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22 Sep 2017 description
By June 2017, more than 500 schools had been closed in regions where armed groups are operating. Some, especially in the central region, were forced to close after members of armed groups threatened staff.
20 Sep 2017 description
While humanitarian aid has been significantly scaled up, the needs will remain high into 2018 and beyond. Continued support from the international community behind national efforts will be essential.
19 Sep 2017 description
Latest estimates by the International Labour Organization indicate that child labour has continued to fall but the pace of decline has slowed considerably in the past four years.
18 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF calls on partners to integrate all uprooted children – migrants, refugees, internally displaced, asylum seekers or unaccompanied – into the education system where they live.
18 Sep 2017 description
report Oxfam
Around one third of the population is in need, with more than 18.7 per cent of Iraqis living below the poverty line and lacking access to basic services, education, nutrition and healthcare.
15 Sep 2017 description
This year’s "The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World" warns that the long-term declining trend in undernourishment seems to have come to a halt and may have even reversed.
14 Sep 2017 description
A new risk report on armed violence in Côte d’Ivoire predicts the likelihood of displacement of civilians internally and into neighbouring communities and countries if violence escalates.
12 Sep 2017 description
UNICEF and the IOM analysed the journeys of 11,000 young migrants and refugees along the Central and Eastern Mediterranean routes to Europe.
10 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
According to the latest data, 28.2 million children are in need of immediate assistance in the region, over 90 percent of these children live in conflict-affected countries.
08 Sep 2017 description
La presentación de este informe busca contribuir en la profundización del análisis del despojo como causa del desplazamiento en Honduras, y en la búsqueda de soluciones en el mediano y largo plazo del desplazamiento.
31 Aug 2017 description
Even as states continue to ratify and implement the international treaty prohibiting cluster munitions, new use of these weapons in Syria and Yemen has caused even more civilian casualties.
29 Aug 2017 description
report World Bank
In one of the very few analyses to connect water to gender inequality, the World Bank explores how this relationship plays out in unexpected ways.
17 Aug 2017 description
Más de 85.000 haitianos han emigrado a Brasil, Chile y Argentina, reveló un nuevo informe de la OIM y el MERCOSUR. La nación que ha acogido a la mayoría es Brasil, con 67.000 residencias concedidas.
17 Aug 2017 description
La violencia en Colombia sigue siendo uno de los mayores problemas para una gran parte de la población, a pesar del fin del conflicto con las FARC-EP, según un nuevo informe de la ONG.
17 Aug 2017 description
Exposure to violent events or the risk of violence has led to intense mental suffering among the general population. The response to people’s mental health needs is largely inadequate.
16 Aug 2017 description
Of the 9.1 million new internal displacements, 4.6 million were caused by conflict, a figure which is already two-thirds of last year’s total. Disaster displacement continues at an unabated pace too.
16 Aug 2017 description
More rain is likely to fall until the end of the rainy season in November, which could lead to further flooding. The risk of waterborne diseases is high, and compounded by a poor health system.
11 Aug 2017 description
report UN Population Fund
A new census report reveals that an estimated 13.5 million people, a quarter of Myanmar’s population, live in housing that is made of materials that can deteriorate rapidly.
08 Aug 2017 description
report Oxfam
Rape, torture and slave labour are among the daily realities in Libya for people fleeing war, persecution and poverty, according to a new report.
04 Aug 2017 description
Parmi ces victimes figurent 62 enfants, dont 30 avaient moins de 8 ans, indique un communiqué du Haut-Commissariat des Nations unies aux droits de l'homme publié ce vendredi à Genève.