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06 Nov 2018 description
Conditions in the reception centres on the two islands are abhorrent. With winter approaching and more people arriving, time is of the essence and emergency measures are needed.
31 Oct 2018 description
Millions of people living in crisis may not be receiving the humanitarian assistance they desperately need due to a lack of funding for humanitarian action, says IFRC report.
05 Oct 2018 description
report Save the Children
Save the Children report sheds light on why the education of refugee children matters, as well as the challenges teachers face in supporting their ability to recover, learn and thrive.
02 Aug 2018 description
The majority of Venezuelans currently arriving to neighboring countries are nuclear families with young boys and girls, pregnant women, elderly men and women and people with disabilities.
19 Jul 2018 description
ECW invested US$82 million in 14 crisis-hit countries from April 2017 to March 2018, reaching some of the most vulnerable children affected by conflict and natural disasters.
27 Apr 2018 description
Up to 14 million older people with disabilities may be affected by humanitarian disasters. They are among those most at risk, yet little is known about their particular experiences.
18 Dec 2017 description
Anti-personnel mines, in particular improvised mines, are taking a heavy toll on civilians in Afghanistan, Iraq, Myanmar, Nigeria, Syria, Ukraine and Yemen. Children account for 42% of all civilian casualties.
13 Dec 2017 description
Framed around the Agenda for Humanity, the report presents global and country-level data-and-trend analysis about humanitarian crises and assistance.
15 Feb 2017 description
The appeal is the most ambitious to date as the work of the Office is "dramatically and chronically underfunded," the High Commissioner Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein said.
18 Jan 2017 description
report Human Rights Watch
Refugees, asylum seekers, and other migrants with disabilities are not properly identified and do not enjoy equal access to services in reception centers in Greece, said Human Rights Watch.
23 Dec 2016 description
In total, RMRP partners will provide assistance to 342,000 refugees and migrants, prioritising the most vulnerable new arrivals as well as those already in Europe.
12 Dec 2016 description
Released today, the annual report is framed around the Agenda for Humanity, and presents case studies on all core responsibilities to deliver for humanity.
07 Dec 2016 description
An estimated 20 million people with disabilities are affected by crises . So far, 139 stakeholders have endorsed the new Charter on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action.
10 Jun 2016 description
An update of the regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan (RMRP) needs almost US$ 670 million this year, of which contributions of US$ 328.8 million have been received so far.
19 May 2016 description
Speaking ahead of the first-ever World Humanitarian Summit, a UN human rights expert has urged all countries to take into account the rights and needs of persons with disabilities in their humanitarian responses.’
14 May 2016 description
report CBM
A Charter will be launched during the World Humanitarian Summit to make humanitarian action increasingly receptive to the rights and the needs of persons with disabilities.
10 May 2016 description
A new HelpAge International report contributes to a growing body of evidence illustrating the failure of the humanitarian system to protect the rights of older people.
09 May 2016 description
report UN General Assembly
A new report from the UN calls for strengthening the international systems that manage large movements of people so that they uphold human rights norms and provide the necessary protection.
09 Mar 2016 description
report Council of Europe
For the first time since the beginning of the refugee crisis in Europe, women and children on the move outnumber adult men. This also means more women and children risk and lose their lives.
23 Feb 2016 description
Recent restrictive practices adopted in several European countries are placing additional undue hardships on refugees and asylum-seekers across Europe, the UN refugee agency said.