Fact Sheet: United Nations Cross-border Operations from Turkey to Syria | as of 31 October 2018 [EN/AR/TR]

from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 11 Nov 2018 View Original

UN cross-border response

Humanitarian supplies covering various sectors are delivered by UNHCR, UNICEF, UNFPA, WFP, WHO, FAO and IOM. The beneficiary numbers represent people reached by relief items and supplies transported in trucks using border crossing from Turkey as authorised by the resolution 2393 (formerly 2165).
UN agencies, in addition to supplies, also implement programmes to ensure that people receive basic services such as education, health, nutrition, protection, water and sanitation etc. The first UN shipment from Turkey started on 24 July 2014.

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