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21 Dec 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1989

YEMEN - RETURNEES
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO.1

21 DECEMBER 1990

1. RECENT POLITICAL EVENTS IN THE MIDDLE EAST HAVE MADE YEMENI
IMMIGRANT WORKERS IN KUWAIT AND SAUDI ARABIA RETURN HOME.

2. MOVEMENT OF RETURNEES BEGAN IN AUGUST 90 AND HAS CONTINUED
SINCE THEN. RECENT REPORTS ESTIMATE PRESENT NUMBER OF RETURNEES
AT APPROX. 800 000.

3. MINISTRY OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT IS NATIONAL AUTHORITY
RESPONSIBLE FOR COORDINATING EXTERNAL AID.

20 Dec 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1985

ZAMBIA - CHOLERA OUTBREAK - UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1

17 Dec 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1952

IRAN - EARTHQUAKE
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
17 DEC 1990

1. UNDRO/UNDP REPRESENTATIVE IN TEHRAN REPORTS EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 6.5 DEGREE ON RICHTER SCALE STRUCK SOUTHERN IRAN MONDAY 17 DEC AT 1:50 A.M LOCAL TIME. EPICENTRE LOCATED 700 KM SOUTH TEHRAN IN BUSHEHR AREA. GOVT RELIEF TEAMS IMMEDIATELY DISPATCHED TO AREA. SITUATION APPEARS UNDER CONTROL WITH NO REPORTED LOSS OF LIFE. 16 PEOPLE INJURED AND FEW HOUSES BADLY DAMAGED.

ESSAAFI UNDRO GENEVA 414242 DRO CH +

DPR 310 IRA

01 Dec 1990 description
report United Nations

The International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families (ICRMW) is one of seven core international human rights treaties. Each of these treaties has established a committee of experts to monitor implementation of the treaty provisions by its States parties.

29 Nov 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1848
FIJI - TYPHOON SINA
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
29 NOVEMBER 1990

1. ON WEDNESDAY 28 NOV TROPICAL CYCLONE 'SINA' HIT VITI LEVU (MAIN ISLAND OF FIJI) AND THE LAU GROUP. THE CYCLONE IS PRESENTLY MOVING OUT OF FIJI GROUP. UNDRO HAS BEEN/IS MONITORING SITUATION THROUGH ITS SOUTH PACIFIC PROJECT OFFICE AND UNDP/UNDRO RESREP AND WITH ASSISTANCE OF AODRO OF AUSTRALIA.

2. GOVT INTENDS TO ASSESS DAMAGE AS SOON AS WEATHER CONDITIONS PERMIT. NATIONAL EMSEC (EMERGENCY SERVICES COMMITTEE) WARNED OF POSSIBLE FLOODING IN NAVAU AREA.

15 Nov 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1770

PHILIPPINES - TYPHOON MIKE
(LOCAL NAME RUPING)
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
15 NOVEMBER 1990

SITUATION

1. A MAJOR TYPHOON (WINDS EST. 240 KPH) HIT PROVINCES SAMAR AND MASBATE, CROSSED LEYTE, CEBU, NORTHERN NEGROS AND THEN WEAKENED TO 165 KPH. CROSSED OVER SOUTHERN ILOILO AND ANTIQUE BEFORE MOVING INTO SOUTH CHINA SEA.

2. CIVIL DEFENSE REPORTS 83,776 FAMILIES (375,424 PERSONS) AFFECTED AND 40,420 FAMILIES (206,480 PERSONS) EVACUATED.

13 Nov 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1756

HONDURAS - FLOODS
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
13 NOVEMBER 1990

AAA) UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS THAT HEAVY RAINS IN HONDURAS LAST WEEK HAVE FLOODED EXTENSIVE AREAS NORTHERN PART OF COUNTRY AND AFFECTED SEVERAL CITIES. PRELIMINARY ESTIMATES INDICATE 30,000 PERSONS (65 PERCENT CHILDREN) FACING HARDSHIP AND
12,000 IN EMERGENCY SHELTER.

BBB) CITIES SERIOUSLY AFFECTED AS FOLLOWS:

DEPARTMENT OF CORTES: CHOLOMA, VILLANUEVA, PIMIENTA AND POTRERILLOS
DEPARTMENT OF YORO: EL PROGRESO AND SANTA RITA

07 Nov 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1719

IRAN - EARTHQUAKE
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
07 NOV 1990

1. EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 6,6 ON OPEN-ENDED RICHTER SCALE STRUCK SOUTHERN IRAN APPROX 850 KM SOUTH EAST TEHRAN AT 21:47 HOURS LOCAL TIME ON 6 NOV. PRELIMINARY HYPOCENTER LATITUDE N 28,4 DEGREES, LONGITUDE E 55,5 DEGREES. DEPTH NORMAL.

29 Oct 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1679

IRAN EARTHQUAKES
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
29 OCTOBER 1990


1. AN EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 5.5 DEGREES ON THE OPEN-ENDED RICHTER SCALE ROCKED KERMAN REGION, SOUTHEASTERN IRAN, ON SATURDAY 20 OCTOBER AT 03.11 HOURS LOCAL TIME (23:41 GMT FRIDAY) AND ITS EPICENTER WAS 800 KMS SOUTH EAST OF TEHRAN.

2. ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 5.2 DEGREES ON THE OPENENDED RICHTER SCALE JOLTED TOWN OF ROUDBAR IN GILAN PROVINCE, NORTHERN IRAN ON MONDAY 22 OCTOBER AT 7:20 HOURS LOCAL TIME (3:50 GMT), AND ITS EPICENTER WAS 200 KMS NORTH WEST OF TEHRAN.

25 Oct 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1666
CHINA - EARTHQUAKE IN GANSU PROVINCE
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
25 OCTOBER 1990

1. AT 1607 HOURS, 20 OCTOBER 1990, AN EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 6.2 ON THE RICHTER SCALE STRUCK TIAN ZHU, JING TAI AND GU LANG COUNTRIES IN GANSU PROVINCE. BY 7 HOURS, 21 OCTOBER, 105 AFTERSHOCKS HAD OCCURRED, 6 OF WHICH REGISTERED GREATER THAN 3 ON THE RICHTER SCALE, THE STRONGEST REGISTERED 5.1.

18 Sep 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1483
VIETNAM - TYPHOON BECKY
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
18 SEPTEMBER 1990

1. UNDP/UNDRO RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE RECEIVED ON 14 SEPT 90
OFFICIAL DAMAGE REPORT FROM CENTRAL COMMITTEE ON FLOODS AND
TYPHOONS FOLLOWING TYPHOON BECKY AND TORNADOS AT END OF AUGUST.

2. TYPHOON STRUCK NGHE TINH PROVINCE MORNING 28 AUG AND HEAVY
RAINS CONTINUED TILL 30 AUG RANGING FROM 200 TO 478 MM. COASTAL
TIDES AVERAGED 3 METRES. KY ANH DISTRICT SUFFERED MOST DAMAGE
WHERE TIDE REACHED 4 METRES AND FLOODED RICE CROPS. SAME DAY

15 Sep 1990 description


UNDRO 86/2343

GREECE EARTHQUAKE
INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
15 SEPTEMBER 1986.

1. UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE REPORTS EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 6.2 RICHTER SCALE OCCURRED AT 20.23 HRS ON 13 SEPTEMBER (EPICENTRE AT 250 KM SOUTHWEST OF ATHENS IN THE SEA, BAY OF MESSINIA).

2. REPORTS INDICATE 17 PEOPLE KILLED, 300 INJURED AND 12 MISSING IN KALAMATA, 240 KM SOUTHWEST OF ATHENS. 70 PERCENT OF BUILDINGS DAMAGED IN THIS TOWN OF 45,000 INHABITANTS, INCLUDING 1,150 CRACKED AND 112 COLLAPSED.

14 Sep 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1457
CHINA - TYPHOONS
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1

24 Aug 1990 description

UNDRO 90/1306

GUINEA - IMPACT OF LIBERIA CRISIS ON LOCAL POPULATION
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
24 AUGUST 1990

03 Aug 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1219

SIERRA LEONE - RETURNEES FROM LIBERIA
UNDRO SITUATION REPORT NO. 1
3 AUGUST 1990


1. THE UNDRO/UNDP RESIDENT REPRESENTATIVE FREETOWN HAS RECEIVED AN OFFICIAL REQUEST FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF SIERRA LEONE FOR EMERGENCY RELIEF ASSISTANCE FOR 8,000 SIERRA LEONEAN RETURNEES AND DISPLACED GUINEANS WHO HAVE ARRIVED FROM LIBERIA. THIS REQUEST WAS ALSO REVIEWED WITH THE SECRETARY-GENERAL'S SPECIAL

01 Aug 1990 description

This document sets out the UN policy framework for the elaboration of an organisational workplan for the integration of refugee women into programming and project activities. For this purpose, it considers the following aspects:

- Basic principle: Mainstreaming / integration
- Organisational goals
- Policy objectives
- Operational objectives

26 Jul 1990 description


UNDRO 90/1163
CARIBBEAN - TROPICAL DEPRESSION ARTHUR
UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
26 JULY 1990

1. ARTHUR, SECOND TROPICAL DEPRESSION OF 1990 ATLANTIC SEASON, HIT TOBAGO AND GRENADA 25 JULY WITH WINDS UP TO 45 MPH AND MOVING WEST ACROSS CARIBBEAN SEA. SLOWLY STRENGTHENING.

2. UNDRO DELEGATE (PCDPPP(+) PROJECT MANAGER), BASED ANTIGUA AND MONITORING SITUATION FROM EARLY STAGES, REPORTS FOLLOWING DAMAGE:

TOBAGO