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12 Jan 2018 description

Incident Date: 22 December 2017

As of 02 January 2018, the number of displaced persons in MIMAROPA, Visayas and Mindanao is placed at 20,046 families (98,344 individuals), based on latest figures released by the Department of Social Welfare and Development’s Disaster Response Operations Monitoring and Information Center (DSWD-DROMIC). Of this total, 15,576 families (75,880 individuals) are currently staying in 72 evacuation centers, while 4,470 families (22,464 individuals) are currently staying with friends or relatives.

12 Jan 2018 description

This Situation Update describes events occurring in Thandaunggyi Township, Toungoo District during the period between January and March 2017, including livelihoods, healthcare, education, and development.

  • Due to unstable weather and a shortage of water in recent years, villagers in Toungoo District have faced significant livelihood challenges.

12 Jan 2018 description

Trinidad, 11 ene (ABI).- El director departamental del Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia (COE), Cristhian Cámara, informó el jueves que dos de los 19 municipios del Beni se declararon en emergencia como consecuencia de las inundaciones por las lluvias registradas en esa región.

"Tenemos dos municipios declarados en emergencia, San Andrés y San Javier, por campos anegados, afectación a la producción al sector agrícola y pecuario", dijo a los periodistas.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANÁLISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura más baja registrada fue de 17 °C, en Yacuiba, ocasionando disminución en la producción de leche.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANÁLISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura diurna más alta registrada fue de 30 °C, en Puerto Suarez, Robore y San jose de Chiquitos, ocasionando disminución en la producción de leche y pérdida en la ganancia de peso diaria por sobrepasar el umbral térmico del ganado cebuino.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANÁLISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura nocturna más alta registrada fue de 18 °C, en San Roque, sin riesgo en el cuajo de los frutales de pepita y carozo.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANÁLISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura diurna más alta registrada fue de 30 °C, en Puerto Villarroel, ocasionado riesgo en el mayor requerimiento de agua para el normal crecimiento de los cultivos.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANÁLISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura diurna más alta registrada fue de 30 °C, en San Ramon, Santa Ana, ocasionando disminución en la producción de leche y pérdida en la ganancia de peso diaria.

11 Jan 2018 description

Contenido

  1. Cuadro de información y pronósticos agrometeorológicos.
  2. Resumen agrometeorológico
  3. Análisis de riesgo agropecuario
  4. Recomendaciones y acciones preventivas

  5. ANALISIS DE RIESGO AGROPECUARIO (UCR-SAT-agro MDRyT)

  • La temperatura nocturna más baja registrada fue de 23 °C, en Guayaramerin. No provoca ningún riesgo importante en el ganado bovino, ni en el cuajo de la fruta.

11 Jan 2018 description

RESUMEN DE CONDICIONES REGISTRADAS EN DICIEMBRE/2017 Y PRONÓSTICO ENERO/2018

Están presentes las condiciones de “Niña” DEBIL con precipitaciones en el mes Diciembre 2017, caracterizado por:

  • Excesos de precipitación en: Potosí ciudad, Cochabamba, Valle Grande, San Borja, Reyes, Rurrenabaque, Cobija, Riberalta, Guayaramerin, San Joaquín, Magdalena, San Ramón, San Ignacio de Moxos, Trinidad, Ascensión de Guarayos, San Javier, Robore, Puerto Suarez.

11 Jan 2018 description

RESUMEN DE CONDICIONES DE RIESGO EN LAS PRINCIPALES CUENCAS Y RÍOS 10-17 ENERO/2018

En general se espera probables ascensos bruscos para algunos ríos de la cuenca entre los días 11 al 16 de enero (ver a detalle para cada Rio en el mapa).

Las precipitaciones serán de mediana a gran magnitud entre los días 13 al 15 de enero (con valores estimados ≤ 70 mm/día).

11 Jan 2018 description

Compendium on Good and Innovative Practices in the Regional Response to the Syria and Iraq Crisis: Volume II launched by UNHCR-UNDP Joint Secretariat

Jan 11, 2018 | News, Press Release

11 Jan 2018 description

KEY FIGURES

INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

283,409 Refugees in South Sudan as of 31 December 2017.

1.9 million IDPs in South Sudan including 209,898 in UNMISS Protection of Civilians sites as of 31 December 2017

US $883.5 million Funding requested by UNHCR for the South Sudan Situation in 2017.

Operational Context

PROTECTION

Achievements and Impact

Unity

11 Jan 2018 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.

11 Jan 2018 description

Khartoum/Geneva (ICRC) – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will increase its field assistance activities in Sudan's Darfur region in 2018, returning to an area where years of conflict have adversely affected the health and welfare of residents.

The ICRC will also for the first time carry out new assistance activities in South Kordofan. Recent visits to South Kordofan and Central Darfur by the ICRC found people in need of food, safe drinking water and access to health care.

11 Jan 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• On 4 January 2018, the Government of Ethiopia announced an allocation of ETB 500 million ($18.6 million) to rehabilitate over 500,000 people displaced by the border conflicts between Oromia and Ethiopian Somali regional states.

FIGURES

Affected pop. 8.5 m

MAM 3.6 m

SAM 375,000

Ethiopia allocates more than US$18 million to rehabilitate internally displaced people

11 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

Main achievements during the month of December

Number of returnees1 1,596 Somalis returned to Somalia
Core relief items 510 CRI kits to 314 returnee households (1,055 persons)
Reinstallation grants 1,267 refugee returnees provided with reinstallation grants
Shelters 50 shelters and 33 latrines constructed
Community-based projects 1,976 beneficiaries of community-based projects

Updates on achievements

UNCHR will continue investing in housing, education and livelihoods

11 Jan 2018 description
report SBM Intelligence

Hassana Abdullahu was three days old. She was killed at Shefaran village, Numan Local Government Area, Adamawa State on Tuesday, 21 November, 2017.

Shikaan Junior Kende was a year old. He was killed, alongside his father, Shikaan Senior, in Saghev, Guma Local Government Area, Benue State, on Tuesday, 2 January, 2018.

Hassana never knew that her ethnicity was Fulani. Shikaan Junior never knew that his ethnicity was Tiv. Neither had ever heard of Nigeria, but their parents had, and Nigeria failed all of them when they were murdered.

11 Jan 2018 description

3ie Impact evaluation report 67, 2017

This impact evaluation by Fabregas and colleagues examines the role of information in addressing the constraints smallholder farmers in Kenya face in adopting agricultural inputs. The study provides evidence on the effectiveness of two types of information-delivery methods in influencing farmers’ knowledge and choice of agricultural inputs.

11 Jan 2018 description

Given the importance of nutrition in the overall physical and cognitive development of children, there is a need to focus on the first 1,000 days of a child’s life to prevent the negative effects of malnutrition from becoming irreversible. This requires a multi-sector approach to address risk factors ranging from inadequate food and illness to poor access to safe drinking water, sanitation and hygiene. High rates of anaemia and low body mass index among adolescent girls and pregnant women are also causes of concern.