Philippines Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 6 | 1 June – 3 July 2015

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 03 Jul 2015

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Zamboanga Communications Working Group readies over 28,000 remaining IDPs for durable solutions.

  • Back-to-school campaign benefits conflict-affected children in Mamasapano.

  • Communication, accountability and community participation prompted for better humanitarian response and preparedness.

  • Carpenters build resilience in communities affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

FIGURES

Zamboanga Crisis

Number of IDPs remaining in Grandstand evacuation centre: 1,900

Number of IDPs in transitional sites: 15,100

Number of IDPs hosted by relatives and friends or renting temporary homes: 11,300*

Number of IDPs awarded permanent shelters: 2,900**

Number of IDPs received home material assistance: 8,300**

Source: CCCM Cluster (as of 22 June 2015), *Protection Cluster (as of December 2014) **National Housing Authority (June 2015)

Flooding in Mindanao

Number of IDPs: 380

Number of houses damaged: 65+

Source: OCD (ARMM and Regions X and XII) (as of 3 July 2015)

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