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22 Jul 2018 description

The Gu rainy season has ended and food security has improved significantly compared to the 2016/2017 drought.

Flooding (March-June) and cyclone Sagar (May) affected over one million persons and temporarily displaced 274,000 persons.

Monitoring agencies expect most IDPs will remain in need of emergency humanitarian assistance through 2018.

Major developments

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22 Jul 2018 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. River Kabul at Nowshera is in Low Flood level. All the other major Rivers are in the state of their normal flows. Flows in the River Chenab along with Nullahs of Rivers Ravi & Chenab are likely to increase from 23 July 2018. Details at Annex A.

22 Jul 2018 description
  1. Rivers Flow Situation Reported by Flood Forecasting Division. River Kabul at Nowshera is in Low Flood level. All the other major Rivers are in the state of their normal flows. Flows in the Nullahs of Rivers Ravi & Chenab are likely to increase from 23 July 2018. Details at Annex A.

22 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

21 July 2018

AT 10:00 AM, THE LOW PRESSURE AREA WEST OF ILOCOS SUR DEVELOPED INTO TROPICAL DEPRESSION (TD) "JOSIE". AT 4:00 PM, IT IS ABOUT TO MAKE A CLOSE APPROACH OVER THE BURGOS-PAGUDPUD AREA IN ILOCOS NORTE.

22 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

21 July 2018

"INDAY" IS NOW OUTSIDE THE PHILIPPINE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY (PAR).

Meanwhile, at 3:00 AM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 285 km West of Laoag City, Ilocos Norte (18.0°N, 117.9°E).

21 Jul 2018 description

De acuerdo al último relevamiento disminuyó a 53 el número de personas evacuadas en todo el país a raíz de los recientes eventos meteorológicos. De ese total, 43 se encuentran en Canelones, 8 en Cerro Largo y 2 en Maldonado. Según reportó la Dirección Nacional de Policía de Tránsito permanecen cortadas las rutas 11, 30, 61, 62 y 82, afectando básicamente los departamentos de Artigas, Canelones y Colonia. Última actualización: Sábado 21 de julio, 14 horas.

21 Jul 2018 description
report Caritas

A recent survey on the Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Knowledge, Attitude and Practices (KAP) conducted in the flood-affected areas of Assam by Caritas India, revealed that 67% of the flood-affected population defecates in the open, due to lack of sanitation facilities and damages to existing sanitation structures in these areas after the flood.

20 Jul 2018 description

Highlights

• The Government and partners have taken several measures to enhance response coordination and to boost response capacity at site level. Two Emergency Operation Centres (EOCs) were established in Dilla Town and in Bule Hora Town.

• The response is currently being rapidly scaled-up with diverted resources from life-saving responses to drought, flood and conflict-displacements elsewhere in the country and new resources allocated.

20 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

19 July 2018

At 3:00 AM, the center of Tropical Storm "INDAY" was estimated based on all available data at 840 km East of Basco, Batanes (19.4 N, 129.9 E) with maximum sustained winds of 65 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 80 km/h. Moving almost stationary. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

As of 11:00 AM, "INDAY" has slightly intensified as it moves east-northeastward over the Philippine sea.

20 Jul 2018 description

Highlights

  • A total of 9,756 individuals in 2,125 families have been verified through the Government of Bangladesh and UNHCR joint verification exercise as of 18 July. All individuals above the age of 12 have received an ID card and all households received a family certificate, which will be use for the provision of protection and assistance in Bangladesh. The exercise aims at consolidating a unified database for identity management, documentation, provision of protection and assistance, population statistics and ultimately solutions.

19 Jul 2018 description

706,364 New Rohingya Arrivals since 25 August 2017 to Cox’s Bazar*

919,000 Total Rohingya Population in Cox’s Bazar*

1.3 Million People in Need in Cox’s Bazar

Key Features

19 Jul 2018 description

Le contexte humanitaire au Burundi s'est légèrement amélioré depuis le début de 2018 mais la situation reste cependant précaire notamment avec un niveau élevé de vulnérabilité. Le nombre de personnes en insécurité alimentaire est passé de 2,6 millions en juillet 2017 à 1,67 million en avril 2018 (15% de la population). Des facteurs climatiques favorables et par conséquence une amélioration de l’accès à l’alimentation sont les principaux facteurs de cette amélioration.

19 Jul 2018 description

Highlights

• A total of 224 health facilities submitted weekly reports of epidemic-prone diseases in week 27.

• Total number of consultations decreased from 55,343 in week 26 to 51,625 in week 27.

• A total of 257 alerts were received. 33 of these alerts were confirmed as true alerts in week 27.

• The highest numbers of diseases reported in week 27 were other acute diarrhoeas (2,486 cases), influenza like illness (1,342 cases) and severe acute respiratory illness (1,173 cases).

19 Jul 2018 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

19 July 2018

SYNOPSIS:

At 3:00 AM today, the center of Tropical Storm "INDAY" was estimated based on all available data at 840 km East of Basco, Batanes (19.4°N, 129.9°E) with maximum sustained winds of 65 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 80 km/h. Moving almost stationary. Southwest Monsoon affecting Luzon.

FORECAST WEATHER CONDITIONS:

18 Jul 2018 description

Mënschen hëllefen : agir au profit des plus vulnérables

18.07.2018

La Croix-Rouge luxembourgeoise a dévoilé son rapport d’activité 2017. Au-delà du bilan de l’année passée, cette présentation a été l’occasion de revenir sur des événements marquants et de tracer des perspectives sur les actions en cours.