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17 Jan 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Direct attacks by Boko Haram resulted in violence against local communities (village chiefs, civilians, including young boys and girls reported to have been attacked or abducted).

17 Jan 2018 description

Overview

The unprecedented drought spanning over four consecutive poor rainy seasons has severely aggravated the humanitarian crisis in Somalia. Humanitarian needs have increased drastically due to limited rain, large-scale displacement, lack of access to basic services and, at its root, ongoing conflict

17 Jan 2018 description

Islamabad 12 January 2018: National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) signed Annual Work Plan with the UNFPA- Pakistan, with NDMA on January 12th, 2018 to envisage cooperation between the two organizations for Gender Mainstreaming, specifically in humanitarian crises to cater the needs and concerns of vulnerable groups in the entire DRM spectrum. The work plan is part of the Multi-Year Agreement (2018-22) signed between the two organizations in December 2017 to address issues of GBV and protection of women during pre and post disasters.

16 Jan 2018 description

Trinidad, 16 ene (ABI).- El responsable del Programa Nacional de Atención y Control de Desastres del Ministerio de Salud, Rodrigo Cordero, entregó el martes un lote de medicamentos con una inversión de 31.500 bolivianos, para atender las enfermedades provocadas por las inundaciones registradas en el departamento del Beni.

"Son medicamentos para lo que generalmente se presenta en una inundación, infecciones en la piel, heridas, resfríos, diarreas por la contaminación del agua", informó a los periodistas.

16 Jan 2018 description
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January 16th, 2018 ― Doha: In response to Typhoon Vinta, which hit Mindanao, southern Philippines, Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has issued a humanitarian appeal to raise $ 2 million (QR 7.3 million) for a 12-month relief programme. The plan is estimated to benefit as many as 13,380 families (or 66,900 people).

A team of QRCS's mission in the Philippines visited the displaced shelter centers and host communities to examine living standards there and evaluate the urgent needs. Some 20-liter water jerry cans were also distributed.

15 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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  • Número de heridos y familias afectadas se eleva luego del sismo de 6.8 grados ocurrido en la víspera en el sur

A ciento cuatro (104) se elevó el número de personas heridas, 780 familias e igual número de viviendas afectadas luego del sismo de 6.8 grados registrado la madrugada de ayer en el departamento de Arequipa y que afectó también localidades de las regiones Ayacucho e Ica, informó el Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (INDECI).

15 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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Arequipa: Sismo deja más de cien familias damnificadas e igual número de viviendas colapsadas

Un total de 101 familias damnificadas e igual número de viviendas colapsadas, así como 60 familias afectadas, deja hasta el momento el sismo registrado esta madrugada en el departamento de Arequipa y que afectó también localidades de las regiones Ayacucho e Ica, informó el Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (INDECI).

15 Jan 2018 description

Editorial

Dear readers

Since its inception over ten years ago, the Global Nutrition Cluster (GNC) has progressed from its early focus on the development of technical tools and materials and filling research gaps to a much greater emphasis on strengthening country coordination and providing surge support to secure appropriate and high-quality nutrition programming in emergency contexts.

15 Jan 2018 description

This report is produced by ISCG in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers 31 December until 11 January 2018. The next full situation report will be issued on 28 January 2018.

Highlights

  • 655,500 new arrivals (Since 25th August) have beenreported as of 14 January (IOM Needs and Population Monitoring and UNHCR Family Counting).

  • The number of arrivals is holding steady with no significant influx over the past several weeks.

14 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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Fuerzas Armadas a disposición de autoridades de Arequipa para atender emergencia por sismo

Un fallecido y decenas personas heridas deja hasta el momento el sismo de 6,8 grados de magnitud que se registró a las 04:18 am de esta madrugada en el distrito de Las Lomas, provincia de Caravelí, en Arequipa, informaron el Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (INDECI) y el Ministerio de Salud.

14 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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Lluvias de moderada a fuerte intensidad se prevé desde mañana en 59 provincias de la selva

Un total de 59 provincias de la selva pertenecientes a doce regiones del país se verán afectadas por la presencia de precipitaciones de moderada a fuerte intensidad, evento que se inicia entre la madrugada del domingo 14 y culminará la mañana del miércoles 17 de enero, informó el SENAMHI al COEN DEFENSA.

14 Jan 2018 description

The Philippine Red Cross (PRC) led by its Chairman and CEO Richard Gordon held a consultative meeting with the European Union (EU) ambassadors to discuss how they can contribute to save and uplift the lives of those suffering from recent disasters that hit country.

Gordon toured the EU ambassadors at the PRC Operations Center and highlighted the priority needs of those suffering from recent disasters such as the destructive storm Vinta, which hit Mindanao and Palawan last month.

12 Jan 2018 description

The materials contained in this supplementary document complement those found in the existing IRP Guidance Note on Recovery – Health. The discussions and case studies contained herein portray an expanded and oftentimes fresh perspective on many of the issues found in the original guidance note on several new and emerging issues for which there exist best practices and lessons learned.

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.

11 Jan 2018 description

Port-au-Prince- jeudi 11 janvier 2018- Le Gouvernement Haïtien et la communauté humanitaire ont lancé aujourd´hui un appel de fonds de 252,2 millions de dollars en vue de répondre aux besoins humanitaires urgents de 2,2 millions de personnes à travers le Plan de Réponse Humanitaire révisé 2017-2018 (phase 2018.

11 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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 Distritos ubicados en regiones de Loreto y San Martín presentaron lluvias extremas en las últimas 24 horas

Los distritos de San Juan Bautista, situado en la provincia de Maynas, región Loreto; así como la localidad de Chazuta, de la provincia y departamento de San Martín, soportaron en las últimas 24 horas lluvias extremas al registrar 97.1 y 54.1 milímetros de agua por día, informó el SENAMHI al COEN DEFENSA.

10 Jan 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

Regional Office 2018 Requirements: US$10,565,000

09 Jan 2018 description
report Government of Peru

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Junín: Tránsito se normaliza en tramo kilómetro 130 y 150 del distrito de Morococha tras caída de nieve

El tránsito se encuentra normal y con vía libre entre los kilómetros 130 y 150 de la carretera Central, distrito de Morococha, provincia de Yauli en Junín, tras la caída de nieve que obstaculizaba el paso de vehículos, informó el Desarrollo Vial de los Andes (DEVIANDES).