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17 Jan 2018 description

Depuis le début de l’année, 706 personnes ont été enregistrés à Ngam.
Au 31 décembre 2017, la population totale de réfugiés centrafricains s’élève à 7024 personnes. 62% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53%.
L’un des besoins prioritaires pour Ngam est la nécessité d’octroi de terres cultivables fertiles et d’espaces de pâturage pour les réfugiés agriculteurs et éleveurs, afin de préparer le terrain à leur intégration locale.

17 Jan 2018 description

La population totale du site s’élève à 1 094 réfugiés centrafricains au 31 Décembre 2017. 56,95% de la population âgé de moins de 18 ans et 49% sont des femmes et filles.
Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens d’existence, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation

17 Jan 2018 description

La population totale du site s’élève à 12 592 réfugiés centrafricains au 31 Décembre 2017. 54,73% de la population âgé de moins de 18 ans et 50% sont des femmes et filles.
Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens d’existence, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

17 Jan 2018 description

La population totale du site s’élève à 6 669 réfugiés centrafricains au 31 Décembre 2017. 56,85% de la population âgé de moins de 18 ans et 50% sont des femmes et filles.

Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens d’existence, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

17 Jan 2018 description

La population totale du site s’élève à 12 839 réfugiés centrafricains au 31 Décembre 2017. 56% de la population du site est âgé de moins de 18 ans et 51% sont des femmes et filles.

Les besoins prioritaires sont : les moyens d’existence, les abris familiaux et les infrastructures, l’assainissement, la santé, la nutrition et l’éducation.

17 Jan 2018 description

Depuis le début de l’année, 1.912 personnes ont été enregistrés au site de Gado.

Au 31 décembre 2017, la population du site s’élève à 24.365 réfugiés centrafricains. 58% de la population a moins de 18 ans et les femmes/filles représentent 53% de la population totale du site.

17 Jan 2018 description

CHIFFRES CLÉS

Environs 20.000 personnes signalées dans différentes localités

1. Demandeurs d’asile enregistrés 1 et fixés au bracelet :

Département NYA PENDE / Sous-Préfecture BEKAN / canton BEKAN 8.381 Personnes issues de 2.091 ménages (enregistrement 1 achevé)

Département DES MONTS DE LAM / Sous-préfecture BESSAO / canton OUDOUMIAN :

2.350 personnes issues de 622 ménages (enregistrement 1 achevé)

2. Demandeurs d’asile dans d’autres zones non fixés au bracelet:

17 Jan 2018 description

By Ece Ceren Doğar & Neriman Kahveci Kızıltaş, Turkish Red Crescent

Separated from their husbands, parents and children, four women escaped the war in Syria in hope of finding a safe place to live. Their paths crossed at the Turkish Red Crescent’s community centre in Kilis where learning the local language is bringing them together.

Hayriye, 33, has been living in Turkey for five years. Her two boys, aged 16 and 18, are working at the local shop but her husband had to stay behind in Syria because of his mum’s illness.

17 Jan 2018 description

Situation Update
- Since the last update, one suspect case (a 14-year-old girl) was admitted in the treatment facility in Yirol West with fever and conjunctival injection. She is from Arwa Village in Yirol West (not Yirol East like the suspect cases reported previously) and has no linkage with the cases reported previously. Sample was collected and shipped for testing.

17 Jan 2018 description

Kinshasa – The humanitarian situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has deteriorated dramatically over the past year due to a massive escalation of conflict and widespread insecurity. Extreme violence has spread to areas typically considered stable, such as the provinces of Kasai and Tanganyika. The situation has been recently compounded by deadly floods and an outbreak of Cholera, among multiple other health emergencies, while the IOM, the UN Migration Agency humanitarian appeal, released at the end of last year, remains vastly underfunded.

17 Jan 2018 description

Mauritania hosts over 2,362 urban refugees and asylumseekers and about 50,000 Malian refugees in Mbera, a camp established in 2012 in the arid south-eastern region close to the Malian border.

Despite the conclusion of a peace agreement in 2015, large-scale returns of Malian refugees are not expected due to persistent violence in northern Mali. In December alone, 104 new arrivals were registered in Mbera.

As the situation in northern Mali continues to be unstable, Mauritania struggles to cope with the growing needs of new refugees and the vulnerable host communities.

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
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Damascus, 17 January 2018

The escalating violence caused by fighting has had a devastating impact on all civilians throughout Syria. Whether in Idleb, east Ghouta in Rural Damascus, Hama, Damascus, Aleppo, Hassakeh, Deir EzZour, Raqqah or Daraa, the recent violence has resulted in the deaths and injuries of hundreds of civilians, including women and children.

17 Jan 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

This is the report for the Cross-sectoral formative research – Knowledge, attitude and practice study, hereafter KAP Study, which was conducted by researchers from Malmö University, Sweden, on behalf of the country office of UNICEF Lebanon.

The purpose of the KAP Study is,

  • To establish a baseline for UNICEF Lebanon’s Country Programme Document for the period 2017 to 2020

17 Jan 2018 description

Overview: The main objectives of the health sector are: Improving access to primary health care; strengthening health institutions; and strengthening reproductive health services for refugees and members of impacted host communities.

Curative:

• Patient Consultations: 26,122 consultations were conducted in PHCCs in nine camps . The health utilization rate (visit/person/year) was 3.1 which lies within the expected range of 1 to 4.

17 Jan 2018 description

MOCHA, 16th January, 2018 (WAM) -- UAE Armed Forces medical teams working with the Arab Coalition Forces, led by Saudi Arabia, are performing their humanitarian role in the liberated areas of the West Coast of Yemen by treating vulnerable patients and reaching out to them in their homes.

17 Jan 2018 description

Summary

Purpose and motivation

This note seeks to sensitize analysts to the growing momentum of subjective methods and measures around, and eventually inside, the humanitarian field. It clarifies the nature of subjective measures and their place in humanitarian needs assessments. It weighs their strengths and challenges. It discusses, in considerable depth, a small number of instruments and methods that are ready, or have good potential, for humanitarian analysis.