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20 Sep 2018 description

LLUVIAS GENERAN DESCENSO DE LAHARES EN EL VOLCÁN DE FUEGO

Según ha indicado el Instituto Nacional de Sismología, Vulcanología, Meteorología e Hidrología -INSIVUMEH- en sus últimos boletines especiales vulcanológicos No. 148-2018 y 149-2018, las lluvias que actualmente se registran en la zona del volcán de Fuego han generado el descenso de lahares moderados y fuertes por las barrancas Seca, Santa Teresa, Ceniza, Taniluyá, ríos Mineral, Pantaleón y sus afluentes.

20 Sep 2018 description

At a school in Juba, hundreds of pupils gather together, curiously listening and mimicking the actions of Nepalese military medics, as they demonstrate proper hand-washing and hygiene techniques.

Moses, a young boy attending the school, is among the curious listeners, and the techniques seem to have quickly struck a chord with him.

“When you come in the toilet, you get many diseases. When you want to eat, you wash your hands. When you come from toilet, you wash your hands to be clean, so no diseases come,” he says, describing what he had learned.

20 Sep 2018 description
report UN Women

Three years since the signing of the peace agreement, Malian women are impatient to see its provisions at work.

“We have discussed enough, it is now time to act,” said one woman at a recently held meeting in Bamako, which convened 40 women leaders from civil society, government and armed groups to find common ground and accelerate efforts to increase Malian women’s participation in the peace process.

20 Sep 2018 description

SARC dispatched a humanitarian aid convoy (17 trucks) to Eastern Rural of Daraa city on Thursday, September 20, 2018.

9 trucks loaded with 2000 food parcels and 2000 flour bags headed to Saida, while the other 8 trucks headed to Al-Naymeh carrying 1500 food parcels and 1500 flour bags.

These relief items are provided by WFP.

20 Sep 2018 description

Matrice de suivi des déplacements

L'OIM Madagascar met en œuvre son programme de Matrice de suivi des déplacements (DTM - Displacement Tracking Matrix ou DTM en anglais) afin de mieux comprendre les déplacements des populations engendrés par la sécheresse et fournir des informations essentielles aux acteurs gouvernementaux et humanitaires sur le sujet. Ce programme a été adapté au contexte du Sud de Madagascar et les outils utilisés lors de l’élaboration des évaluations sur le terrain ont été réalisées en collaboration avec les partenaires humanitaires.

20 Sep 2018 description
  • Summary of newly-reported viruses this week: Afghanistan – one new case of wild poliovirus (WPV1). Democratic Republic of Congo – two new cases of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2). See country sections below for more details.

  • Featured on www.polioeradication.org: Coffee with Polio Experts – Darcy Levison of WHO talks about the logistical challenges of reaching every child in the Lake Chad subregion.

20 Sep 2018 description

On International Day of Peace 21st September, we, the undersigned international NGOs, would like to draw attention to the urgent need for peace in South Sudan.

20 Sep 2018 description

1. HIGHLIGHTS

a. Based on Situation Report Number 31 from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) of the Philippines, a total of 364,823 families or 1,532,299 people were affected in 4,283 barangays, 476 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in in Regions I, II, III, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), National Capital Region (NCR), CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA. The number of temporarily displaced people slightly decreased to around 127,000 people inside and outside evacuation centres.

20 Sep 2018 description

Highlights

a. Based on Situation Report Number 31 from the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) of the Philippines, a total of 364,823 families or 1,532,299 people were affected in 4,283 barangays, 476 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in in Regions I, II, III, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR), National Capital Region (NCR), CALABARZON, and MIMAROPA. The number of temporarily displaced people slightly decreased to around 127,000 people inside and outside evacuation centres.

20 Sep 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

• In 2018, 154 527 suspected cholera cases reported

• The number of suspected cholera cases has been increasing for 13 consecutive weeks

• In the high-risk areas of Al Hodeida* and Ibb governorates, nearly 400 000 people received the first dose of Oral Cholera Vaccine (OCV) in early August

20 Sep 2018 description
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Ramallah, 20 September 2018 – In a concerted effort to advance the rule of law across the State of Palestine, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women), and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), in partnership with the Palestinian government, launched the Sawasya II joint programme.

20 Sep 2018 description

JUBA - The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a US$1.8 million (JP¥ 200,000,000) contribution from Japan to help bolster food and nutrition security in South Sudan, where millions of people do not know where their next meal is coming from.

Japan's new contribution, will enable WFP to reach 32,000 people in Western Bahr el Ghazal and Central Equatoria states with critical food assistance while they work on rehabilitating or constructing productive assets.

20 Sep 2018 description

De janvier à août 2018, la situation sécuritaire dans la région de Diffa a été marquée par une augmentation des exactions des éléments du groupe armé non étatique Boko Haram (BH) et une baisse des victimes civiles liées à ces incidents comparativement à la même période l’année dernière (2017). Les mois de janvier et août 2018 ont enregistré le plus d’incidents (47/94 soit 50%). Les communes de Gueskerou, Bosso, Maine Soroa et Chetimari sont les plus touchées par les attaques du groupe BH (73/94 incidents soit 78%).