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Libya: Humanitarian situation in detention centres

02 November 2021

Libya: Humanitarian situation in detention centres

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This report provides an overview of the humanitarian needs of migrants in Libyan detention centres. The analysis is based on a review of secondary sources produced by NGOs, international organisations, scholars, and the media. 

CrisisInSIght: Global Risk Analysis

26 October 2021

CrisisInSIght: Global Risk Analysis

DOCUMENT / PDF / 4 MB

ACAPS Global Risk Analysis outlines a number of key contexts where a notable deterioration may occur within the next six months, leading to a spike in humanitarian needs. The objective is to enable humanitarian decision makers to understand potential changes that could have humanitarian consequences. 

Palestine: Social impacts analysis

19 October 2021

Palestine: Social impacts analysis

DOCUMENT / PDF / 800 KB

This report approaches the analysis of the humanitarian situation in Palestine with a focus on social impacts. It is part of a series of independent analysis products to support humanitarian decision-making in Palestine in the aftermath of the escalation of violence in May 2021.

Yemen: Impact of remittances on the economy

15 October 2021

Yemen: Impact of remittances on the economy

DOCUMENT / PDF / 3 MB

This report provides a detailed breakdown of major developments and trends in Yemen and Saudi Arabia over the past seven years, with a particular focus on developments that occurred in 2020 and the impact of COVID-19 on remittance flows to Yemen.

Humanitarian needs after escalation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip

05 October 2021

Humanitarian needs after escalation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip

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Four months after the escalation of hostilities in the Gaza Strip, humanitarian needs remain, and reconstruction efforts are stalled.  This paper is part of a series of independent analysis products to support humanitarian decision-making in Palestine in the aftermath of the escalation of violence in May 2021.

Conflict and violence
Scenarios: Displacement and access in Afghanistan

01 October 2021

Scenarios: Displacement and access in Afghanistan

DOCUMENT / PDF / 3 MB

The primary purpose of the report is to support strategic planning, create awareness, and promote discussion among humanitarian policymakers, practitioners, and donors through an understanding of the possible ways in which humanitarian needs may end up being met or not – whether intentionally or unintentionally. 

DisplacementMixed migration
Palestine: Impact of demolition policies in the West Bank

01 October 2021

Palestine: Impact of demolition policies in the West Bank

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This report investigates the sectoral impact of demolitions on Palestinians living in the West Bank, focussing on Area C. The analysis identifies common characteristics of vulnerability present in the West Bank, aiming to highlight how demolitions further affect access to essential services and the availability of covping mechanisms. This paper is part of a series of independent analysis products to support humanitarian decision-making in Palestine in the aftermath of the escalation of violence in May 2021.

Coping mechanisms
Palestine: Impact of demolitions policy

30 September 2021

Palestine: Impact of demolitions policy

DOCUMENT / PDF / 4 MB

Restrictions on Palestinian access to land and resources – enforced through a complex system of administrative, bureaucratic, and physical constraints – contribute to the stagnation of economic and social development for Palestinians living in the West Bank, especially in Israeli-controlled Area C. The crisis is directly linked to the occupation and expansion of Israeli control in areas across the West Bank, including East Jerusalem and Hebron H2.

Economy
Colombia: Nariño and the Telembí triangle

29 September 2021

Colombia: Nariño and the Telembí triangle

DOCUMENT / PDF / 7 MB

This report is based on a review of secondary sources and key informant interviews. Although the focus of the analysis is on the humanitarian situation in the Telembí triangle, it is contextualised in the general dynamics of the Nariño department. 

Conflict and violence
Palestine: The political economy of Gaza

28 September 2021

Palestine: The political economy of Gaza

DOCUMENT / PDF / 4 MB

This report provides an overview of the main stakeholders in Gaza and looks at the impact of the May 2021 conflict escalation on social and public infrastructures, and the agricultural sector. It is part of a series of independent analysis products to support humanitarian decision-making in Palestine.

Economy
Colombia: Floods in La Mojana subregion

14 September 2021

Colombia: Floods in La Mojana subregion

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On 27 August 2021, the Cauca River in the north of Colombia flooded, causing serious damage to five municipalities in La Mojana subregion. The flooding was a result of atypical rains during August and a rupture in a dam that functioned as a retaining wall for the river, affecting all municipalities of the subregion.

Natural hazards
Yemen: Social impact monitoring April - June 2021

26 August 2021

Yemen: Social impact monitoring April - June 2021

DOCUMENT / PDF / 5 MB

The Social Impact Monitoring Report for April–June 2021 is intended to develop better insights on the vulnerability of people to social and economic risks in Yemen and the impact these risks may have. This report is produced regularly at approximately 6-week intervals and supports monitoring of changes that have been identified over time.

Afghanistan: Humanitarian impact and trends analysis | Executive summary

23 August 2021

Afghanistan: Humanitarian impact and trends analysis | Executive summary

DOCUMENT / PDF / 2 MB

This report aims to provide an overview of the recent developments related to the humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan against the key trends in conflict and humanitarian needs reported in 2021.

Conflict and violence
Haiti Earthquake: Department Profiles

21 August 2021

Haiti Earthquake: Department Profiles

DOCUMENT / PDF / 8 MB

This thematic report examines the impact of this crisis through the three profiles of the worst affected departments. It also analyses existing data on pre-crisis vulnerabilities and humanitarian access constraints at the departmental level.

Natural hazards
Yemen: Impacts of fuel dynamics and fuel price structures

17 August 2021

Yemen: Impacts of fuel dynamics and fuel price structures

DOCUMENT / PDF / 2 MB

The Internationally Recognized Government of Yemen suspended fuel imports through Al Hodeidah port in June 2020 and has since permitted only limited and occasional imports via this route. 

Economy
Haiti: Earthquake

16 August 2021

Haiti: Earthquake

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A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck southwestern Haiti. Most affected departments include Sud, Grand’Anse, and Nippes, with Les Cayes, Aquin, Cavaillon, Petite-Rivière-de-Nippes, and Anse-a-Veau arrondissements known to be particularly affected and exposed to severe shaking.

Natural hazards
Colombia: Post-conflict violence in Cauca

06 August 2021

Colombia: Post-conflict violence in Cauca

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This report aims to provide elements for understanding violence in the Cauca department after the demobilisation of the FARC-EP and the humanitarian consequences of the new dynamics of the conflict.

Conflict and violence
Bangladesh: Impact of the suspension of birth registrations

03 August 2021

Bangladesh: Impact of the suspension of birth registrations

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This report provides an overview of the potential implications of the suspension of birth registration in Cox’s Bazar district from 2017–2020. It outlines the birth registration process, the procedural changes made since 2020, and what these changes mean for host community children and adults in Cox’s Bazar. 

Yemen: Escalation in Marib and potential humanitarian and economic impacts

26 July 2021

Yemen: Escalation in Marib and potential humanitarian and economic impacts

DOCUMENT / PDF / 6 MB

This report focuses on the (unlikely but possible) scenario in which the Houthis take full control of Marib city and governorate. It includes displacement estimates related to increased conflict in Marib and the impact of revenue loss from Marib resources on the economy of the IRG.

Conflict and violence
Philippines: Taal volcano

20 July 2021

Philippines: Taal volcano

DOCUMENT / PDF / 359 KB

On 1 July, a phreatomagmatic eruption was recorded from the main crater of the Taal Volcano, approximately 70km south of central Manila. High levels of volcanic sulfur dioxide emissions and steam-rich plumes were generated from the main crater. The Taal Volcano island is currently considered a danger zone. 

Natural hazards