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12 Oct 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

At the end of Sept, 6/18 partners (1 UN, 5 INGO) and 8/31 HRP projects are funded.

West Bank/East Jerusalem

Demolition response

81 households have received a shelter response in 2017; 3 cases are pending. Demolition or confiscations of all structures have affected 6,205 people so far in 2017.

Consolidation and upgrading

2,730 shelters in located in Area C need rehabilitation and upgrading in order to meet Minimum Standards and provide adequate protection to occupants.

11 Oct 2017 description

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. OVERALL SEVERITY OF NEEDS WITH PEOPLE IN NEED

  2. POPULATION WITH ADEQUATE SHELTER

  3. INTENSITY OF CONFLICT CASELOAD

  4. IDP CASELOAD

  5. POPULATION'S ABILITY TO REPAIR SHELTER

  6. POPULATION HOSTING OTHERS

  7. POPULATION'S ABILITY TO PAY RENT

  8. APPENDIX: SUB-DISTRICT INDEX AT GOVERNARATE LEVEL

10 Oct 2017 description
report Shelter Cluster

Introduction

This document provides an overview of responses to the Global Shelter Cluster (GSC) online survey, conducted in preparation for the annual GSC Meeting. Findings are based on a total of 106 responses, as of 26 September 2017.

Participant profile

10 Oct 2017 description

i. Background

The climate in Yemen varies greatly depending on the geographical region. During the winter season, the country experiences coolness, with frequent frost. The range of temperature can go from 22°C (72°F) during the highest temperature in winter, into below 0°C (32.0 °F) at its coldest. Rain is brought in by the southwest winds. Rainfall, which comes in irregular heavy torrents, averages 130 millimetres (5.12 in) annually.

04 Oct 2017 description

Monthly update

  • Funding update - Of the 33.4 MUSD required for the shelter/NFI humanitarian response as set out in the Mid-Year Review of the Humanitarian Requirement Documents, 17.2 MUSD have been mobilized (51.5%), in addition to 1.8 MUSD carried over from 2016.

04 Oct 2017 description
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KEY POINTS

  • UNHCR has secured the approval to conduct a household-level country-wide NFI needs assessment.
    The activity is the first large scale attempt to gather data at household-level throughout the country. This level of detail will help UNHCR acquire a more comprehensive and accurate depiction of the humanitarian situation of its people of concern. Other sector partners are also participating in this month-long activity.

04 Oct 2017 description

NEED ANALYSIS

  • There are more internally displaced persons in DRC than any other country in Africa. Provinces in eastern, southern, and central DRC are subject to complex episodes of violence and conflict between government forces and different militia groups. Continuous cycles of new acute crises displace hundreds of thousands of families, often leaving them with little access to basic shelter and essential household and personal non-food items (NFI).

04 Oct 2017 description

In order to support management of the humanitarian response in Ethiopia, sectors have identified a set of response and contextual indicators. The monthly data provided against those indicators by the sectors has been visualized in the following infographics.
These visuals will help understand how the drought response is progressing and identify where issues are developing so that proactive measures can be taken.