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14 Sep 2017 description

Destacados

• El 12 de septiembre Irma se ha disipó en el sureste de Estados Unidos y ya no es una amenaza para las islas del Caribe.

• Anguila, Antigua y Barbuda, San Martin / St Maarten, Las Islas Vírgenes Británicas y las Islas Turcos y Caicos son las más afectadas. Las necesidades críticas de suministros y soporte se están solucionando día y noche.

• En República Dominicana y Haití, las autoridades locales están gestionando la respuesta y la restauración de las actividades normales en las zonas afectadas con recursos locales.

14 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

  • IOM has deployed a surge team of six experts to support efforts led by various country offices in the affected region. The team has expertise in Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM), displacement tracking, shelter management, gender-based violence risk reduction, and NFI/shelter operations.

  • Based in the coordination hub in Barbados and at regional level in Panama, surge experts have already been deployed to the affected islands to conduct assessments.

14 Sep 2017 description
  • Este miércoles arribaron dos aviones Hércules de la Sedena y mil elementos más del Ejército para reforzar la ayuda humanitaria en Chiapas: Gómez Aranda

  • Reconocimiento a Fuerzas Armadas: Cada vez que se enfrentan embates de la naturaleza, los primeros en llegar a donde más se necesita son nuestros valientes soldados y marinos

14 Sep 2017 description

Overview

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) manages the common pipeline for the Shelter and NFI Cluster by procuring, transporting and storing stocks throughout South Sudan. Supplies are accessible to Cluster partners ensuring sectorial coverage of the current and future needs more efficiently.

14 Sep 2017 description

ROME – Le PAM a lancé une série d’opérations pour répondre aux dégâts causés par l’ouragan Irma dans les Caraïbes. Cette assistance vient soutenir les gouvernements nationaux, les organisations régionales, les agences de services de secours et catastrophes et les acteurs humanitaires de la région.

Plus de 200 000 personnes ont été touchées par l’ouragan - une des tempêtes les plus fortes jamais enregistrées dans l’Atlantique - dans l’Est des Caraïbes, région la plus gravement atteinte. Certaines îles, dont la Barbade et Saint-Martin, sont devenues presque inhabitables.

14 Sep 2017 description

Highlights

» Distribution of Full Basic Household Hygiene Package including MHM kits and NFI to 1,200 HHs successfully done.

» Coordination with Medair for Borehole repair and IOM S/NFI for join distribution in Gumuruk.

» Harmonization of interventions with Solidarites Int. and Intersos in likuangole (Pibor county) during the same period.

» Criteria used to distribute the WASH-NFI and Shelter/NFI items was based on the most affected person identified by the local chiefs.

14 Sep 2017 description

I. SITUATION OVERVIEW

11 September 2017

At 4:00 PM, the Typhoon, with International Name TALIM, located East of Northern Luzon has entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) and was named "LANNIE". It has the maximum sustained winds of up to 120 kph near the center and gustiness of up to 145 kph. "LANNIE" has no direct effect to the country.

14 Sep 2017 description
report Logistics Cluster

Le Cluster Logistique a mis en place la plateforme logistique pour appuyer la réponse humanitaire en cours. Au total une capacité de stockage de 1440 m³ a été installée à Kananga, tandis-que 960 m³ de stockage sont disponibles à Tshikapa. Du 1er au 3 Septembre 2017, le Cluster Logistique a facilité la réception de 207 m³/40.5 mt à Tshikapa et de 379 m³/73,7 mt à Kananga, d’intrants destinés à assister les populations déplacées du Kasaï et Kasaï central, dans le cadre du programme Réponse Rapide des Mouvements des Populations (RRMP), mis en œuvre par l’UNICEF et ses partenaires.

14 Sep 2017 description

Bamako, le 13 septembre 2017 – La République fédérale d’Allemagne renforce officiellement sa participation au Fonds Fiduciaire en Soutien à la Paix et la Sécurité au Mali avec une nouvelle contribution de 12 millions d’euros. Cet appui a été matérialisé au cours d’une cérémonie tenue le 13 septembre 2017, au Quartier Général de la MINUSMA. Ces fonds serviront à la réhabilitation de la piste principale de l’aéroport de la ville de Gao.

13 Sep 2017 description

Este reporte ha sido elaborado desde la Oficina de la Coordinadora Residente del Sistema de Naciones Unidas en Cuba. Cubre el período de las 14.00 del 12 de septiembre a las 12.00 al 13 de septiembre (hora local). El siguiente reporte será emitido el 14 de septiembre de 2017.

Resumen

13 Sep 2017 description

This report is produced by the Office of the Resident Coordinator. It covers the period from 14:00 hrs. on September 012th to 12:00 hrs. on September 13th.The next report will be issued on or around 14/09.

Highlights

• The First Vice President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, visited three thermoelectric power stations in western Cuba, which were hard hit by Hurricane Irma. The strength of the winds and coastal inundation affected the whole national electric power system.

13 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • DoD task force arrives on the island of St. Martin to support USAID/OFDA humanitarian response efforts

  • USAID DART staff evaluate damages, priority humanitarian needs in Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, and St. Martin

  • UN agencies and international relief organizations continue staff deployments, needs assessments on hurricane-affected islands

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

13 Sep 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

• The influx of Rohingya has restarted following the attacks on the Myanmar Border Guard Police posts in the Rakhine state on 25 August 2017.

• On 12 September, the Inter-Sector Coordination Group (ISCG) reported that 379,000 people are estimated to have entered Bangladesh since 25 August; The speed and magnitude of this influx has overwhelmed the capacity of the Government of Bangladesh and humanitarian agencies to respond to immediate needs.

13 Sep 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Conflict displaces approximately 360,000 people from Marawi and surrounding areas

  • USG announces $14.3 million for the Philippines, including $3 million in humanitarian assistance

  • USAID partners launch interventions to meet IDPs’ urgent humanitarian needs

KEY DEVELOPMENTS