos de acogida siguen revisando sus políticas de inmigración ante los movimientos poblacionales que se están produciendo

18 Sep 2018 description
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Humanitarian Implementation Plan (HIP)
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Technical annex - version 4

The full implementation of this version of the HIP is subject to the adoption of the decision amending Decision C(2017) 8863

AMOUNT: EUR 32 900 000

11 Sep 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • U.S. Ambassador to Peru Krishna R.
    Urs announces $500,000 in USAID funding to support Venezuela regional crisis response health activities in Peru

  • Health actors record additional confirmed measles and diphtheria cases in Venezuela, as well as the continued regional spread of measles

  • Host governments continue to reevaluate immigration policies in light of ongoing population movements

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

07 Sep 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• The scale of needs resulting from the outflow of Venezuelans is rapidly surpassing the capacities of receiving and transit countries, further straining already vulnerable host communities. In many of the arriving areas there are pre-existing conditions of vulnerability and weak or lack of health, education and protection services.

27 Aug 2018 description

This monthly review, produced by IOM, provides a summary of news related to the implementation of the Peace Accord in Colombia, including disarmament, demobilization, and reintegration (DDR) processes. Also included are statistics on people in the process of reintegration and former child soldiers, with information provided by the Agency for Reincorporation and Normalization (ARN), and the Colombian Family Welfare Institute (ICBF).

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

Attacks against social leaders continue

24 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

US$ 437,268.54 m cash-based transfers made

US$ 0.62 m six months (August-January 2019) net funding requirements

19,735 people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

• WFP held a high-level meeting with the new Vice Minister of Human Mobility, Ambassador Santiago Chávez. The meeting was held to discuss the current challenges in providing assistance to vulnerable people on the move and reiterate WFP's commitment to support government priorities.

24 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

334 mt of food assistance distributed

1,081,484 cash based transfers made

USD 42 m six months (August 2018-January 2019) net funding requirements, representing 27% of total

141,533 people assisted in July 2018

Operational Updates

21 Aug 2018 description

For Immediate Release
Monday, August 20, 2018 Office of Press Relations
Telephone: +1.202.712.4320 | Email: press@usaid.gov

Center for Strategic and International Studies
Washington, DC
August 20, 2018

ADMINISTRATOR GREEN: Good morning, everyone. Thank you, Dan, for that kind introduction and thanks to all of you for being here to help mark this very important occasion.

19 Aug 2018 description
report Voice of America

BOGOTÁ — Estados Unidos enviará un buque hospital de la Marina de Estados Unidos a Colombia para ayudar a tratar a algunos de los cientos de miles de personas que han huido de la violencia en Venezuela.

El secretario de Defensa, Jim Mattis, dijo el viernes a reporteros que viajaban con él a Washington desde Bogotá, Colombia, que probablemente enviaría el USNS Comfort con base en Norfolk, Virginia.

19 Aug 2018 description

PUNTOS DESTACADOS

 La cantidad de casos confirmados de sarampión a nivel regional aumenta aproximadamente un 50 por ciento entre junio y mediados de julio, según las organizaciones de salud.

 El Gobierno de Colombia anuncia su intención de otorgar permisos de trabajo y de residencia a más de 440 000 venezolanos indocumentados, que les permitirá el acceso a la salud.

18 Aug 2018 description

From U.S. Southern Command Public Affairs

MIAMI (NNS) -- USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) will deploy to Central America and South America in late September to begin a two-month humanitarian mission with stops in Colombia and the region.

During the deployment, military medical personnel will work alongside our partners to provide needed medical assistance, according to the needs defined by each stop.

10 Aug 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Regional confirmed measles caseload increases by approximately 50 percent from June to mid-July, health actors report

  • Government of Colombia (GoC) announces intention to grant more than 440,000 undocumented Venezuelans work and residency permits, allowing access to health care

  • U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley announces nearly $9 million in additional USAID funding to support Venezuela regional crisis humanitarian response activities in Colombia

KEY DEVELOPMENTS