UNICEF Myanmar Humanitarian Situation Report 5, 27 August 2015



  • Despite a receding of floodwaters, the ongoing monsoon continues to risk further flooding and increase the vulnerability of people coping with the effects of the disaster.

  • Multi-Sector/Cluster Initial Rapid Assessment results have been compiled and the Inter-Agency Initial Flood Response Plan finalised.

  • 40% of flood-affected areas continue to have limited humanitarian access as a result of debris, broken roads and bridges.

  • UNICEF Myanmar’s total 2015 Humanitarian Action for Children appeal of $46.6 million includes US$23.3 million for protracted emergencies in Rakhine and Kachin, and US$23.3 million for the flood response.