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16 Mar 2016 description

Asylum seekers and other migrants are arriving in Europe and encountering rapidly changing border controls as they seek transit through Europe. The EU is implementing its “hotspot” approach for new arrival registration in Italy and Greece. This is a snapshot of the situation based on available unclassified data as of March 4, 2016.

23 Dec 2015 description

Asylum seekers and other migrants are arriving in Europe and encountering rapidly changing border controls as they seek transit through Europe. The EU has begun implementing its “hotspot” approach for new arrival registration in Italy and Greece, while efforts to increase reception and temporary shelter capacity in Balkan states continue. This is a snapshot of the situation based on available data as of December 14, 2015.

22 Oct 2015 description

475 million farms, 84 percent of the farms worldwide are 2 hectares or less in size. In India, 47 percent of farms are less than ½ a hectare. Smallholder farmers provide up to 80 percent of the food supply in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. Average farm size in almost all regions of the world is decreasing, further straining what little land resources smallholder farmers have.

19 Aug 2015 description

This map, prepared for World Humanitarian Day 2015, shows the generalized subnational areas around the world of limited humanitarian access and security due to conflict in 2014 – 2015, as well as a bar chart showing the trend of increased attacks on humanitarian aid workers since 2000.

23 Dec 2013 description

The American people, through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), support the ght against global AIDS through bilateral and regional programs in over 65 countries. As a result of this commitment, the U.S. supported life-saving treatment for 6.7 million men, women and children worldwide. In addition, the U.S. is the largest donor to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS,
Tuberculosis and Malaria.

06 May 2013 description

In the fiscal year 2012, the American people, through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), supported the fight against global AIDS through bilateral and regional programs in over 70 countries. As a result of this commitment, the U.S. directly supported life-saving treatment for 5.1 million men, women and children worldwide. In addition, in 2012, the U.S. was the largest donor to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

22 Aug 2012 description

Since 2001, the number of aid worker victims who have been killed, wounded/injured, or kidnapped in security incidents has risen dramatically. The majority of these victims are national staff aid workers. Aid workers can be the targets of combatants or collateral casualties caught in the crossre of conicts, or they can be victims of criminal attacks, robberies, or kidnapping for ransom.

22 Aug 2012 description

4.3 million people newly displaced sets new displacement in a single year at a historic high. In 2011, there were 3.5 million new internally displaced persons (IDPs), a 20% increase from 2010, and more than 800,000 new refugees, the highest number in more than a decade. The countries experiencing the highest levels of displacement were: Côte d’Ivoire, Libya, South Sudan, Pakistan, Afghanistan, and Yemen. Due to new conicts and humanitarian emergencies, the total number of people forcibly displaced worldwide exceeds 42 million for the fth consecutive year.

25 Jul 2012 description

Together, The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria (GFATM) account for over 90% of donor funding for HIV/AIDS response in the world’s highest-burden and lowest-resourced countries.

23 Jul 2012 description

In the scal year 2011, the American people, through the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), supported the ght against global AIDS through bilateral and regional programs in over 70 countries. As a result of this commitment the U.S. directly supported life-saving treatment for 3.9 million men, women and children worldwide. In addition, in 2011, the U.S. was the largest donor to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

11 May 2012 description

PRM’s migration programs address cross-border mixed migration ows by:

  • providing direct assistance to vulnerable migrants
  • building government capacity to identify protection concerns and implement humane migration management practices
  • supporting regional dialogues on migration
  • promoting cooperation between IOM and UNHCR
27 Feb 2012 description

43.7 million people worldwide had ed their homes by the start of 2011 due to conict, persecution, and other abuses. These refugees, internally displaced persons (IDPs), conict victims, stateless persons, and vulnerable migrants were the principal recipients of U.S. humanitarian assistance programmed through the State Department’s Bureau of Population,

24 Oct 2011 description

Twenty-six countries still have "alarming" or "extremely alarming" levels of hunger. High and volatile food prices put vulnerable people at risk of hunger and malnourishment. During the food price spike in 2008, for example, an estimated 44 million additional people became malnourished, representing a 5% increase in global malnutrition.

Long-term malnutrition increases illness and lowers productivity and school performance. Households also risk their future food security by selling o their seeds and livestock to generate income.

18 Aug 2011 description

43. 7 million people worldwide fled their homes by the end of 2010 due to conflict, persecution and other abuses. While many refugees and asylum seekers ed their country seeking protection abroad, many more people were forcibly displaced within their own country. Most did not receive adequate protection from their government, and some were stateless and not recognized as citizens by any government. These populations of concern to the U.S. government are the principal recipients of U.S.

11 Feb 2011 description

10.3 million people live in protracted refugee situations in 30 countries, comprising two-thirds of the global refugee population. A protracted refugee situation exists when 25,000 or more refugees originating from the same country have sought refuge in another country for at least five consecutive years.

Liberians in West Africa1