Protection Cluster and Sub-Cluster members provided 272,300 interventions to IDPs and affected host community members, in 261 communities within 51 sub-districts in 5 governorates: Idleb, Aleppo, Hama, Deir-ez-Zor and Al-Hasakeh, reaching 105,924 girls, 89,756 boys, 51,168 women, and 25,401 men.
Civilian casualties: In November, OHCHR recorded 8 conflict-related civilian casualties (2 killed and 6 injured) with the majority of casualties due to shelling, small arms and light weapons fire.
Mine contamination: On November 19, a CIMIC staff was inured due to the detonation of an explosive object in Pisky village (Donetsk GCA).
The Civilian Impact Monitoring Project (CIMP) is a monitoring mechanism for real-time collection, analysis and dissemination of data on the civilian impact from armed violence in Yemen, with the purpose of informing and complementing protection programming.
CIMP is a service under the Protection Cluster Yemen and monitor civilian impact from armed violence countrywide, divided into 5 hubs; Al-Hudaydah,Sa’ada,Sana’a,Aden and Ibb.
Civilian casualties: In October, OHCHR recorded 18 conflict-related civilian casualties (5 killed and 13 injured). Overall, mine and ERW-related incidents accounted for 61% of casualties.
The Syrian conflict, now in its eighth year, has caused continued and staggering suffering of civilians. In the context of armed conflict, besiegement, displacement, increasing poverty and reliance on harmful coping mechanisms, civilians face numerous and overlapping protection risks. Despite the challenging security environment and access constraints, humanitarian actors continue to respond to the humanitarian needs occurring on an overwhelming scale in Syria.
Civilian casualties: In September, OHCHR recorded 20 conflict-related civilian casualties (5 killed and 15 injured). Three boys were killed and one severely injured due to a landmine explosion near Horlivka (Donetsk NGCA). Overall, mine and ERW-related incidents accounted for 50% of casualties.
Security: On 11 September, a school in Zolote-5 (Luhansk NGCA) came under fire and children were evacuated to bomb shelters.
Internal displacement: From 1 January to the end of August 2018, 223,169 individuals fled their homes due to conflict. 32 out of 34 provinces had recorded some level of forced displacement, while another 32 provinces are hosting IDPs. 56% IDPs are children, facing additional risks due to the flight and plight of the displacement, including child recruitment, child labour and increased GBV risks. According to OCHA, 18% IDPs are displaced in hard to reach areas.
Core Group in need: 2.6 million IDPs + refugee returnees, other civilians affected by armed conflict, violence, insecurity and disaster.
308,294 individuals reached through protection activities from January to June 2018 including: 65,372 girls / 118,599 women 61,210 boys / 63,113 men
US$ 98 million required / $US10.7 Million (10.9%) received
Protection in focus: Main trends
Situation générale :
Au cours du mois de septembre 2018, la situation de protection s’est dégradée avec plusieurs attaques des groupes armés signalés contre les militaires ainsi que les populations affectées dans la région du Lac Tchad. Il ressort de l’évaluation sécuritaire que les groupes armés adoptent habituellement une stratégie d’offensive nocturne et se retire la même nuit.
Civilian casualties: In July-August OHCHR recorded 26 conflict-related civilian casualties (4 killed and 22 injured). Contamination of agricultural lands by mines and UXOs led to four casualties among agricultural workers.
Población censada: 1010 personas
Riesgos de protección
• Fuerte presencia; control social y territorial de grupos armados.
• Amenazas a líderes de la comunidad.
• Presencia de minas.
• Falta de acceso a asistencia y servicio.
• Alta tasa de gestantes menores de edad.
• Violencia sexual normalizada y no denunciada;
desconocimiento de la ruta nacional.
The Syrian conflict, now in its eighth year, has caused continued and staggering suffering of civilians. In the context of armed conflict, besiegement, displacement, increasing poverty and a reliance on harmful coping mechanisms, civilians face numerous and overlapping protection risks. Despite the challenging security environment, humanitarian actors continue to respond to the humanitarian needs occurring on an overwhelming scale in Syria.
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