Colombia

Colombia: Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 37 | 01 – 30 April 2015

Attachments

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Humanitarian demining requires enormous efforts. Landmines represent an obstacle for peacebuilding and development at the local level.

  • Despite a reduction in armed actions, humanitarian needs in Catatumbo are being transformed.

  • Stories from the field: The chance of changing the future, in La Guajira.

FIGURES

No. of IDPs in mass events Apr. 2015 (OCHA) 1,079

No. of people affected by access and mobility constraints. Apr. 2015 (OCHA) 124,300

No. of people affected by disasters. Apr. 2015 (UNGRD) 20,507

FUNDING

US$38,319,028 2015 humanitarian funding being implemented as of 15 May 2015 (OCHA 4W)

Disclaimer

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