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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.
08 Jan 2018 description
The strategy focuses on delivering aid to the Iraqi people and facilitating the stabilisation of areas liberated from Da'esh, with three million displaced Iraqis still unable to return home.
05 Jan 2018 description
The US $50 million allocation will ensure an integrated response across humanitarian sectors in 27 high-priority districts at risk of famine, as well as in areas where conflict has recently escalated.
31 Dec 2017 description
The unstable electricity has caused life-saving medical equipment to stop functioning, affects blood collection, storage and transportation, and puts the treatment of sewage at risk.
28 Dec 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
A National Communication Plan was developed by UNICEF and partners with prevention messages broadcast through community relays, churches, radios and schools reaching an estimated 382,000 people.
27 Dec 2017 description
In 2018, the nutrition cluster will continue to focus on life-saving and resilience-building activities amid an unprecedented drought.
27 Dec 2017 description
The multi-year funding arrangement will enable WFP to continue to support internally displaced people in Darfur who have not had regular access to food for many years.
26 Dec 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
In the first 10 days of November, an average of 6 children were either killed or maimed each day. The Country Task Force on Monitoring and Reporting documented a 32 per cent increase in verified cases compared to October.
20 Dec 2017 description
Some 18,000 households – whether displaced, returnee or host families – stand to benefit from US$10 million in Belgian government funding channeled through the WFP and FAO.
19 Dec 2017 description
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.
09 Dec 2017 description
The CERF hosted its annual high-level pledging conference for 2018. Thirty-six donors pledged US$383 million to the Fund to ensure urgent humanitarian aid reaches people in need whenever and wherever crises hit.
08 Dec 2017 description
UN chief urges Pledging Conference to support ‘Super’ Central Emergency Response Fund in order to keep pace with projections of continued protracted crises and impacts of climate change.
08 Dec 2017 description
Additional EU assistance of €15 million will enable humanitarian organisations to step up emergency food assistance and the treatment of malnutrition in the drought-stricken country.
07 Dec 2017 description
El apoyo financiero permitirá que unos 1.640 niños, niñas y adolescentes y 41 maestros del estado de Oaxaca puedan retomar sus clases, interrumpidas luego de los poderosos terremotos que impactaron a México en septiembre.
07 Dec 2017 description
These critical funds, part of the Fund's second standard allocation this year, will support 30 famine prevention projects in some of the worst-affected areas across the country.
06 Dec 2017 description
Running until March 2021, the project will strengthen weather-, climate- and water-related impact-based decision support services and so help protect lives and property.
05 Dec 2017 description
While this figure represents the highest level of funds committed by States at the annual meeting in Geneva, the gap between the funds received and the needs of refugees and displaced people continues to grow.
04 Dec 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF and partners continue with a multi-sectoral response to contain the new outbreak in Panyijiar county where 78 per cent of the cases reported are under five, with none having been vaccinated previously.
03 Dec 2017 description
While HIV remains a major health challenge in Zimbabwe, with 1.3 million people living with HIV at the end of 2016, the dramatic scale up of the HIV response is remarkable.
01 Dec 2017 description
report Government of Cuba
El gobierno de Suiza entregó un donativo de 1,93 millones de dólares al PNUD y al PMA que será destinado a la rehabilitación de viviendas e industrias, y al apoyo alimenticio en los territorios afectados por Irma en Cuba.