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19 Apr 2018 description

Key Features

  • 100 households (HH) were relocated from Camp 9 (8 HH) and 10 (71 HH) and from WFP canal extension area (21 HH from Camps 10/11) to Camp 20 due to flood and landslide risk.

  • IOM distributed 9,000 dignity kits to women and girls identified as extremely vulnerable in Kutupalong-Balukhali Expansion Site, Leda and Shamlapur.

  • This week, IOM provided training on Shelter Upgrade and Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) for 18 staff of partner organisations, bringing the total partner staff trained by IOM to 77.

19 Apr 2018 description

LAMBAYEQUE, PERU – When floodwaters engulfed the ĺllimo district on 14 March 2017, Lily Silva Aricoché led her family and neighbours to safety. During the months that followed, she coordinated assistance to flood survivors – including protection from the rising violence that threatened women in temporary shelters.

19 Apr 2018 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

Tropical Cyclone (TC) Keni was initially monitored over the Pacific waters as a Tropical Disturbance 13F (TD13F) analyzed far West of Fiji. TD13F was later upgraded to a Tropical Cyclone Category 1 as it moved East South East towards Fiji.

18 Apr 2018 description

PERÚ, FEN Costero

A inicios del 2017, el Perú presentó intensas lluvias en varias regiones del país. Las zonas más afectadas fueron principalmente las de la costa norte, especialmente los Departamentos de Piura, Lambayeque y La Libertad. Para agosto de ese año el Instituto Nacional de Defensa Civil (INDECI) reportó 285,955 personas damnificadas. En relación con el daño de las viviendas se reportaron 66,093 viviendas destruidas e inhabitables.

17 Apr 2018 description


Major highlight of the operation update:

• The number of families to be supported with shelter cash grants has been increased to 2,501 upon request from the government to support additional families from its grievance list.

Description of the disaster

17 Apr 2018 description
report Government of Fiji

This situation Report No. 22 was issued from the National Emergency Operation Centre and covers the period from 0800hrs to 2000hrs on Monday 16th April, 2018.


  • Initial Damage Assessment (IDA) Teams have landed in Vunisea and will be deployed today.

  • New request of 3,000 food pack for Kadavu submitted to Ministry of Economy.

-- Water Authority of Fiji continue to monitor restoration of water and resources are available 24/7 for emergencies. Water carting continues to areas in need.

16 Apr 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund


• The third round of diphtheria vaccination campaign ran from 10 to 25 March 2018. A total of 431,448 children were vaccinated with diphtheria-containing vaccines. UNICEF-supported volunteers assisted 17,932 children to receive vaccines in the last week of diphtheria vaccination campaign to ensure full coverage.

16 Apr 2018 description

Trinidad, 16 abr (ABI).- El alcalde de Santa Ana, Gustavo Humberto Chávez, informó el lunes, en la ciudad de Trinidad, que retornarán a sus comunidades las familias damnificadas por la inundación en ese municipio, capital de la provincia Yacuma en el área central del Beni.

"A partir de hoy lunes se está programando para que puedan ir retornando a sus comunidades; hemos habilitado los caminos, para que puedan llegar sin problemas", dijo a los periodistas.

16 Apr 2018 description

This Emergency Appeal seeks 1,680,731 Swiss francs to support the Niger Red Cross Society (NRCS) to assist some 43,113 people for 12 months in Diffa region, which has been experiencing an unprecedented civil unrest and serious humanitarian emergency as a result of armed group activities in the north of Nigeria as well as in Niger.

16 Apr 2018 description

Flood situation is under special control of the Russian Emergencies Ministry. There are positive changes in Altai Territory. Number of flooded houses and years gradually decreases and water has completely drained from 14 settlements.

Russian Emergencies Ministry’s task groups are working in cooperation with local governments and provide aid to the affected.

16 Apr 2018 description
report Peace Winds Japan

Household items distribution:

In February, PWJ and our local partner CEDA distributed household goods to those families heavily affected by the flood/landslide that occurred in August 2018.

13 Apr 2018 description
report Government of Peru

Última información

Ministerio del Ambiente declara emergencia ambiental tras el incendio en la Av.

El Ministerio del Ambiente declaró la emergencia ambiental tras el incendio ocurrido en la víspera en un almacén de neumáticos ubicado en el cruce de las avenidas Trapiche y Alfredo Mendiola (Zona Industrial), entre los distritos de San Martín de Porres y Comas.

12 Apr 2018 description

Spring flood progresses in accordance with the forecast. Water level has risen in rivers of Altai, Tyva, Khakassia, Rostov Region and Altai Territory due to snowmelt runoffs.

Russian Emergencies Ministry’s task groups are working in cooperation with local governments and provide targeted aid to the affected people.

12 Apr 2018 description
report Salesian Missions

(MissionNewswire) Salesian missionaries with Don Bosco Fambul, one of Sierra Leone’s leading child-welfare organizations in Freetown, immediately responded with relief efforts for those affected by flooding and mudslides that occurred on Aug. 14, 2017. Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone, lies between the mountains and the sea. The intense rain caused a mudslide on Mount Sugar Loaf in the Regent District on the outskirts of Freetown. The mudslide occurred at 6 a.m. when most of the community residents were still sleeping—leaving them more vulnerable to the rising waters.

12 Apr 2018 description

Faits saillants

• Plus de 67 000 enfants vaccinés contre la rougeole, à Lubumbashi

• Manque d’intrants nutritionnels dans plusieurs structures de prise en charge de Lubumbashi

Besoins et Réponses humanitaires


Plus de 67 000 enfants de moins de cinq ans ont été vaccinés, du 27 au 31 mars 2018, contre la rougeole dans 27 aires des zones de santé de Kafubu, Kampemba, Kipushi, Kisanga, Mubunda et Ruashi. Plusieurs d’autres dizaines de cas continuent à être enregistrés dans la province.

11 Apr 2018 description
report Government of Fiji

This Situation Report No.17 is issued by the National Emergency Operation Centre and covers the period from 2000 hours – 0800 hours on Thursday, April 12, 2018.


• Evacuations Centres in Lau and Lomaiviti in the Eastern Division are now closed as well as the Northern Division EOC’s.

• The total number of active Evacuation Centres is 202 with 8,935 evacuees.

• 23 roads in the Central, 50 roads in the Western and 17 roads in the Northern Division are still closed.

11 Apr 2018 description
report Government of Fiji

This Situation Report No.16 is issued by the National Emergency Operation Centre and covers the period from 0800 hours – 2000 hours on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.


  • Schools in the Western Division, greater Labasa area and nine (9) in the Central Division are still closed.

  • Two Hundred and Seventy three (273) Evacuation Centres currently active with Fourteen Thousand, Five Hundred and Fifty One (14,551) evacuees.

11 Apr 2018 description
report Government of Peru

Del 12 al 15 de abril se esperan lluvias de moderada a fuerte intensidad en diversas regiones de la selva y sierra del país

Desde este jueves 12 al domingo 15 de abril se esperan lluvias de moderada a fuerte intensidad, acompañadas de descargas eléctricas y ráfagas de viento, en distintas regiones de la selva y sierra del país, informó el SENAMHI al Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia Nacional (COEN).

La Libertad: Se restablece tránsito en distrito de Chicama tras inundación provocada por lluvias