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16 Apr 2017 description
report ACT Alliance
The US$ 179,493 appeal targets priority needs in Mocoa identified as food security, WASH, community-based psychosocial support, protection, livelihood and early recovery.
21 Jan 2016 description
More than 120 humanitarian organizations and UN agencies urge the world to raise their voices and call for an end to the Syria crisis and to the suffering endured by millions of civilians.
08 Jun 2015 description
report ACT Alliance
Significant numbers of people have been displaced and are accommodated temporarily in areas where water, food supply and sanitation access are poor due to crowded conditions.
29 May 2015 description
report ACT Alliance
The authorities have requested support from all humanitarian actors in the department, as water levels continue to rise. In addition, the security situation could worsen as FARC withdrew their unilateral cease fire.
01 Apr 2015 description
report ACT Alliance
Seven months after unprecedented flooding in 2014, Jammu and Kashmir has again been lashed by heavy and incessant rains. More heavy rainfall is likely.
17 Dec 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
Maize harvests were 50 - 75% below average during agricultural season in some regions. Food insecurity affects 640,009 people, requiring 15,830 MT of maize equivalent to address shortage.
06 Oct 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
El Salvador has declared a national state of emergency due to losses of up to 30 per cent of the annual corn harvest and 90 per cent of the bean crop. Honduras has also declared a state of emergency in the dry corridor, where over 76,000 families are affected by the drought.
28 Aug 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
In the affected regions, 56 per cent of the communities have no possibility of planting and 80 per cent of corn has been lost due to the prolonged drought.
07 May 2014 description
Somalia presents a unique and challenging context where destabilizing factors like conflict and cyclical drought are a regular feature. While gains have been made, communities still remain only one shock away from disaster.
18 Apr 2014 description
More than 20 organizations urge the international community to work toward a negotiated political settlement to the conflict while scaling up aid for vital food and health services.
14 Feb 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
The volcano eruption triggered ash and volcanic debris fall as far as 350 kilometres away. ACT expresses concern over the possibility of prolonged temporary displacement.
13 Feb 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
More than 50,000 new refugees from CAR and Sudan have been registered in Chad during 2013. Due to the continued fighting in both countries further influxes of refugees are foreseen in 2014.
31 Jan 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
In 2013/2014 Namibia experienced a drought that severely impacted food security. In this current transitional period, people need support as all the food stocks are depleted.
29 Jan 2014 description
report ACT Alliance
Almost 29,000 people have been evacuated from 33 villages on the slopes of the Mt. Sinabung volcano, which has been erupting since 15 September 2013.
11 Dec 2013 description
Ending absolute poverty should be the priority for the post-2015 development goals and this requires a strong commitment to reduce disaster risks, otherwise development efforts for the poorest will be unsustainable.
20 Aug 2013 description
report ACT Alliance
Many of the flood-affected communities do not have health public services and require health, water and sanitation assistance to prevent the imminent outbreak of diseases