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21 Apr 2018 description
Humanitarian operations in and around Tari, provincial capital of Hela province, remain suspended since 28 March, with reports of a new rise in tensions since 19 April.
11 Apr 2018 description
Amidst political tensions, an estimated 10.3 million people across DPRK continue to suffer from food insecurity and undernutrition, as well as a lack of access to basic services.
11 Apr 2018 description
The overall humanitarian situation in Eastern Ukraine remains dire. 2018 will be a critical year for the transition from humanitarian assistance to longer-term recovery efforts.
04 Apr 2018 description
The operation will continue to seek innovative, cost-effective and sustainable ways to deliver basic needs and essential services, including life-saving activities.
03 Apr 2018 description
The facility includes a mobile operating theatre, a 33-bed in-patient ward where people can recover from surgery, mental health services and a rehabilitation unit.
22 Mar 2018 description
Transportation of newly arrived refugees from border entry points to camps remains a critical priority, while shelter, WASH and livelihood support remains critically under-funded.
20 Mar 2018 description
More than 80 per cent of those who have fled to Kenya are women and children; nearly 1,500 are under five. UNHCR and partners are on the ground providing emergency assistance.
12 Mar 2018 description
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For the millions of children who have had to flee their homes within Syria and in neighbouring countries, displacement has put those with existing disabilities closer to risks like road traffic, rivers and unexploded remnants of war.
06 Mar 2018 description
Over the last eight months, victims of the Syrian conflict have suffered greatly as violence countrywide re-escalated to new heights, according to the latest report by the UN-mandated Commission of Inquiry.
27 Feb 2018 description
The country faces a humanitarian crisis brought on by the worst drought in decades. Furthermore, violence, organized crime and consequent displacements have escalated.
27 Feb 2018 description
The money will support people affected by natural and manmade disasters and help humanitarian partners provide lifesaving assistance to those in need.
07 Feb 2018 description
With emergency assistance as a priority, protection, resilience-based capacity-building activities will be a focus to strengthen national response mechanisms and ensure sustainability.
02 Feb 2018 description
With the continued volcanic activity, the local government is now planning for three-month evacuation. Nearly 90 per cent of evacuees are seeking shelter in 88 evacuation centres, mostly schools.
31 Jan 2018 description
Though mine clearance and mine-risk education activities are ongoing, much more needs to be done in the conflict-affected areas to ensure that lives are not endangered or lost.
31 Jan 2018 description
Historic levels of funding, large and sustained famine prevention efforts and easing drought helped ease famine risk. But progress could easily be reversed and nearly 500,000 people might face a catastrophe.
29 Jan 2018 description
As the crisis enters its fifth year, it remains the largest refugee situation in Africa. As of 31 October 2017, there are close to 2.5 million refugees hosted in six asylum countries.
26 Jan 2018 description
Renewed Lebanon Crisis Response Plan has been released to provide direct aid and protection to 1.9 million highly vulnerable people and deliver basic services to 2.2 million persons.
11 Jan 2018 description
The children and their families need urgent support, including health and nutrition services, safe water and sanitation, and education and psychosocial assistance.
22 Dec 2017 description
The group of Eritrean, Ethiopian, Somali and Yemeni refugees include families, single mothers, unaccompanied children and disabled people. All of them need health care and counseling.
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.