UN Inter-Agency Response for Syrian Refugees, February 08 – February 15, 2013
Highlights of the week
UNHCR registered more than 10,000 Syrian refugees this week;
UNHCR is working on further developing its "refugee focal point" projects whereby refugees volunteers are recruited to assist in outreach visits;
Some 45,000 people have benefited from winter clothes vouchers, electric heaters, blankets, pillows, mattresses, hygiene and baby kits this week;
Over 16,700 World Food Programme (WFP) food vouchers and 4,850 fuel coupons were distributed to refugees this week;
A total of 2,248 patients have had access to primary healthcare services;
A total of 463 patients were admitted to hospitals.