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19 Sep 2017 description
report Mercy Corps
Clean drinking water is hard to access, malnutrition rates are now at critical levels and water and sanitation needs will likely get worse for children and pregnant and breastfeeding women.
19 Sep 2017 description
According to the interior ministry, widespread flooding has killed at least 56 people in Niger since the rainy season began in June, and left over 185,000 homeless.
19 Sep 2017 description
Preliminary estimates indicate that more than 210,000 homes have been severely affected to date. About 3.1 million people have experienced an impact on their water supply.
18 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service
Las pérdidas incurridas por los huracanes Irma y José podrían alcanzar 62.000 millones de dólares sin contar a Estados Unidos. Según estimaciones, unas 17.000 personas necesitan asistencia inmediata de vivienda.
15 Sep 2017 description
The three-month Regional Response Plan aims to cover the urgent needs of the most vulnerable populations in the Caribbean’s most impacted nations, territories and states.
14 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
UNICEF and partners have scaled up to respond to the critical nutrition situation reaching 160,744 children with life-saving therapeutic treatment for SAM to date
13 Sep 2017 description
In Havana, Irma damaged electrical infrastructure, which has yet to be repaired due to flooding. Nearly 400 schools were affected and one of the main hospitals.
12 Sep 2017 description
report World Bank
Estudios del Banco Mundial señalan que cada año unos 26 millones de personas - el equivalente a la población de Chile y Bolivia combinadas -, caen en la pobreza debido a los desastres naturales.
11 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service
El Secretario General de la ONU lamentó este domingo la pérdida de vidas humanas y la destrucción causada por el terremoto que sacudió a Oaxaca, Chiapas y Tabasco el 8 de septiembre.
08 Sep 2017 description
La presentación de este informe busca contribuir en la profundización del análisis del despojo como causa del desplazamiento en Honduras, y en la búsqueda de soluciones en el mediano y largo plazo del desplazamiento.
01 Sep 2017 description
The Yemen Stabilisation Programme begins the first phase of a project that aims to spur skill development and small business growth within the war-torn country.
30 Aug 2017 description
UNRWA aims to make continued improvements in its schools by strengthening monitoring activities, improving performance management, and improving the quality of the food provided.
29 Aug 2017 description
En 2016, México reconoció a 3.078 personas como refugiados - un aumento del 206 por ciento con respecto al año anterior. EL ACNUR trabaja con instituciones y socios locales para fortalecer su integración.
28 Aug 2017 description
report World Bank
The grant will expand the scope of the ongoing Emergency Health and Nutrition Project to reach 4.5 million Yemenis with access to water and sanitation services, addressing the source of the epidemic.
25 Aug 2017 description
The funds will go towards immediate humanitarian assistance comprising health, WASH, food security, nutrition, shelter, livelihood, protection, education and early recovery support for the coming six months.
25 Aug 2017 description
More than 460,000 people have been displaced from their homes. Some communities in the Rautahat, Banke, Bardiya, Mahottari, Dhanusa and Saptari districts remain inaccessible.
23 Aug 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund
Water and electricity have been reportedly cut off for more than a month, forcing people to collect unsafe water. Unexploded ordnance and landmines continue to be a serious safety concern.
22 Aug 2017 description
En total 3810 personas se verán favorecidas por el programa financiado por Noruega: 30% son excombatientes de las FARC y 70% de organizaciones locales, comités, gremios y cooperativas.
16 Aug 2017 description
report Theirworld
As schools reopen, the situation remains dire due to a shortage of teachers and textbooks. Despite best efforts, some 1.75 million children still remain out of school in the war-torn nation.
14 Aug 2017 description
As of August 2017, the overall number of people requiring emergency food assistance between August and December 2017 is 8.5 million of which 3.3 million reside in the Somali region.