24 Jun 2018 description
ECW allocates US$3 million to meet urgent education needs of newly displaced children in North-West and North-East Syria
report — Education Cannot Wait (ECW)
The funds will improve access to quality education and learning opportunities for 20,000 newly displaced children and will support 500 education personnel.
23 Jun 2018 description
The appeal prioritizes life-saving support for over 818,000 men, women and children displaced as a result of inter-communal violence that has escalated since early June 2018.
The government has planned to establish 20 temporary learning spaces with a compressed school schedule, and to provide a minimum supply of teaching materials, school bags and personal health care kits.
Syrian Arab Republic + 1 otherMillitary escalation brings new displacement crisis in Dar’a, Qunaitra and Sweida
Tens of civilians have reportedly been killed by the conflict, including children. NGO partners also confirmed a humanitarian worker among the dead in Nahta as a result of aerial bombardment.
report — Voice of America
Prime Minister Yang said he was counting on government resources and contributions from Cameroonians and the international community to fund the emergency humanitarian assistance plan.
La impunidad continúa en Venezuela en medio de una situación sombría de derechos humanos, señala nuevo informe
Un informe de la Oficina de Derechos Humanos de la ONU señala que las autoridades venezolanas no han responsabilizado a los autores de graves violaciones de los derechos humanos.
Bangladesh + 1 otherIOM raises awareness of trafficking risks with experiences of Rohingya refugees
IOM has launched comic books that tell the true-life stories of Rohingya refugees who have fallen victim to human trafficking, to raise awareness among those vulnerable in Bangladesh.
Report spotlights failure of Venezuelan authorities to hold accountable perpetrators of human rights violations. It also lays bare the grave impact of the economic and social crisis on the rights to food and health.
report — Emergency Nutrition Network
Greater programming efficiency and effectiveness can be realised if both forms of undernutrition are jointly tackled. This will require radical change in how we view and finance the issues.
The Humanitarian Coordinator for Afghanistan, Toby Lanzer, has decided to revise the Humanitarian Response Plan to seek an additional US$117 million for this year.
report — UN High Commissioner for Refugees
UNHCR calls for urgent international action to strengthen rescue at sea efforts by all relevant and capable actors, including NGOs and commercial vessels, throughout the Mediterranean.
report — UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen
Twenty-five percent of children in Hodeidah are suffering from acute malnutrition. If nutritional support from humanitarian partners is disrupted, it will endanger the lives of almost 100,000 children.
“Children conceived through wartime rape often struggle with issues of identity and belonging for decades after the guns have fallen silent,” said Antonio Guterres in a special event.
Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) + 4 othersLas Cáritas de Colombia, Brasil y Ecuador lanzan planes de acogida para los refugiados venezolanos
report — Caritas
Los sectores de intervención más urgentes a los que está dando respuesta son asistencia jurídica a los refugiados, albergue, alimentación, atención sanitaria, acceso al trabajo, integración social y sensibilización.
report — European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations
Out of the aid package, €24 million will go to Uganda, prioritising emergency situations and new arrivals, focusing on refugees from South Sudan and the increasing influx of Congolese.
report — Norwegian Refugee Council
Now in its ninth year, the violent conflict in north-east Nigeria has caused one of the most severe crises in the world, with 7.7 million people needing urgent humanitarian assistance.
After a disaster, containers of unsolicited bilateral donations arrive, often filled with unneeded or non-priority items, putting pressure on an already stretched supply chain.
report — UN Human Rights Council
The experts said that hospital patients in Gaza have been discharged prematurely to allow for new casualties to be treated. About 6,000 elective surgeries have been postponed.
report — Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)
While violence levels decreased slightly from the all-time high of 2016, non-state conflicts and internationalized intrastate conflicts continue to challenge the international community’s ability to achieve global peace.
20 Jun 2018 description
report — Plan International
Plan International explores how girls within two age brackets (10-14 and 15-19) understand the impact the crisis has upon them, and how they have responded to the challenges they face.
European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)149