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23 Nov 2017 description
  • 18,481 Refugees’ children receiving Vitamin A in Upper Nile during the reporting period.

  • 6,883 Refugees received ID cards in Upper Nile during the reporting period.

  • 304 Unaccompanied Children placed under foster care during the reporting period.

KEY FIGURES

INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

278,965 Refugees in South Sudan as of 31 October 2017.

23 Nov 2017 description

HUMANITARIAN CONTEXT

A protracted protection crisis with a surge in violence and humanitarian needs on the rise

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Legislative developments

This update describes legislative and policy developments during October, including draft legislation pertaining to the situation of internally displaced persons (IDP), and the discussion around the identification of the legal status of the non-government controlled areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions. It also presents a recently elaborated and not adopted yet government solutions strategy on internal displacement.

23 Nov 2017 description

The tornado carved a path of destruction in the Sidoarjo area, lasting about five minutes

JAKARTA, Nov 23 (Reuters) - A tornado ripped through a densely populated area in Indonesia's East Java province on Wednesday, injuring 35 people and damaging more than 600 homes, the head of the local disaster mitigation official said.

Read more on the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

23 Nov 2017 description

This report is produced by ISCG in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers 21 - 22 November 2017. The next report will be issued on 26 November.

623,000 new arrivals are reported as of 22 November, according to IOM Needs and Population Monitoring (NPM).

23 Nov 2017 description

This Briefing Kit is intended to provide basic information on coordination structures and processes for newly arriving partners and their staff. In most cases, more detailed information is available by following the links provided. This Kit is limited in scope to inter-agency coordination within the refugee response. It does not cover the Government’s procedures and structures, beyond its leadership in the response.

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KEY FIGURES

20.7 million people in need

2,014,026 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs)

89 per cent of IDPs displaced for more than a year

956,076 IDP returnees

1,015,375 recipients of CRIs since March 2015

280,539 refugees and asylum seekers

Funding

USD 114.6 M requested in 2017

Operational Update

23 Nov 2017 description

Goré, 20 novembre 2017 (UNHCR) – 101 responsables des comités centraux des camps de Dosseye, Gondje, Amboko et Doholo élus en octobre 2017 ont été investis dans leurs nouvelles fonctions les 16 et 17 novembre 2017. 30% de ces leaders sont des femmes. Les cérémonies d’investitures organisées dans chaque camp ont été présidées par le Préfet du Département de la Nya Pendé en présence du Chef de la Sous-Délégation du HCR à Goré, du délégué de la CNARR et des acteurs humanitaires opérant dans les camps.

23 Nov 2017 description

The Australian Government is partnering with humanitarian agencies to help more than one million people who need assistance following violence in Myanmar.

This includes more than 620,000 people, mostly women and children, who have fled to neighbouring Bangladesh.

Matching public contributions

During the appeal, every dollar donated to the Australian Red Cross and Australia for UNHCR will be matched by the Australian Government (up to $5 million).