report — Government of Argentina
Las lluvias que se registran en Santa Victoria y los niveles del río Pilcomayo complican las tareas de reconstrucción y el regreso a casa de los evacuados de los parajes ubicados en la costa.
Myanmar + 1 otherRestoration of rights key to Myanmar refugee return, UN refugee chief tells Security Council
Filippo Grandi warns that conditions are not yet conducive for voluntary repatriation, and the denial of rights, including the lack of citizenship, must first be addressed.
Gobierno guatemalteco implementará plan para atender a 833.000 personas en riesgo de inseguridad alimentaria
report — Government of Guatemala
La decisión fue anunciada este lunes luego de que el Programa Mundial de Alimentos (PMA) diera a conocer un informe que da cuenta de que esa cantidad de guatemaltecos podrían ser afectados en los próximos meses por fenómenos climáticos.
IOM says 8,154 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in the first six weeks of 2018. This compares with 12,358 arrivals across the region through the same period last year.
UNHCR warns that even more lives could be lost on the often perilous lake routes, as increasing numbers of refugees escape inter-communal conflict across eastern DRC.
report — World Health Organization
In addition to 89 kits for severe acute malnutrition, WHO has sustained the provision of essential medical supplies to 13 facilities and has scaled up its support to 17 new health facilities.
The funds by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates represent almost a third of the $2.96 billion required and will relieve the suffering of millions across the country.
Familias afectadas por lluvias e inundaciones llegan a 9.600 en Bolivia
report — Government of Bolivia
El ministro de defensa de Bolivia declaró que 64 municipios están en alerta naranja, 20 en estado de emergencia y 14 fueron declarados en desastre y que hasta la fecha se reportaron 6 decesos en todo el país.
The upsurge in fighting in the south-western Governorate of Taizz is of particular concern. Civilians are under fire on all sides, and the Saudi-led Coalition continues to conduct airstrikes.
The data shows a continued donor support to Lebanon in 2017 in response to the impact of the Syrian crisis. An additional US$650 million has been committed for 2018 and beyond.
World + 4 othersChristian Aid calls on governments to take action to ensure IDP rights are recognised
report — Christian Aid
Twenty years since the launch of the UN displacement guidelines, the number of IDPs has nearly doubled. Despite this they receive far less global attention.
A total of 16 Syrian refugees lost their lives on 18 January while attempting the crossing from Syria into Lebanon, according to the Lebanese Civil Defense directorate.
Philippines + 6 othersLatest humanitarian snapshot highlights Tropical Cyclone Gita, displacement in the Philippines
infographic — UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Tropical Cyclone Gita passed Samoa on 10 February with damage and localized flooding reported. More than 80,000 people in Tonga are currently expected to be impacted by the cyclone.
report — Human Rights Watch
Homemade landmines have killed and injured hundreds of civilians, including more than 150 children in Raqqa since ISIS was pushed out of the city in October 2017, HRW said on Monday.
TC Gita passed by Samoa on the 10th and Niue on the 11 February, with damages reported in Samoa, including localized flooding. The Meteorological Service in Fiji has issued an alert.
World + 8 othersForced displacement to cities requires an integrated humanitarian and development approach
report — World Bank
Today, most of the displaced are urban areas. The pattern is particularly evident in the highly urbanized MENA region, where an estimated 80-90 percent of displaced live in towns and cities.
report — Voice of America
Thousands of Ethiopian migrants continue to make the perilous journey to war-torn Yemen in search of better economic opportunities despite the dangerous security conditions.
report — Child Soldiers International
The recruitment and use of child soldiers continues at alarming levels around the world today and the international community must act now to help end this devastating practice.
Without investment to restore basic infrastructure and services for children, the hard-won gains to end conflict in Iraq are in jeopardy, according to a UNICEF and UN-Habitat assessment.
10 Feb 2018 description
“The conduct and management of this war has been utterly shameful from the outset, and the failure to end it marks an epic failure of global diplomacy.” Zeid proclaimed.
European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)141