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15 Sep 2017 description

Facts and figures on the UK government's relief work in the Caribbean and the British Overseas Territories in response to Hurricane Irma.

Military

Naval

15 Sep 2017 description

Hurricane Irma, as category 5 hurricane, traversed the Atlantic bringing maximum sustained winds of 296 km/h and heavy rains to the Leeward Islands. The most heavily impacted islands are Anguilla,

15 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • WFP, in collaboration with FAO and other partners, has finalized data collection for the Food Security and Nutrition Monitoring System (FSNMS) which will feed into the ongoing Integrated Food Security Phase Classification (IPC) analysis process.

  • WFP set up a SCOPE for nutrition pilot project platform in Aweil, Northern Bahr El Ghazal State.

Situation Update

15 Sep 2017 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

In August, the number of South Sudanese seeking refuge in neighbouring countries reached the 2 million mark. Of those, 1 million are in Uganda. Fighting in the Equatorias and Upper Nile continue to displace thousands of people. According to health partners, the cholera outbreak was declining due to the multi-sectoral response in the affected areas.

15 Sep 2017 description

Over 60 tonnes of UK aid has now reached the Caribbean with another 60 tonnes on the way on board HMS Ocean.

VIDEO: Jemone’s story, a recipient of UK aid on the British Virgin Islands.

Over 60 tonnes of UK aid has now reached the Caribbean to support the victims of Hurricane Irma, with another 60 tonnes on the way on board HMS Ocean.

15 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by OCHA Somalia in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 24 August to 6 September 2017. The next report will be issued on or around 21 September 2017.

Highlights

15 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • IOM continues response to cholera outbreak across country

  • DTM completes biometric verification at Malakal PoC site

  • IOM hands over MHPSS programme in Bor to ALARM

15 Sep 2017 description

GOMA - Le Programme Alimentaire Mondial (PAM) en République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), avec l’appui de l’Agence des Etats-Unis pour le Développement International (USAID), de l’agence suédoise de protection civile (MSB) et de ses partenaires techniques, a reconstruit le pont de Kihira à Saké. Les travaux ont été supervisés par la Direction Provinciale de l’Office des Routes du Nord–Kivu, pour une valeur globale de plus de 2 millions de dollars américains.

15 Sep 2017 description
report Government of Cuba

La agrupación solidaria la componen 41 trabajadores, integrados en brigadas de linieros, de corte y bajantes, de cables y de especialistas en fibra óptica, además de expertos de la planta exterior

Un contingente de comunicadores guantanameros partió la víspera desde la Plaza de la Revolución Mariana Grajales, hacia la provincia de Camagüey, en apoyo a la recuperación de las afectaciones ocasionadas allí por el huracán Irma.

15 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • WFP-supported nutrition and school feeding activities face serious funding shortfalls and will be suspended as of September if no new resourcing is received. A meeting was held with the local donor community outlining the shortfall and the impact that programme suspension would have on the vulnerable populations in Karamoja district.

15 Sep 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme
  • CARGO DISPATCHED: 474 MT

  • VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED: 1.91 million USD

  • TOTAL SHIPMENTS: 26

  • PARTNERS SERVED: 9

UNHRD is a network of depots around the world (in Ghana, Italy, UAE, Malaysia, Panama, Spain) that procures, stores, manages and transports emergency items on behalf of the humanitarian community.

15 Sep 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme
  • CARGO DISPATCHED: 781 MT

  • VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED: 7.21 million (USD)

  • TOTAL SHIPMENTS: 43

  • PARTNERS SERVED: 8

Since the escalation of the conflict in March 2015, UNHRD has supported 8 Partners responding to the crisis by sending critical relief items, equipment and medical supplies to Djibouti and Yemen.

15 Sep 2017 description

On Wednesday, the first aircraft carrying 21 tons of humanitarian aid sent by the IFRC arrived in Antigua to support families affected by Hurricane Irma. This cargo will meet the basic needs of 500 families in Antigua and Barbuda, and St Kitts and Nevis.

15 Sep 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme

UNHRD is a network of depots around the world (in Ghana, Italy, UAE, Malaysia, Pana-ma, Spain) that procures, stores, manages and transports emergency items on behalf of the humanitarian community.

  • CARGO DISPATCHED: 1636 MT (Includes direct deliveries from suppliers, production sites and vendor warehouses)

  • VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED: 11.81 million (US)

  • TOTAL SHIPMENTS: 90

  • PARTNERS SERVED: 13

15 Sep 2017 description
infographic World Food Programme

UNHRD is a network of depots around the world (in Ghana, Italy, UAE, Malaysia, Panama, Spain) that procures, stores, manages and transports emergency items on behalf of the humanitarian community.

  • CARGO DISPATCHED: 646 MT

  • VALUE OF GOODS DISPATCHED: 4.04 million USD

  • PARTNERS SERVED: 6