Syria + 4 more

IOM Regional Response to the Syria Humanitarian Crisis, 15 - 28 April 2014

Situation Report
Originally published



  • Syria: IOM in collaboration with the Ministry of Social Affairs and the Ministry of Local Admin-istration provided training on mental health and psychosocial considerations to 24 shelter managers in Aleppo.

  • Iraq: IOM facilitated the construction of 130 shops in Basirma and Darashakran camps to cre-ate a marketplace where Syrian refugees can house their businesses.

  • Jordan: IOM immunized 2,578 newly arrived Syrian refugees against Polio, 2,472 refugees against Measles and 1,045 children received Vitamin A supplements.

  • Lebanon: IOM and the Lebanese University delivered the fifth module of the course on psycho-social support and dialogue from 18 to 20 April.

  • Turkey: IOM distributed NFI kits to 224 Syrian households (1,117 individuals) living in Kumlu and Kirikhan in Hatay province.