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13 Dec 2017 description

Introduction

World Humanitarian Data and Trends presents global and country-level data-and-trend analysis about humanitarian crises and assistance. Its purpose is to consolidate this information and present it in an accessible way, providing policymakers, researchers and humanitarian practitioners with an evidence base to support humanitarian policy decisions and provide context for operational decisions.
The information presented covers two main areas: humanitarian needs and assistance in 2016, and humanitarian trends, challenges and opportunities.

02 Dec 2017 description

Overview of the Crisis  

As the conflict strikes larger parts of the country, 3.3 million people are now in need of humanitarian assistance. The years ahead could see a continued or increased contest for control of the country as political competition intensifies in the run up to parliamentary and presidential elections.

Armed Conflict

27 Nov 2017 description
report UN Security Council
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I. Introduction

  1. The present report is the forty-fifth submitted pursuant to paragraph 17 of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), paragraph 10 of resolution 2165 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2191 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2258 (2015) and paragraph 5 of resolution 2332 (2016), in which the Council requested the Secretary-General to report, every 30 days, on the implementation of the resolutions by all parties to the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic.

20 Nov 2017 description
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Summary: English
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Summary: Arabic

Entering the seventh year of the crisis, the scale, severity, and complexity of needs across Syria remain overwhelming. Some 13.1 million people in Syria require humanitarian assistance. Of these, 5.6 million people are in acute need due to a convergence of vulnerabilities resulting from displacement, exposure to hostilities, and limited access to basic goods and services.

08 Nov 2017 description
report Frontier Post

F.P. Report

TIMERGARA: A polio team comprised of two health workers and a security official remained unhurt luckily when an improvised explosive device went up near them at Arif Kaly Khwar in the jurisdiction of Munda Lower Dir police station on Tuesday, residents and police told.

01 Nov 2017 description

Three Levies personnel were injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast targeting a polio team in Bajaur Agency's Khar district on Tuesday, officials said.

Officials in the political administration said the team was targeted while administering polio drops to children in the area.

The wounded were shifted to District Headquarters Hospital for treatment, the officials added.

Fieldworkers and security forces involved in anti-polio drives in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa have often been targeted by militants.

31 Oct 2017 description
infographic Insecurity Insight

This overview presents available information on the reported perpetrators of incidents where the use of explosive weapons affected the delivery of aid. It is based on 195 reported events that were identified by Insecurity Insight in open sources or confidentially provided by aid agencies to the Security in Numbers Database (SiND) during the first six months of 2017.

26 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council
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CORRIGENDUM - English version
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CORRIGENDUM - Arabic version

I. Introduction  

19 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction

1. Dans sa résolution 2301 (2016), le Conseil de sécurité a prorogé le mandat de la Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en République centrafricaine (MINUSCA) jusqu’au 15 novembre 2017 et m’a prié de lui rendre compte de la situation tous les trois mois. Le présent rapport est soumis en application de cette résolution.

II. Principaux faits nouveaux

19 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction

1. By its resolution 2301 (2016), the Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) until 15 November 2017 and requested me to report on a quarterly basis on its implementation. The present report is submitted pursuant to that resolution.

II. Major developments

11 Oct 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

● Gaza energy crisis further undermines the access of over 49,000 people with disabilities to critical life-saving services and devices.

● The rate of approval of patients’ applications for exit permits via Israel declined to an average of 53 per cent so far in 2017, compounded by delays in the financial approval for such referrals by the Ramallah-based Ministry of Health.

03 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction

1 . Par sa résolution 2364 (2017), le Conseil de sécurité a prorogé jusqu’au 30 juin 2018 le mandat de la Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation au Mali (MINUSMA) et m’a prié de lui faire rapport tous les trois mois sur la suite donnée à sa résolution, en particulier sur l’état d’avancement de l’Accord pour la paix et la réconciliation au Mali (voir S/2015/364 et Add.1) et l’action menée par la Mission pour l’appuyer.

II. Principaux faits politiques

02 Oct 2017 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction

1. By its resolution 2364 (2017), the Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) until 30 June 2018 and requested me to report on a quarterly basis on its implementation, focusing on progress in taking forward the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali (see S/2015/364 and Add.1) and the efforts of MINUSMA to support it.

02 Oct 2017 description

DATOS CLAVES

  • La presencia y acciones armadas del grupo armado posdesmovilización (GAPD) Autodefensas Gaitanistas de Colombia (AGC) en Chocó desencadenan impactos y riesgos humanitarios en la población de este departamento, por lo que han sido advertidas por la Defensoría del Pueblo desde mediados de 2014, y por diferentes organizaciones humanitarias, ONG y la Iglesia Católica.

26 Sep 2017 description
report UN Security Council
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I. Introduction

1. The present report is the forty-third submitted pursuant to paragraph 17 of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), paragraph 10 of resolution 2165 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2191 (2014), paragraph 5 of resolution 2258 (2015) and paragraph 5 of resolution 2332 (2016), in which the Council requested the Secretary-General to report, every 30 days, on the implementation of the resolutions by all parties to the conflict in the Syrian Arab Republic.