Colombia + 1 otherComunidad humanitaria en Colombia se propone atender a más de un millón de personas en 2018
El Equipo Humanitario, sin capacidad para alcanzar los 4.9 millones de personas con necesidades humanitarias, se focalizará en los grupos más vulnerables en las zonas más afectadas del país.
Central African Republic + 6 others$515.6 millions nécessaires en 2018 pour l’aide humanitaire en République centrafricaine
Plus de 600,000 personnes étaient déplacées internes au mois de novembre 2017 et plus de 500,000 réfugiées dans les pays voisins.
report — UN Children's Fund
More than four million children have been impacted by extreme violence, 270 children killed last year alone. UNICEF calls for massive investment in education - a key for lasting peace.
The number of refugees fleeing English-speaking areas of Cameroon for Nigeria is on the rise, with women and children comprising 80% of the approximately 10,000 people registered so far.
Years of drought have spiralled Somaliland’s nomadic communities into a food crisis, causing most – if not all – of their camels, sheep and goats to die and, with them, their livelihoods.
report — Institute of Development Studies
The agriculture sector holds great potential before, during and after crises such as conflict and disasters, to save lives, contribute to livelihoods and provide decent employment.
UN rights officials decry ‘devastating’ impact of surging violence on civilians in Syria
report — United Nations
More than half of the country’s basic infrastructure has been damaged or destroyed, and over 13 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance as a result of the seven-year conflict.
Millions of children's lives hang in the balance as South Sudan conflict grinds on, warns UNICEF chief
report — UN Children's Fund
2.4 million children have been forced to flee their homes, and more than a quarter of a million children are severely malnourished and at imminent risk of death in the conflict-ravaged country.
Deteriorating humanitarian crisis in DR Congo demands largest ever appeal
US$1.68 billion urgently needed in 2018 to reach 13.1 million people in acute need, of whom 4.3 million internally displaced, 7.7 million food insecure and 2.2 million children suffering from malnutrition.
report — World Health Organization
The shipments include essential medicines, insulin vials, antibiotics, rabies vaccines, intravenous (IV) fluids, and other medical supplies and equipment.
UNHCR and its partners are working with community leaders to advise families on positioning their homes, as well as helping with construction of more robust structures.
Of the two million Yemenis who remain displaced, almost 90 per cent have been living away from home for more than a year, depleting their resources and those of the local host communities.
report — Médecins Sans Frontières
The population of Pulka, a small town in Borno state, cannot access the fields outside the town — their only livelihood — due to the high risk of attacks from Boko Haram. Basic needs are not met.
report — UN News Service
The UN wants a 50km perimeter around Paoua allowing displaced persons to return. In the last three weeks, 60,000 people left everything behind to escape clashes between armed groups.
report — Government of Guatemala
El Sistema CONRED ha brindando atención a un total de 5,943 en los 20 albergues habilitados a nivel nacional durante noviembre, diciembre y enero. En las últimas 24 horas, 188 personas han sido atendidas en los albergues.
ONU Derechos Humanos llama al Estado colombiano y al ELN a cumplir con sus obligaciones sobre derechos humanos y DIH
report — UN Human Rights Council
La Oficina en Colombia del Alto Comisionado de la ONU para los Derechos Humanos recuerda al Estado y al ELN que la finalización del cese al fuego no debe significar vulneraciones a los derechos de la población civil.
An expanding outbreak that affected over 3, 000 people and claimed the lives of 5 children and adults in 2017 continues to spread, with new cases being reported in all oblasts and Kyiv.
Food security deteriorates among returnee households and in hard-to-reach areas of Syria
report — World Food Programme
Despite a slight improvement in the food supply in December, prices are still high and unaffordable for about 400,000 besieged people in Eastern Ghouta. Access constraints remain a challenge.
Humanitarian situation in DR Congo reaches breaking point as funding gap remains enormous
The spike in displacement has made DRC the country with the highest number of IDPs in Africa. In total, 13.1 million people will need assistance throughout the country in 2018.
report — UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia
The number of Somalis on the brink of famine has grown tenfold in a year. An estimated 1.2 million children are projected to be malnourished in 2018, 232,000 of whom will face life-threatening severe acute malnutrition.
European Commission's Directorate-General for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (ECHO)140