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29 Dec 2017 description
report ACTED

Brief overview of the context and province

Bubong is 2nd class municipality in the province of Lanao del Sur. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 22,336 people with 36 barangays. The driving distance between Marawi City and Bubong is 27 kilometres with more or less 30 minutes travel time.

The town is currently hosting more than 300 displaced families from Marawi City. Some of this IDPs are home based while more than 200 are temporarily sheltered in municipal gym and vacant rooms in the municipal hall.

29 Dec 2017 description
report ACTED

Brief Overview of the Context and Province

The town of Salvador is a 5th class municipality in Lanao del Norte. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 31,845 people with 25 barangays inhabited at 60% by Muslim belonging to Maranao tribe and 40% of settlers. The municipality is less than an hour to travel in Tubod the capital of Lanao del Norte province. Cabuyao river, Salug river and Culian river are both traversing the interior barangays of Salvador which made them susceptible into flood when heavy rains occurred.

29 Dec 2017 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

A total of 425,996 families / 1,780,163 persons are affected in 2,471 barangays in Regions MIMAPOPA, V, VI, VII, VIII, and CARAGA.

Of which, a total of 810 families / 3,473 persons are currently being served inside and outside evacuation centers (ECs):

  • Inside 28 ECs: 668 families / 2,763 persons
  • Outside ECs: 142 families / 710 persons

Source: DSWD DROMIC Report #19,10PM 23 December 2017

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28 Dec 2017 description

Frente al balance del 2017, Márquez Pérez manifestó que “en los últimos años el país se ha vuelto menos vulnerable con la construcción de 5.428 obras para la reducción del riesgo de desastres con una inversión de 5.7 billones de pesos, lo cual ha significado que más de 8 millones de personas estén viviendo fuera de la zona de riesgo.

28 Dec 2017 description

This Emergency Appeal seeks 1,996,294 Swiss francs to support the Democratic Republic of Congo Red Cross (DRC RC) to assist some 244,300 people for 9 months in Lomami province, which is concomitantly affected by population movement and a cholera outbreak. While a multi-sector needs assessment carried out in three provinces impacted by the Kasaï crisis (Lomami, Sankuru and Kwilu) suggested a wide range of priorities, given the operational challenges, the proposed approach under this Emergency Appeal is to start with a community health response to the cholera outbreak in Lomami.

28 Dec 2017 description

En République Centrafricaine, le Cluster Logistique facilite l’accès de l’ensemble des organisations humanitaire au service de transport commun proposé par Handicap International. A partir de trois plateformes logistiques et en travaillant avec des transporteurs locaux, les équipes d’Handicap International acheminent l’aide humanitaire par voie terrestre dans plus de 60% du territoire centrafricain en recouvrement partiel des coûts.

28 Dec 2017 description

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II. EFFECTS

A. Affected Population (TAB A)

  1. A total of 151,713 families / 717,043 persons are affected in 1,114 baranqays in regions MIMAROPA, VII, IX, X, XI, XII, ARMM and CARAGA due to TY "VINTA".

  2. Of which, a total of 22,972 families / 112,553 persons are currently being served inside 204 evacuation centers (ECs) and 5,303 families / 26,192 persons outside the evacuation center.

27 Dec 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

• Conflict displaces approximately 438,000 Afghans from January 1–December 19, 2017

• GoA, humanitarian agencies to address winter needs of 78,000 households

• Afghanistan HRP requests $430 million to assist approximately 2.8 million people

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

27 Dec 2017 description

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II EFFECTS

A. Affected Populations (TAB A)

  1. A total of 143,188 families/673,429 persons are affected in 1,140 barangays in regions MIMAROPA, VII, IX, X, XI, XII, ARMM and CARAGA due to TY "VINTA"

  2. Of which, a total of 23,775 families/111,641 persons are currently being served inside 231 evacuation centers (ECs) and 5,983 families/29,592 persons outside the evacuation center.

B. Casualties

27 Dec 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • The humanitarian situation for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh remains dire, with some 655,000 refugees newly arrived since 25 August 2017. At least 58% of them are children. Even if the pace of arrivals has slowed down, thousands of refugees continue to arrive every week, adding pressure on already heavily stretched resources on the ground.

27 Dec 2017 description

Summary of the op:

Through this operation update the Ethiopia Red Cross Society requests 3 months’ timeframe extension of the operation to allow the NS to revise the operation i.e. areas of intervention, downward revision of the operational budget as well as rationalize the regions targeted by the revision. The revision is informed by the results of the meher assessment by government, joint movement secondary data review, IFRC Donor Advisory Group (DAG) recommendations following the field visit as well as lessons learnt workshop recommendations.

27 Dec 2017 description

POPULATION TOTALE 21M

DANS LE BESOIN 2,3M

PERSONNES CIBLÉES 1,8M

BUDGET (US$) 338M

PARTENAIRES HUMANITAIRES 175

PRÉFACE PAR LA COORDONNATRICE HUMANITAIRE

Le document que vous tenez entre les mains est le fruit ultime de beaucoup d’efforts et de réflexions communs qui ont conduit à l’adoption d’une stratégie d’interventions et d’objectifs globaux spécifiques en vue d’une réponse adéquate aux besoins humanitaires du Niger en 2018.

27 Dec 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The volatile security situation continued to affect overall humanitarian efforts throughout the region. The major humanitarian challenges are lack of humanitarian access/response to displaced and affected population in Anti Government Elements (AEG’s) controlled areas.