De un total de 40,114 niñas, niños y adolescentes migrantes detenidos en México en 2016, 38,555 fueron deportados a sus países de origen, entre ellos 17,318 niñas, niños y adolescentes no acompañados.
report — European Commission
The funded projects will support the country's electoral reform process, enhance the waste management sector, and foster socio-economic development along the Litani River Basin.
The extent of the growing humanitarian needs underlines the urgent requirement for investment in longer-term efforts to build Somalia’s structural resilience to climatic and humanitarian shocks.
report — UN High Commissioner for Refugees
UNHCR has stepped up life-saving support to thousands of people displaced by unrest from English-speaking areas of Cameroon to south eastern Nigeria.
Restrictions on fuel imports have led to critical shortages and price hikes across Yemen, limiting access to safe water and other vital services for children, including health care and sanitation.
IOM will deliver coal to 3,800 vulnerable low-income families in Donetsk NGCA, including the elderly, disabled, single-headed households and families with three or more children.
report — World Health Organization
WHO has released $1.5 million to help scale up operations over the next six months, in a bid to respond to an outbreak that has seen more than 1,500 probable cases, including 21 deaths.
report — UN High Commissioner for Refugees
More than 4,000 Chadian refugees are ready to return to their home after a decade in Sudan, now that UNHCR and the governments of Sudan and Chad have begun the repatriation process.
report — CARE
Humanitarian food aid is reaching only a third of Yemen’s population. The remaining 18 million rely on functioning commercial markets, which have been devastated by fuel scarcity and conflict.
The Fourth Report of the Continuous Reporting System on International Migration in the Americas 2017 was launched today, on the celebration of International Migrants Day.
Deslizamiento de tierra en Villa Santa Lucía, Chile, deja 11 personas fallecidas y 15 desaparecidas
report — Government of Chile
La evacuación preventiva realizada la noche del 17 de noviembre movilizó a 350 personas. Se han habilitado 5 albergues que acogieron a 200 personas.
NGOs call for a de-escalation of violence and an increase in access in Eastern Ghouta
report — CARE, Mercy Corps, Médecins du Monde, Oxfam, International Rescue Committee, Save the Children, Finn Church Aid
A group of leading NGOs expresses grave concern about the plight of civilians and calls on the parties to the conflict to fulfill their obligations under international humanitarian law.
UNICEF and IOM have joined forces with an action plan to increase support to migrant children in Libya, focusing on child protection, education, water, sanitation, and health.
IOM is boosting its response to the outbreak with risk communication, contact tracing, case management, vaccination, coordination and health system support.
report — UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria
The UN HC, Edward Kallon, deplores the deadly ambush on a convoy carrying humanitarian food supplies for conflict-affected persons on Saturday 16 December.
Anti-personnel mines, in particular improvised mines, are taking a heavy toll on civilians in Afghanistan, Iraq, Myanmar, Nigeria, Syria, Ukraine and Yemen. Children account for 42% of all civilian casualties.
report — Refugees International
Nearly 100,000 people continue to live in displacement camps in Kachin and northern Shan States. Most were first displaced by fighting in 2011, and many have been displaced multiple times, including recent months.
report — UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan
The district of Shahwalikot in Afghanistan’s Kandahar province has the highest number of polio cases of any district in the world, putting at risk hundreds of thousands of children.
Jordan + 1 otherUNICEF helps thousands of vulnerable children in Jordan prepare for the cold winter ahead
UNICEF's support to children during the 2017 - 2018 winter includes cash support and in-kind clothes distribution to over 120,000 children living in refugee camps, host communities and other remote locations.
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report — IRIN
The looming battle for the key port of Hodeidah threatens to throw Yemen even further into the depths of humanitarian catastrophe, cutting off crucial imports and displacing as many as half a million people.
European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)140