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14 Jun 2018 description
report Cruz Roja Española

Llegada de las personas migrantes del barco Aquarius

Cruz Roja Española desplegará en las próximas horas en Valencia varios Equipos de Respuesta Inmediata en Emergencias (ERIE) ante la próxima llegada de 629 personas migrantes y refugiadas rescatadas por el barco Aquarius en aguas del Mediterráneo.

  • Los primeros Equipos están integrados por más de 70 personas.

14 Jun 2018 description

El Gobierno Salvadoreño ha definido que la asistencia humanitaria más oportuna e inmediata a proporcionar en apoyo a las personas afectadas por la Erupción del Volcán de Fuego, en Guatemala es el envío de una misión multidisciplinaria integrada por Equipos de Respuesta Rápida del Ministerio de Salud, un equipo de 2 psicólogos y 2 médicos de Sanidad Militar del Ministerio de la Defensa Nacional y 3 médicos especialistas en emergencias del Fondo Solidario de Salud –FOSALUD-, como una misión que preste sus servicios y al mismo tiempo levante un diagnóstico de necesidades que fuese necesario …

14 Jun 2018 description

This revised Emergency Appeal seeks a total of 7,879,764 Swiss francs (including CHF 445,731 of bilateral contribution through Health Emergency Response Unit -ERU- staff deployment) to enable the IFRC to support the Democratic Republic of the Congo Red Cross (DRC RC) and RCRC Movement partners to respond to the ongoing Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and deliver humanitarian assistance to 400,000 people in an emergency health intervention for 6 months.

14 Jun 2018 description
report The Conversation

The ConversationYap Boum, Professor in the faculty of Medicine, Mbarara University of Science and Technology

No one said tracking the movements of a patient, suspected to be a carrier of the deadly Ebola virus, through the dense forests of the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) was going to be easy.

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Humanitarian partners are rushing to provide life-saving assistance to thousands of vulnerable families in the port city of Hodeidah, where fighting has escalated.

“Dozens of UN staff are in the city helping to deliver food, water and health services,” said Lise Grande, UN Humanitarian Coordinator for Yemen. “We estimate that 600,000 civilians are in the city—many of whom are dependent on assistance to survive.”

14 Jun 2018 description
report UN Children's Fund

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh, 14 June 2018 – Torrential rain and strong winds hit Rohingya refugee camps and makeshift settlements in the past week threatening the health and safety of thousands of children as the first major storm of the monsoon season arrived in south-eastern Bangladesh.

The heavy rain brought flooding and landslides – with reports of one young child killed in a landslide – whilst strong winds damaged or destroyed hundreds of shelters, leaving vulnerable families defenseless against the elements.

14 Jun 2018 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The oral vaccination campaign for acute watery diarrhea was successfully completed on 13th May 2018. A total of 901,810 people were vaccinated in this campaign including Rohingya and host community.

14 Jun 2018 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sectoral needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in February 2018, referring to the situation in January 2018.

14 Jun 2018 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sectoral needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in February 2018, referring to the situation in January 2018.

14 Jun 2018 description

13 June 2018 – Access to health care for thousands of people returning to Mosul is a major concern for health actors in Iraq. To meet the life-saving health needs in areas of return, WHO, in collaboration with Ninewa Directorate of Health, has deployed mobile medical clinics and established a static primary health care centre at the Iraq–Syria border. Currently, WHO remains the only agency supporting health services in areas of return, including in Ba’aj town after all the primary health care centres were destroyed during the crisis that ended more than 6 months ago.

14 Jun 2018 description
  • 6,861 Afghan registered refugees (PoR cardholders) repatriated to Afghanistan from 1 March – 31 May 2018.

  • 11,985 Afghan refugee births registered from 1 January – 31 May 2018.

  • 1,212 IDP individuals (202 families) returned to their areas of origin in Pakistan since 1 January 2018.

Main Activities

Solutions Strategy for Afghan Refugees (2018 – 2019)

14 Jun 2018 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sectoral needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in May 2018, referring to the situation in April 2018.

14 Jun 2018 description
infographic REACH Initiative

Introduction

This multi-sectoral needs assessment is part of a monthly data collection exercise which aims to gather information about needs and the humanitarian situation inside Syria. The factsheets present information collected in February 2018, referring to the situation in January 2018.