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15 Aug 2018 description

KABUL - Under-Secretary-General Vladimir Voronkov, Head of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism appealed for support to the victims of terrorism today in Kabul.

15 Aug 2018 description

This paper explores the building of sustainable resilience for food security and livelihood dynamics using the Ethiopia Rural Household Survey panel data. Household resilience scores are derived from measures taken to protect against shocks. The impact of several demographic and socio-economic factors on resilience dynamics is then tested. This paper shows that the experience of resilience in the past leads to a subsequent higher chance of continuing to be resilient (‘true state-dependence’).

15 Aug 2018 description
report African Union

INTRODUCTION

  1. Le 12 août 2018, les électeurs maliens étaient appelés aux urnes pour le deuxième tour de l’élection du Président de la République. Cette élection qui met en lice les deux candidats arrivés en tête du premier tour tenu le 29 juillet 2018, s’est déroulé sur l’ensemble du territoire et à l’extérieur dans un calme relatif. Toutefois des incidents sécuritaires, bien qu’isolés et les conditions climatiques de certaines localités ont empêché le vote dans un nombre résiduel de bureaux de vote.

15 Aug 2018 description
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In addition to meeting the needs of people living in the camps, the Turkish Red Crescent (TRC) holds humanitarian relief activities to meet the needs of Syrian people living in the urban areas as the population of Syrian people living in the urban areas is larger. Activities included psychosocial support and orientation programming for Syrian people.

15 Aug 2018 description
report Government of Peru

ARCC también transfirió recursos para reparar baños en Huarangal y La Victoria

18:00 | Lima, ago. 14. La Autoridad para la Reconstrucción con Cambios (ARCC) destinó más de S/ 5 millones a la región Ica para la ejecución de 4 intervenciones, como parte de las obras de reconstrucción de la infraestructura afectada por el Fenómeno de El Niño Costero.

La transferencia principal es la rehabilitación del servicio de agua para riego del canal La Venta, ubicado en el distrito de Santiago, provincia de Ica, obra para la que se ha destinado más de S/ 4 millones.

15 Aug 2018 description

14/08/2018 vicepresidencia

La vicepresidenta Ejecutiva de la República, Delcy Rodríguez, informó que fue convocado el Gabinete de lluvias por instrucciones del presidente Nicolás Maduro, para atender a las familias afectadas por las fuertes precipitaciones que se han presentado en los estados Amazonas, Delta Amacuro, Apure, Monagas, Guárico, Bolívar y Táchira.

15 Aug 2018 description
  • The latest Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) estimates that the number of food insecure persons in 9 districts of the Grand Sud is over 954,000 of which approximately 290 000 in phase 4 corresponding to "humanitarian emergency". The figure of 954 000 people has to be put in perspective with the 2 million people living in these 9 districts. The whole area is in IPC phase 3 (acute food and livelihood crisis); the District of Beloha is in IPC4.

15 Aug 2018 description
  • Since the outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) was declared on 1 August 2018, a total of 66 cases were reported, consisting of 39 confirmed EVD cases and 27 probable cases. In addition, there are 36 suspected cases which are being investigated. 42 deaths are reported. Over 1 000 contacts of confirmed and/or probable EVD cases have been identified and are being followed-up. The Ministry of Health (MoH) of the DRC initiated a prompt national and international mobilisation jointly with the World Health Organisation (WHO).

15 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

346 mt of food assistance distributed

US$147,000 cash-based transfers made

US$35.3 m six months (July–December 2018) net funding requirements, representing 79% of total

60,300 people assisted in June 2018

Operational Updates

15 Aug 2018 description

Situation Update from Democratic Republic of Congo as on 13th August 2018
- Cumulative cases: 57
- Confirmed cases: 30
- Probable: 27
- Total deaths: 41
- Cases under investigation: 58
- Areas affected: Two provinces; North Kivu - Mabalako; Butembo; Ocha; Musienene; Beni and Bingo: Ituri; Mambasa, Mandina - Note: There is no suspected or confirmed case in Uganda

15 Aug 2018 description

185,798 - Number of refugees and asylum seekers registered in Kakuma camp and Kalobeyei settlement as at 5 August 2018.

6,515 - Number of new arrivals with heightened protection needs registered in 2018.

3,722 - Cumulative number of refugees assisted to return to their home countries since February 2016.

Update on Achievements

Highlights

15 Aug 2018 description

In Numbers

525 mt of food assistance distributed

US$4.86 m six months net funding requirements

169,473m people assisted in June 2018

Operational Updates