This report is produced by OCHA Libya in collaboration with humanitarian partners, covering the period of 21 to 24 April. The next report will be issued on or around 26 April.
I. HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES
• At least 9,870 people have been evacuated from Misrata through efforts of the humanitarian community.
• The United Nations has established an international humanitarian presence in Tripoli.
• Aid organizations continue to scale-up the humanitarian response inside Libya. The World Food Programme (WFP), UNICEF, the World Health Organization (WHO) and International Organization for Migration (IOM) have all delivered large shipments of humanitarian assistance since 21 April. On 24 April, WFP delivered 500 metric tons of food to Misrata; enough to feed 23,000 people for 30 days.
• United Nations Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) has been established for use by humanitarian agencies, donors and partners into and within Libya. Initial funding has been provided by the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF).
• The US$ 310 million Regional Flash Appeal for the Libyan Crisis is currently funded at 42 per cent with $129 million committed and $1.4 million in pledges.
- UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
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