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17 Aug 2018 description
Donors helped the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to achieve record-level funding of $514.6 million, ensuring delivery of urgent aid to millions of people in desperate need.
17 Aug 2018 description
Cox’s Bazar had significant areas of protected forest and was an important wildlife habitat. But the arrival of over 700,000 Rohingya refugees over the past year led to massive deforestation.
16 Aug 2018 description
Not only does Arsal host a high number of Syrian refugees, but its residents have suffered from instability, with armed groups present in the area for years. MSF has worked there continuously since 2012.
16 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund
El informe de UNICEF “Desarraigados en Centroamérica y México” muestra que los viajes desprotegidos y las expulsiones intensifican las causas profundas de la migración irregular y desplazamiento forzado.
16 Aug 2018 description
"We need a further $217 M to ensure that our schools not only open but can be run until the end of the year," said Commissioner-General Krähenbühl, as the UN agency is facing a severe financial crisis.
16 Aug 2018 description
The Lebanese government waived the one year timeframe for Syrian refugee children born between January 2011 and February 2018, allowing parents to register births without going to court.
16 Aug 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund
Extreme violence, poverty and lack of opportunity are not only powerful drivers of irregular child migration from northern Central America and Mexico, but also consequences of deportations.
13 Aug 2018 description
Los enfrentamientos en Nicaragua han dejado por lo menos 317 muertos, de acuerdo con la Comisión Interamericana de Derechos Humanos. Más de 2.000 personas han quedado heridas.
13 Aug 2018 description
Clashes in the Central American nation have killed at least 317 people according to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. More than 2,000 have been injured, and an unknown number detained.
10 Aug 2018 description
The majority of the Venezuelans entering Ecuador continue onwards to Peru and Chile. Up to 20 per cent, however, remain in the country, some 7,000 of whom have sought asylum since 2016.
10 Aug 2018 description
Between January and July 2018, IOM safely returned 10,950 stranded migrants from Libya as the number of detainees in the country rose alarmingly.
10 Aug 2018 description
Since 11 May, an estimated 49,000 refugees have been affected by adverse weather; more than 25,000 by strong winds and storms, another 15,000 by landslides and 5,400 by flooding.
09 Aug 2018 description
report Pew Research Center
In 2017, 18.4 million people were forced to leave their homes in sub-Saharan Africa due to conflict, up sharply from 14.1 million in 2016 – the largest regional increase of forcibly displaced people in the world.
08 Aug 2018 description
The government’s willingness to take the lead in implementing the agreement is critical to creating conditions conducive for voluntary, safe, dignified and sustainable return of the Rohingya.
07 Aug 2018 description
report UN News Service
ACNUR celebra la decisión del tribunal supremo brasileño de anular una decisión de un juez federal en el estado de Roraima para suspender la admisión de venezolanos al país y cerrar la frontera, dijo el vocero del ACNUR.
07 Aug 2018 description
The response plan, developed with regional and country level partners, is a migrant-focused humanitarian and development strategy, targeting 81,000 vulnerable people.
07 Aug 2018 description
The Joint Data Center, which will be located in the UN City in Copenhagen, will strengthen collection, analysis and sharing of data on forcibly displaced persons and host communities.
06 Aug 2018 description
According to the Red Cross, the effect of the population movement crisis is broad, complex and not restricted to issues of nationality. All groups of people in need face different types and levels of vulnerability.
06 Aug 2018 description
UNFPA is operating four women’s and girls’ safe spaces in the desert city of Sanliurfa, Turkey, an hour’s drive from the Syrian border. They are crowded with women in need of gynaecological care.
06 Aug 2018 description
report Human Rights Watch
The Myanmar government will need to ensure full respect for returnees' human rights, equal access to nationality, and security among communities in Rakhine State, Human Rights Watch said.