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27 Jul 2017 description
As of 25 July, the cumulative number of people who had been temporarily displaced/evacuated in flood-affected states and regions was reported to be almost 140,000.
16 Jan 2017 description
Multipurpose cash grants to support life-saving basic needs, emergency agricultural inputs and veterinary first aid kits have been identified as priority needs in Mongolia.
19 Dec 2016 description
An estimated 15,000 people in Myanmar have fled to China after fighting. Heavy flooding has led to displacements in Fiji with loss of lives reported in Indonesia and Viet Nam.
07 Oct 2016 description
CERF grant provides initial funds over six months to jump-start life-saving activities for more than 80,000 flood-affected people, particularly in the Ayeyarwady, Magway and Mandalay regions.
29 Aug 2016 description
A 6.8 earthquake hit central Myanmar, killing 3 people amd damaging buildings, while monsoon flooding across 11 states has affected almost 500,000 people.
15 Aug 2016 description
More than four million people have been affected by flooding across Myanmar and Bangladesh, while in Timor-Leste, 120,000 people are severely affected by the El Niño event.
11 Aug 2016 description
Urgently needed shelter upgrades are under way in Rakhine camps, which are still home to approximately 120,000 internally displaced people four years after the outbreak of violence in 2012.
08 Aug 2016 description
In Myanmar, nearly 360,000 people have been displaced by seasonal monsoon flooding. In the Philippines, 8,300 people are displaced following Tropical Storm Nida.
14 Jun 2016 description
Heavy monsoon rains since the beginning of June have caused flooding in five states and regions of Myanmar, resulting in 14 deaths and affecting at least 26,000 people.
13 Jun 2016 description
In Philippines' province of Davao del Norte, an estimated 229,000 people are affected by an El Niño-induced drought. In Myanmar over 25,000 people were affected by flash floods on 9 June.
16 May 2016 description
Rains and unseasonal snow in Mongolia continue to hit vulnerable herders due to additional livestock deaths, despite the official government declaration that the dzud is over.
23 Nov 2015 description
Myanmar clashes continue, causing both new and secondary displacement of civilians. In Sri Lanka, almost 113,000 people are affected by heavy rains.
03 Aug 2015 description
In Viet Nam, on 30th July, the government reported 17 people killed, more than 1,450 households evacuated, and 3,000 households deluged by floodwater.
31 Aug 2014 description
In the Bago District, 25,000 people were affected when the Pegu River inundated adjacent villages and farmlands. The majority of the victims are casual labor workers, fishermen and farmers with no other livelihood opportunities.
22 Aug 2014 description
Since 2011, more than 247,000 people have been displaced in Myanmar, primarily in Rakhine and Kachin states, which were affected by heavy seasonal rains and landslides in July.
07 Aug 2014 description
In Myanmar - the most at-risk country in Asia-Pacific in terms of natural hazards - medium to large-scale floods, cyclones, earthquakes, landslides or tsunamis occur every couple of years.
03 Dec 2013 description
report IRIN
Food insecurity affects all nine townships of Chin State where 73 percent of the estimated 500,000 population live below the poverty line, according to government estimates.
29 Nov 2013 description
Clashes in Mansi in Myanmar's Kachin State led to the displacement of over 3,000 people. Meanwhile joint missions to non-government areas reached 26,000 people.
30 Sep 2013 description
At the height of the rainy season, during July, August and September, 38,000, 48,000 and 22,000 people were displaced respectively. The recurrent floods are a reminder of the vulnerability of many communities.
02 Sep 2013 description
Thousands of flood victims in south-eastern Myanmar have received relief supplies from the UN refugee agency as many of the displaced return to devastated homes