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22 Nov 2018 description

Vulnerability index based on the below indicators :

1.Water network age 2018 [10%]
2.Water network coverage 2018 [20%]
3.Water network losses as leakage 2018 [20%] *
4.Operation and maintenance Needs 2018 [15%] **
5.Average consumption Vs Standard consumption 2018 [15%]
6.Poverty [10%] ***
7.The proportion of Syrian refugees [10%]

*Water network losses as leakage is an estimation based on mathematic approach.

22 Nov 2018 description

Vulnerability index based on the below indicators :

1.Sewerage network age 2018 [10%]
2.Sewerage network coverage 2018 [25%]
3.3. WWTP condition (in terms of hydraulic and biological load) [20%] *
4.Operation and maintenance Needs 2018 [15%] **
5.Poverty [10%] ***
6.The proportion of Syrian refugees [20%]

*As population significantly increases in certain areas, wastewater generated also increases. Rising both hydraulic and biological loads to the maximum limits in some plants, results in high health and environment risks.

18 Nov 2018 description

Introduction

This report was compiled by the Ministry of Labour’s (MOL) Syrian Refugee Unit (SRU) and will provide the following:

• Total work permits issued to Syrian refugees.

• Disaggregation of work permits data by gender, type of permit, and location.

• Camp-specific work permits issuances.

Highlights

• 4,877WP’s were issued in Oct 2018, this figure shows a slight increase compared toSep 2018 of 4,660WP’s, and a significant increase than last year average of 3893WP’s.

27 Sep 2018 description

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 27, 2018

The text of the following statement on Syria was released by the Governments of Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America.

Begin text:

09 Jul 2018 description

The present document was prepared for the Brussels II Conference.
The document was jointly developed by the Government of Jordan, the EU and the United Nations.

14 Feb 2018 description

Introduction

This report was compiled by the Ministry of Labour’s (MoL) Syrian Refugee Unit (SRU) and will provide the following:

• Total work permits issued to Syrian refugees.

• Disaggregation of work permit data by gender, type of permit, and location.

• Camp-specific work permit issuances.

Highlights

23 Jan 2018 description

Introduction

This report was compiled by the Ministry of Labour’s (MoL) Syrian Refugee Unit (SRU) and will provide the following:

  • Total work permits issued to Syrian refugees.

  • Disaggregation of work permit data by gender, type of permit, and location.

  • Camp-specific work permit issuances.

Highlights

09 Jan 2018 description

Amman, Jan. 7 (Petra)--Jordan has allowed the entry of humanitarian aid for one time to the Rukban camp for displaced Syrians after the UN presented a plan in which it pledged to deliver aid to the camp that is located inside Syria, according to official spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs Mohammad Al Kayed.

Jordan had said it will only allow the delivery of aid as an exceptional measure if the UN presents a plan to provide aid to dwellers of the camp.

11 Dec 2017 description

Introduction

This report was compiled by the Ministry of Labour’s (MoL) Syrian Refugee Unit (SRU) and will provide the following:

  • Total work permits issued to Syrian refugees.

  • Disaggregation of work permit data by gender, type of permit, and location.

  • Camp-specific work permit issuances.

Highlights

23 Oct 2017 description

Introduction

This report was compiled by the Ministry of Labour’s (MoL) Syrian Refugee Unit (SRU) and will provide the following:

  • Total work permits issued to Syrian refugees.

  • Disaggregation of work permit data by gender, type of permit, and location.

  • Camp-specific work permit issuances.

Highlights

25 Aug 2017 description

AMMAN, Jordan, 22 Aug 2017 – “While she sleeps beside me, I can’t stop gazing and admiring her beautiful innocent face,” said Amra (name changed). “I can’t believe I have a baby now!” Like any new mother, she is besotted with her baby girl. But unlike most mothers, Amra did not give birth to her child. She met her 13 month old daughter Ruba (name changed) through the foster care programme in Jordan.

09 Aug 2017 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY With the Syria crisis entering its seventh year in 2017, Jordan is hosting some 1.266 million Syrians,1 of which 655,833 are registered as refugees.2 Providing for their needs, without jeopardizing Jordanian people, institutions and systems’ development gains and opportunities, has impacted heavily on Jordan’s finances, increasing government expenditures on subsidies, public services and security, while further compounding the negative economic consequences of regional instability.

19 Apr 2017 description

AMMAN — Interior Minister Ghaleb Zu'bi on Tuesday inaugurated the "Forum on Seeking Refuge and Syrian Refugees in Jordan" organised by his ministry and the UNHCR at the Dead Sea, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

During the inauguration, attended by senior officials, Zu'bi said that Jordan looks forward to the end of the Syrian crisis, and to the day when Syrians can return to rebuild their country, free from the threats of war and violence.

10 Apr 2017 description

AMMAN — The Brussels conference on Syria has approved aid worth $39,7 billion, including six grants, for Syrian refugees' host countries including Jordan, the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation said on Saturday.

The conference was co-chaired by the UN, the EU, Germany, Kuwait, Norway, Qatar and the UK with the participation of 70 countries.

14 Feb 2017 description

AMMAN — Jordan has secured 60 per cent of the funding required under the 2016 Jordan Response Plan (JRP) to the Syrian crisis, double what was obtained in each of the previous three years, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury said on Monday.

Actual contracted funding, as additional grants, to JRP reached approximately 60 per cent of required funding needs for 2016,“ an improved response compared to one-third funding rates in previous years,” Fakhoury said, adding that in 2015, Jordan secured 36 per cent of the appeal value.

26 Jan 2017 description

AMMAN — Planning and International Cooperation Minister Imad Fakhoury has participated in an international conference in Helsinki to discuss humanitarian issues regarding Syria and the region, a ministry statement said on Wednesday.

Talks led to the launch of the 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan for Syria and the Regional Refugee and Resilience Plan for 2017-2018, with Fakhoury presenting the 2017-2019 Jordan Response Plan (JRP).