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15 Oct 2018 description

Highlights:

  • 10 new cases were reported on 13th October 2018 from 4 LGAs (Gujba, Gulani, Fune and Damaturu).

  • 0 death was reported.

Epidemiological Summary:

15 Oct 2018 description

Summary

The objective of the research is identification of the existing electronic registration tools for patients in an outpatient Ambulatory Therapeutic Feeding Centres (ATFC). The aim of electronic registration is to replace the register book and to eliminate the use of pen and paper in the registration process. This would result in increased efficiency, higher accuracy of registration and instant data delivery to facilitate decision-making in the project and to feed the data directly into the Health Information System (HIS).

15 Oct 2018 description

Ouvert depuis juillet 2013 pour répondre à l’afflux massif des réfugiés nigérians vers le Cameroun, le camp de Minawao continu de recevoir un nombre journalièrement considérable des nouveaux arrivants.
Du 1er janvier au 30 septembre 2018, plus de 12252 nouveaux arrivants ont été enregistrés au camp de Minawao. En date du 30 septembre 2018, la population totale du camps’élève à 53760 réfugiés nigérians.63% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 54% de la population totale du camp.

15 Oct 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

◼ On 23 August 2018, as the impact of the series of the earthquake, the Ministry of Social Affairs (MoSA) recorded there were 563 people dead, 1.116 injured, and 417.529 displaced

◼ 432,015 people (53% women and 47% men), 130,491 Households, are recorded as IDPs in the first round of DTM site assessment where they spread out in 2,700 camps with various type of shelter.

15 Oct 2018 description

Overview

As of January 2018, an estimated 5.3 million South Sudanese were facing Crisis and Emergency (IPC Phases 3 and 4) acute food insecurity, according to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC).1 With the aim of facilitating a better understanding of the food security and livelihoods situation in South Sudan and to inform the IPC September 2018 Update,
REACH has developed food security and livelihood (FSL) factsheets of counties where settlements have been assessed using the Area of Knowledge (AoK) methodology.

15 Oct 2018 description

Overview

As of January 2018, an estimated 5.3 million South Sudanese were facing Crisis and Emergency (IPC Phases 3 and 4) acute food insecurity, according to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC).1 With the aim of facilitating a better understanding of the food security and livelihoods situation in South Sudan and to inform the IPC September 2018 Update, REACH has developed food security and livelihood (FSL) factsheets of counties where settlements have been assessed using the Area of Knowledge (AoK) methodology.

15 Oct 2018 description

Overview

As of January 2018, an estimated 5.3 million South Sudanese were facing Crisis and Emergency (IPC Phases 3 and 4) acute food insecurity, according to the Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC).1 With the aim of facilitating a better understanding of the food security and livelihoods situation in South Sudan and to inform the IPC September 2018 Update,
REACH has developed food security and livelihood (FSL) factsheets of counties where settlements have been assessed using the Area of Knowledge (AoK) methodology.

15 Oct 2018 description

Ronia’s family escaped the war in Syria, but not the chronic illness that took her husband’s life. She fears one of their daughters could be next.

By Christopher Reardon

DOMIZ REFUGEE CAMP, Kurdistan region of northern Iraq – Little Layla gets her pale green eyes from her father’s side of the family. When they catch the light, they glimmer like a pair of tiny moons.

15 Oct 2018 description
report Frontier Post

F.P. Report

THARPARKAR: As many as two more infants succumbed to malnutrition in the past 24 hours in Tharparkar area of Sindh province.

Sindh Health Department told private news channel that the deaths took place at Civil Hospital, Mithhi with the children being aged five and eight-days old.

The recent death of two children has taken the death toll in Tharparker to 17 for this month and 493 for the year.

15 Oct 2018 description

KEY HIGHLIGHTS

• Acute respiratory infection and acute watery diarrhoea are showing increasing trends.

• Suspected malaria cases continue to be reported in relatively high number. It is possible that these cases represent variety of syndromes with different etiologies.

• A refresher training was conducted to improve the capacity of health workers for preparedness and response to diarrhoeal disease outbreaks in Cox’s Bazar.

SITUATION OVERVIEW

15 Oct 2018 description

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 768,586 families or 3,202,112 persons were affected in 6,080 barangays, 488 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in Regions NCR, I, II, III, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and CAR (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Oct 2018 description

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons A total of 768,586 families or 3,202,112 persons were affected in 6,080 barangays, 488 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in Regions NCR, I, II, III, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and CAR (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Oct 2018 description

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons A total of 768,593 families or 3,202,109 persons were affected in 6,080 barangays, 488 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in Regions NCR, I, II, III, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and CAR (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Oct 2018 description

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 747,828 families or 3,123,054 persons were affected in 6,020 barangays, 488 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in Regions NCR, I, II, III, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and CAR (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Oct 2018 description

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

A total of 746,538 families or 3,086,752 persons were affected in 6,019 barangays, 488 cities/municipalities, and 31 provinces in Regions NCR, I, II, III, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, and CAR (see Table 1; Annex A for details).

15 Oct 2018 description

ITOGON, Philippines – On 16 September, Ginalyn Franco awoke to a storm.

“The rains were so powerful that landslides started happening near our house,” she said. “We had no choice but to leave.”

With her grandmother and aunt, Ms. Franco, 24, raced up the mountainous Itogon terrain for three hours, braving treacherous rains, wind and mud before reaching safety at an evacuation centre.

She was nine months pregnant.

15 Oct 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

At around 6:00 AM on 20 September 2018, a massive landslide affected an estimated 80.12-hectare area in Sitio Sindulan, Brgy. Tinaan in Naga City, Cebu. Disaster managers said the rains may have contributed in softening the ground soil causing the sloped land to collapse. However, some residents have also pointed on the ongoing quarrying operations in the area.

Source: DSWD Field Office VII

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons

15 Oct 2018 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

At around 6:00 AM on 20 September 2018, a massive landslide affected an estimated 80.12-hectare area in Sitio Sindulan, Brgy. Tinaan in Naga City, Cebu. Disaster managers said the rains may have contributed in softening the ground soil causing the sloped land to collapse. However, some residents have also pointed on the ongoing quarrying operations in the area.

Source: DSWD Field Office VII

SUMMARY

I. Status of Affected Families / Persons A total of 1,917 families or 7,904 persons were affected in 6 barangays in City of Naga, Cebu.

14 Oct 2018 description
report Save the Children

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