Crisis Severity The severity score from 1 to 5 is based on 31 indicators aggregated into 3 pillars (impact, conditions, and complexity)1.90 Very lowVery high 5
Impact This measures the impact of the crisis itself, in terms of the scope of its geographical, and human effects.2.10 Very lowVery high 5
Humanitarian Conditions This measures the conditions and status of the people affected, including info about the distribution of severity.1.50 Very lowVery high 5
Complexity This measures the complexity of the crisis, in terms of factors that affect its mitigation or resolution.2.50 Very lowVery high 5
Access Constraints This measures the level of humanitarian constraints.No constraintsExtreme constraints
Humanitarian needs in Kachin and Shan states are driven by conflict between various ethnic armed organisations fighting for self-determination (Kachin Independence Organisation/Army in Kachin; in Shan, the Restoration Council for Shan State, Shan State Progress Party, and Ta’Ang National Liberation Army) and the Myanmar Army?
More than 106,000 people are internally displaced in northern Shan and Kachin due to conflict. Of those, almost 38,000 people live in non-government-controlled areas, where humanitarian access is limited or restricted. IDPs are in need of food, nutrition, shelter, water, health and education assistance.?
No significant recent humanitarian developments. This crisis is being monitored by our analysts.
Humanitarian access has decreased in Myanmar overall. In Kachin and Shan states, ongoing violence has restricted access, affecting particularly the delivery of non-food items, assistance to improve the living conditions, and protection support.