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22 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
El Fondo de las Naciones Unidas para la Infancia en México ha intensificado sus esfuerzos en apoyo a la infancia tras el segundo terremoto que azotó al país en menos de dos semanas.
21 Sep 2017 description
report IRIN
The rescue effort has been powered by the support of hundreds of volunteers showing up near collapsed buildings. Many provide food and drinks for the rescue workers; others help in removing the rubble.
20 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF Mexico will prioritize response to immediate needs in WASH and child protection, and will be followed by education response in the next two weeks as data from national authorities becomes available.
20 Sep 2017 description
Con el objetivo de otorgar herramientas a los gobiernos para garantizar los derechos de las mujeres migrantes, se realizó en San Salvador una validación de lineamientos regionales en el marco de la Conferencia Regional sobre Migración.
20 Sep 2017 description
A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.1 struck central Mexico and affected five states. At least 29 buildings in Mexico City have collapsed, two million people in the city are without power.
11 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service
El Secretario General de la ONU lamentó este domingo la pérdida de vidas humanas y la destrucción causada por el terremoto que sacudió a Oaxaca, Chiapas y Tabasco el 8 de septiembre.
11 Sep 2017 description
The 8.1 magnitude quake was stronger than a 1985 temblor that flattened swathes of Mexico City and killed thousands; its greater depth and distance helped save the capital from more serious damage.
29 Aug 2017 description
En 2016, México reconoció a 3.078 personas como refugiados - un aumento del 206 por ciento con respecto al año anterior. EL ACNUR trabaja con instituciones y socios locales para fortalecer su integración.
10 Aug 2017 description
Con esta declaratoria, emitida por Protección Civil y solicitada por el gobierno estatal, las autoridades contarán con recursos para atender las necesidades de la población afectada.
31 Jul 2017 description
report UN News Service
Un 38% más que en el mismo periodo en 2016. Menor número de migrantes pero tomando rutas más peligrosas. Las muertes parecen ser muchas más de centroamericanos que de mexicanos.
16 Jun 2017 description
The protection needs are severe and remain undocumented. Those forced to leave due to violence and crime are not recognized by local authorities or provided with any kind of support.
31 May 2017 description
UNHCR appeals for US$18 million as the number of unaccompanied and separated children fleeing violence suffocating the North of Central America has doubled every year since 2011.
04 May 2017 description
The disaster-prone region experienced situations ranging from natural disasters to the spread of dengue and Zika, with more than 3.5 million lives at risk from drought in Central America.
23 Dec 2016 description
EM-DAT preliminary data shows that during this year, 301 country-level natural disasters in 102 countries caused more than 7,000 deaths and US$97 billion of economic damages.
19 Dec 2016 description
MSF calls on Mexican authorities to implement protection measures that take into account the violence Central Americans are exposed to in their countries and in Mexico itself.
16 Dec 2016 description
This is the highest yearly number IOM has ever recorded, and represents an average of 20 deaths per day, suggesting another 200-300 deaths may be recorded before year-end.
01 Nov 2016 description
Some of the highest rates of impunity in the murders of journalists can be attributed to killings by Islamist militant groups, CPJ found. The worst country for the second year in a row is Somalia.
21 Sep 2016 description
report UN News Service
En Centroamérica, la violencia del crimen organizado y el cambio climático están desplazando a comunidades enteras y obligando a miles de personas a abandonar sus países.
15 Sep 2016 description
report Oxfam
Oxfam's analysis shows almost 16 per cent of people who have fled violence, persecution or war at home have ended up in another country that is itself in conflict or experiencing insecurity.
23 Aug 2016 description
As the number of migrant deaths worldwide continues to rise, IOM’s Missing Migrants Project has recorded 23 per cent more migrant deaths during the first half of 2016 compared with the same period in 2015.