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24 Jan 2018 description
Relevant, high-quality data is critical for designing, implementing and evaluating policies that can generate substantial economic, social and humanitarian benefits for countries and migrants alike.
23 Jan 2018 description
In 2017, Boko Haram forced at least 135 children in north-east Nigeria and in Cameroon to become suicide bombers, five times as many as in 2016, according to a UNICEF report.
23 Jan 2018 description
En 2017, Nueva Esperanza se convirtió en el primer asentamiento informal legalizado en la región de Putumayo. En agosto, 160 familias recibieron el título de sus terrenos y otras 106 están en proceso de recibir los suyos.
23 Jan 2018 description
Tens of thousands more at risk as fighting escalates, especially in Afrin District, where hostilities intensified significantly following Turkish announcement on military operations.
23 Jan 2018 description
FAO is seeking $7.5 million to roll out a critically needed emergency livestock vaccination campaign to protect nearly 9 million animals (30 percent of the country's livestock).
23 Jan 2018 description
Access would allow for assessment of the actual return conditions and the long-term viability of returns, as well as help address the legitimate safety concerns for any potential returnees.
23 Jan 2018 description
Ongoing violence has pushed forced displacement to the highest levels seen since the start of the crisis in 2013. As of end-December, 688,700 people were displaced – up 60% on a year ago.
23 Jan 2018 description
Last year, Nueva Esperanza became the first informal settlement to be legalized in the Putumayo region. In August, 160 families received title to their land and 106 are in the process.
22 Jan 2018 description
report UN News Service
Las lluvias torrenciales que provocaron inundaciones, deslizamientos de tierra y avalanchas de lodo, recorrieron todas las costas del Perú en marzo de 2017. En abril, casi la mitad del país estaba en estado de emergencia.
22 Jan 2018 description
Following dramatic funding cuts by the US, the campaign aims to raise $500 million to support millions of vulnerable Palestine refugees across Jordan, Syria, Lebanon and oPt.
22 Jan 2018 description
The volcano spewed a 10km-high ash column on 22 January, with authorities warning of an imminent hazardous eruption, possibly within days. There was moderate to heavy ash fall.
20 Jan 2018 description
Among those who require assistance to survive are 400,000 children who suffer from a severe acute malnutrition and are 10 times more likely to die if they do not receive medical treatment.
20 Jan 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund
Residents and the Lebanese authorities continue to look for people who are reportedly trapped in the mountainous in freezing temperatures after at least 12 Syrians died in Eastern Lebanon.
19 Jan 2018 description
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.
19 Jan 2018 description
Plus de 600,000 personnes étaient déplacées internes au mois de novembre 2017 et plus de 500,000 réfugiées dans les pays voisins.
19 Jan 2018 description
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.
19 Jan 2018 description
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.
19 Jan 2018 description
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.
19 Jan 2018 description
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.
18 Jan 2018 description
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.