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26 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by Office of the Resident Coordinator Nepal in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 14 to 20 September 2017.

Highlights

  • Elections in Province 2 have contributed to a major slow down in relief activities.

  • Combined humanitarian Clusters face a shortfall of US$32 million for flood response activities.

  • This is the last Sit Rep that the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office (UNRCO) will produce regarding the Terai floods.

26 Sep 2017 description

Directorate of refugee and repatriation of Badakhshan province with cooperation of WFP and UNHCR for 138 displaced families which displaced from insecure places of Ashkashem district to the secure place of this district, has distributed contribution by UNHCR.

Saturday September 23/ 2017 for every mentioned family distributed contribution such as 200kg flour, 14kg oil, 14kg pea, 1kg salt, by WFP, and house equipment has distributed by UNHCR.

26 Sep 2017 description

Plus de 12 000 personnes sont dans une situation humanitaire alarmante dans la ville de Kikwit, province du Kwilu, dans l'ouest de la République démocratique du Congo.

Ces populations, composées principalement de femmes et d'enfants, fuient depuis mars dernier à la fois les heurts extrêmement violents entre une milice locale et les forces de sécurité nationales, et les violences interethniques qui secouent la région voisine du Kasaï. Elles ont trouvé refuge dans des familles d'accueil, dans des églises ou dans des écoles, où elles vivent dans une précarité extrême.

26 Sep 2017 description

BAMAKO – Le Programme Alimentaire Mondial (PAM) a reçu de la part de la Coopération italienne une contribution d’une valeur totale de 500 000 euros, soit plus de 530 000 USD pour soutenir l’alimentation scolaire en faveur des enfants maliens.

26 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by the UN in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the first period from 18 to 25 September, 2017. The next report will be issued on or around 28 September 2017.

Highlights

  • Hurricane Maria destroyed Dominica’s agriculture, compromising food security and livelihoods of 25 per cent of the country’s workforce.

  • Urgent needs in food, water, shelter and logistics have been identified for priority response.

26 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by OCHA ROLAC in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the first period from 06 to 25 September, 2017. The next report will be issued on or around 28 September 2017.

Highlights

  • The initial response to Hurricane Maria in Dominica is underway as humanitarian organizations arrive to deliver critical aid and carry out assessments throughout the rest of the island.

26 Sep 2017 description

excerpt

II. EFFECTS

A. PRE-EMPTIVE POPULATION (TAB A)

A total of 1,783 families or 8,915 persons were pre-emptively evacuated in Regions III, CALABARZON, and NCR.

B. AFFECTED POPULATION (TAB B)

A total of 9,432 families or 40,966 persons were affected in 292 barangays in Regions III, NCR, and CALABARZON. Of which, a total of 534 families / 2173 persons are still being served inside and outside evacuation centers:

Inside 6 ECs: 137 families / 612 persons

Outside ECs: 397 families / 1561 persons

C. CASUALTIES

26 Sep 2017 description

Este reporte ha sido elaborado desde la Oficina de la Coordinadora Residente del Sistema de Naciones Unidas en Cuba. Cubre el período de las 14.00 del 22 de septiembre a las 14.00 del 25 de septiembre (hora local). El siguiente reporte será emitido el 27 de septiembre de 2017.

Resumen

  • 400 centros educacionales en la provincia de Villa Clara sufrieron afectaciones al paso del huracán Irma por Cuba.

26 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by the Office of the Resident Coordinator. It covers the period from 14:00 hrs on September 22 th to 12:00 hrs on September 25 th . The next report will be issued on or around 27/09/17

Highlights

  • In Villa Clara Province, 400 educational centers were affected by Hurricane Irma.

  • Cuba postponed its most important national visual arts event due to the damage caused by the hurricane in nearly 300 cultural institutions.

26 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • DART staff in Dominica prioritize humanitarian coordination and logistics support, as well as food, shelter, and water assistance

  • USAID/OFDA responds to disaster declaration for Saint Kitts and Nevis

  • DART and DoD continue to collaborate to address critical need for potable water in Saint-Martin

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

25 Sep 2017 description

El presidente Danilo Medina se reunió hoy con representantes de Montecristi y funcionarios del Gobierno. Se acordaron las acciones para mitigar los daños ocasionados por el huracán María y recuperar la normalidad.

Reunión convocada en su recorrido amplio el domingo

La reunión fue convocada ayer por el jefe de Estado a su paso por las comunidades de la Línea Noroeste y el Nordeste.

Hay producción suficiente

El Gobierno garantizó que no habrá desabastecimiento en la producción de alimentos.

25 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service

25 September 2017 – A United Nations disaster assessment official visiting the small island nation of Dominica, which was battered by Hurricane Maria, said today that an estimated 60,000 to 65,000 people, or 80 per cent of the total population, have been affected and that food and water are the most immediate needs.

25 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Fatalities from the September 19 earthquake increase to at least 325 people

  • The DART USAR team remains prepared to support additional emergency interventions and structural assessments in Mexico City, as needed

  • GoM coordinates emergency response efforts, providing shelter, food, and other assistance

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

25 Sep 2017 description

SITUATION

  • Poverty and armed conflict in parts of Nigeria contribute to high levels of food insecurity and chronic malnutrition. As of August 2017, conflict in northeastern Nigeria had displaced more than 1.7 million people within the country and forced nearly 205,000 people to flee into neighboring Cameroon, Chad and Niger, straining food resources in the region.

25 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service

25 de septiembre, 2017 — Si bien todavía no hay cifras exactas, un equipo de evaluación de desastres de la ONU estima que unas 65.000 personas o el 80% de la población de Dominica se habría visto impactada por el Huracán María, que arrasó la isla caribeña la semana pasada con vientos de más de 250 kilómetros por hora.

25 Sep 2017 description

Response to Corporate Emergencies
January - June 2017

Level 3 Emergency

South Sudan

WFP continues to provide vital humanitarian assistance to hard-to-reach locations across South Sudan. WFP conducted 1,314 airdrops delivering 36,263 mt of humanitarian cargo.

Syria

25 Sep 2017 description

El Gobernador constató los daños en la Preparatoria Agropecuaria de Jiquipilas, donde informó que los planteles colapsados por el terremoto ya no están en uso

En los municipios de El Parral y La Concordia entregó apoyos a productores agrícolas

Jiquipilas, Chiapas.- El Gobernador Manuel Velasco Coello pidió al Sistema Estatal de Protección Civil acompañar a las escuelas chiapanecas en su regreso a clases.

25 Sep 2017 description

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

• Since 25 August more than 422 000 people are estimated to have crossed from Myanmar to Bangladesh following violence in Rakhine state, Myanmar (as of 19 September).

• 185 000 are located in makeshift settlement/camps, 34 000 in host communities and 203 000 in new spontaneous settlements. 26 747 people have been displaced in Myanmar (as of 6 September)

25 Sep 2017 description

Chad is facing interconnected humanitarian crises in a context of chronic poverty and low economic development. The security situation in neighboring countries has led to large population movements into Chad, as well as internal displacement for several years.