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02 Jan 2018 description
report EL DEBER

Existe preocupación especialmente por los cultivos de soya. Esperan que los daños no sean graves

El ministro de Desarrollo Rural y Tierras, César Cocarico, informó el martes que su despacho evaluará daños a la producción de soya tras la intensa lluvia que se registró en las últimas horas en Santa Cruz.

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02 Jan 2018 description

Residents and farmers of Mocha on the East Bank of Demerara and Ithaca, West Coast Berbice are soon to benefit from drainage and irrigation works aimed at reducing flooding and improving access to lands situated aback the communities.

Minister of State, Joseph Harmon at a December 29, Post Cabinet Media brief said the projects will cost a total $338,883 Million.

02 Jan 2018 description

Por incidencia POR LLUVIAS Y TORMENTAS ELECTRICAS moderadas a temporalmente fuertes en ALERTA NARANJA emitida por el SENAMHI en el aviso Nº 55, existe riesgo de afectación a la actividad agrícola retrasando la siembra en algunos casos por el encharcamiento y en otros provocando desbordes de ríos en las regiones vulnerables descritas.

 De mantenerse estas condiciones de LLUVIAS Y TORMENTAS ELECTRICAS, la actividad agrícola y ganadera podrían ser afectadas, principalmente las crías y ganado gestante.

02 Jan 2018 description

Highlights

  • 17.8 million people are food insecure, compared to 17 million in the first quarter of the year. A staggering 8.4 million of whom are at risk of famine, 24 percent more than mentioned in the March IPC.

  • Despite monumental challenges, FAO programmes and activities reached 763 000 Yemenis in 2017, providing range of services from restocking animals and massive vaccination of livestock to providing basis food assistance, equipment and training to address immediate food insecurity and malnutrition.

02 Jan 2018 description

Access for humanitarian operations is hindered in Yemen by insecurity, damaged infrastructure, bureaucratic impediments, and import restrictions. Access to seaports is critical to import the vast majority of basic goods into the country; Yemen is dependent on commercial imports for 80%-90% of its food, fuel, and medicine. The Red Sea port of Al Hudaydah is the main port for commercial and humanitarian deliveries, it has greater capacity and is closer to people in need.

02 Jan 2018 description

Project code:OSRO/ZIM/603/USA

Objective:

To safeguard farmers’ livelihoods, avert hunger and make up for the loss of productive assets many communities experienced as a result of the El Niño-induced drought.

Key partners:

2 NGOs – LEAD and World Vision, Government line ministries and district extension workers.

Beneficiaries reached:

02 Jan 2018 description

Full title of the project: Assistance d'urgence aux ménages vulnérables affectés par la sécheresse et les effets de El Niño

Target areas: sud de Madagascar

Recipient: Madagascar
Donor: Belgium

Contribution:USD 500 000

Project code:OSRO/MAG/603/BEL

02 Jan 2018 description

Project code:OSRO/SFS/603/UK

Objective:

To improve the food and nutrition security of vulnerable households, while protecting and restoring agriculture-based livelihood opportunities.

Key partners:

Government ministries, NGOs

Beneficiaries reached:

181 292 households (906 460 people) – about 55% were headed by women.

Activities implemented:

02 Jan 2018 description

Full title of the project: Soutien à la sécurité alimentaire par le renforcement de l’autonomie et la résilience des ménages dans la province de Cankuzo

Target areas: Commune de Cendajuru, province de Cankuzo

Recipient:Burundi
Donor:France

Contribution: 300 000 USD

Project code: OSRO/BDI/604/FRA

02 Jan 2018 description

Programme Overview

The Transition and Recovery Department (TRD) in IOM South Sudan identifies, mitigates and addresses the root causes of forced migration. With support from USAID/OFDA TRD is implementing the Abyei Rehabilitation Initiative III (ARI III) programme in the Abyei Administrative Area. ARI III aims to support returnees and residents to establish sustainable livelihoods, develop a foundation for peaceful co-existence, build confidence in local institutions and governing bodies, empower women and youth and rehabilitate/built infrastructure.

02 Jan 2018 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  1. A total of 444,607 families / 1,861,250 persons are affected in 2,591 barangays in Regions MIMAROPA, V, VI, VII, VIII, and CARAGA.

  2. Of which, there are no more families / persons currently being served inside and outside evacuation centers (ECs):

Source: DSWD DROMIC Report #22, 5:00 PM 29 December 2017

02 Jan 2018 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  1. A total of 168,081 families / 794,613 persons are affected in 1,151 baranqays in regions MIMAROPA, VII, IX, X, XI, XII, ARMM and CARAGA due to TY "VINTA".

  2. Of which, a total of 15,831 families / 77,331 persons are currently being served inside 72 evacuation centers (ECs) and 5,584 families / 27,369 persons outside the evacuation center.

02 Jan 2018 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  1. A total of 168,081 families / 794,613 persons are affected in 1,151 baranqays in regions MIMAROPA, VII, IX, X, XI, XII, ARMM and CARAGA due to TY "VINTA".

  2. Of which, a total of 17,318 families / 84,766 persons are currently being served inside 92 evacuation centers (ECs) and 5,584 families / 27,369 persons outside the evacuation center.

01 Jan 2018 description
report ACTED

Brief Overview of the Context and Province

Municipality of Munai is the 4th class in the province of Lanao del Norte.
According to the 2015 census, it has population of 32,973 people with 26 barangays.

Munai is bounded by the municipality of Tangcal, Bacolod and Kauswagan on the north, Poona Piagapo on the east, Piagapo on the south, and Madalum on the west.

01 Jan 2018 description

Cosechas de Postrera de granos básicos cerca del promedio

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• La buena distribución de las lluvias en tiempo y espacio durante las dos temporadas del 2017 (Primera y Postrera) ha contribuido a las mejores cosechas de granos básicos en varios años, para los agricultores del corredor seco de la región. Con estas reservas y las oportunidades de empleo que genera el sector agroindustrial como el café, azúcar, tabaco y hortalizas, las áreas del corredor seco se estiman en Mínima (Fase 1, CIF) durante todo el período.

01 Jan 2018 description

Gradual recuperación en resultados de seguridad alimentaria

MENSAJES CLAVE

• Cosechas de granos básicos promedio en el altiplano y de Postrera en el resto del país permitirán una mejora en la disponibilidad de alimentos hasta abril/mayo en los hogares productores. La ingesta de alimentos también se incrementará en los hogares pobres con el establecimiento de la temporada de alta demanda de mano de obra, que proporciona los mayores ingresos anuales.

01 Jan 2018 description

El maíz, el frijol y el arroz proporcionan más de la mitad de las calorías en la dieta típica hondureña. Estos tres productos se producen en el país, aunque a través de la historia Honduras ha tenido déficit de maíz y arroz. La capital Tegucigalpa es la ciudad más poblada y también un mercado importante.

01 Jan 2018 description

La Red de sistemas de alerta temprana contra la hambruna (FEWS NET, por sus siglas en inglés) monitorea las tendencias de los precios de los alimentos básicos en los países que son vulnerables a la inseguridad alimentaria.