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29 May 2017 description

Humanitarian Situation in this Area

Inter-Cluster Response Mission (ICRM) lead by UNOCHA went to Mayendit (Southern Unity) on 7th April 2017 to response to families affected by famine, where IOM and PAH, for Shelter and NFI Cluster, participated.

18 Oct 2016 description

Location Information

State: Unity State

County: Mayom

Payam: Wangbour

Boma: Pibor

GPS Coordinates: E029 07’’43.72 N09 08’21.13’’

Situation Overview

DRC conducted needs assessment in late July and reported to the SFP and the national cluster who requested a mobile partner to go and conduct a deeper sector specific needs assessments.

14 Sep 2015 description

Activity: Carry out WASH and NFI Needs Assessment in surroundings of Yuai and Pieri due to recent fighting in Pajut and Padiek

At the request of: RRA from Pieri, Uror County, Jonglei State

Location: Pieri and Juet, Uror County, Jonglei State
N:17 54’ 22.66’’
E: 031 53’ 17.54’’

Duration: 9-16.06.2015

Itinerary: Juba-Yuai-Pieri-Yuai-Juet –Yuai-Juba

04 Aug 2015 description
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Stories from the Field

In 13-months long project, thanks to support of ECHO fund Polish Humanitarian Action managed to conduct rapid responses in the realm of water, hygiene and sanitation in most acute emergencies in Jonglei State and during the cholera outbreak in Central Equatoria.

28 Jul 2015 description

This year’s outbreak of cholera in South Sudan has claimed 38 lives so far.

15 Jul 2015 description

While humanitarian situation in Ukraine is deteriorating, Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) has been continuing its humanitarian activities in Non-Governmental Ukrainian Territories. From March 2015 PAH has been providing food support for the most vulnerable groups of elders in Donetsk City.

01 Apr 2015 description

Situation overview

The Inter-Cluster Working Group (ICWG) in Juba and Bentiu conducted an Initial Rapid Need Assessment (IRNA) team to Mankien in Mayom County from 20-23 February 2015 to assess the humanitarian situation in the area. The team consisted of a thirteen-person UN and INGO team with participants from various humanitarian organisations, representing 8 clusters (Education, FSL, GBV, Health, NFI&ES, Nutrition, Protection, WASH). The team was received by representatives of the SSRRC, and INGO partners working in Mankien.

28 Nov 2014 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Location description

Haat Boma is in Korwai payam of Ayod county on the north west part of Ayod. It is bordered by Unity State on the west, Fangak County on the North and Canal/Pigi on the east.

Reasons for assessment

Due to recent displacements, Haat was identified as one of high priority areas for assessment in the OWG meetings in Juba.

Situation outlook, trends and prospects

20 Nov 2014 description

Activity: Conduct a quick assessment of water and sanitation situation together with identifying needs for ES NFIs in Pagil and surroundings.

Location: Pagil
N 8' 14140.30 / E 30'4042.75

Duration: 8-14.11.2014

Itinerary: Juba-Rumbek-Pagil-Rumbek-Juba

General context / Background of the assessment:

Population information

25 Jul 2014 description

One of the most dramatic international responses to the Millennium Development Goals launched by then United Nations Secretary Kofi Annan in 2000 has been the global public health community’s response to MDG 6 “To combat AIDS, malaria and other diseases” [1]. For HIV/AIDS it led to President George W.

15 Jul 2014 description

Continued military operations are compounding a health care crisis in Gaza, with hospitals ill-prepared to meet the critical needs arising from a wide-scale emergency right now. The signatory organizations are calling for an immediate ceasefire, noting that all parties must respect international humanitarian law and abide by their obligations to protect civilians from harm.

06 Sep 2013 description

With the conflict in Syria escalating, beginning September Polish Humanitarian Action (PAH) has been increasing the range and volume of its humanitarian activities. Apart from everyday deliveries of bread and drinking water, the most vulnerable Syrian families in Idleb and Hama will be provided with professional medical help, as well as NFI (non-food item) kits.

17 Jun 2013 description

Another successful PAH’s mission to Syria has just been completed thanks to donations from the Polish society. In June PAH started supporting 1040 families from Idlib and Hama with bread vouchers and another 1000 people staying in Idlib’s caves and ruins with daily supply of fresh water. Ten field hospitals and medical points in the same areas were also supplied with basic drugs, including the ones against leishmaniasis, disease rapidly spreading in northern Syria given the collapse of the healthcare system.

12 Jun 2013 description

Another successful PAH’s mission to Syria has just been completed thanks to donations from the Polish society. In June PAH started supporting 1040 families from Idlib and Hama with bread vouchers and another 1000 people staying in Idlib’s caves and ruins with daily supply of fresh water. Ten field hospitals and medical points in the same areas were also supplied with basic drugs, including the ones against leishmaniasis, disease rapidly spreading in northern Syria given the collapse of the healthcare system.

19 Jul 2006 description

Polish Humanitarian Organisation is launching a new project on providing water supplying system to the Palestinian village.

31 Oct 2003 description


Introduction
PHO Mission in Iraq was established in mid July 2003. Currently in Iraq are 3 expatriates and two local staff. The goal of the Mission is:

- restore previous learning conditions by rehabilitating schools

- create opportunities to develop skills and interests among children by renovating and equipping youth centers

- building sustainable society by implementing the participatory approach

Presently Mission implements the following projects:

1. rehabilitation of 16 schools in Babylon Governorate

26 Feb 2003 description

Polish Humanitarian Organisation is a non-governmental, free of discrimination and equal chance organisation established on December 12, 1992 in Poland.

07 Dec 2000 description


Warsaw, 7 December 2000
Since April 2000 a Permanent Mission of PHO has been operating in Chechnya and Ingushetia, with the head office in Nazran and a liaison office in Grozny.

The main programs of the Mission are:

1. Kindergartens in refugee camps in Ingushetia
2. Safe zones program in Grozny (Chechnya)
3. Emergency assistance

1. The first kindergarten in the Chechen refugee camp in Ingushetia

20 Jun 1998 description

After the second earthquake in Afghanistan we have delivered three tracks with 39 tons of goods (mainly medications, hygiene products, food, tents, blankets and water containers) valued at ,000 were delivered to Dushanbe (Tadjikistan). Later, all the goods were transported by International Red Cross helicopters to a small town called Rostaq (Takhar province). And further on to a small village heavely dammaged (half of the population 1500 persons died) all hauses including the school where 150 children were buried under 80-meter thick layer of soil.