11 April 2023
Colombia: GBV cases and response gaps
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This short thematic note identifies the barriers to reporting GBV cases and some response gaps in Colombia. The findings are intended to help create situational awareness and inform the local, national, and international programmatic decisionmaking of the responders dealing with GBV in Colombia.
11 April 2023
Yemen: Gender dynamics, roles, and needs
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The report provides an overview of gender dynamics in Yemen at the household and community levels, especially regarding access to basic needs and essential services. It is meant to support gender-sensitive programming, especially in the health, education, food security, and protection sectors.
06 April 2023
Burkina Faso: Conflict-induced displacement
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The security situation in Burkina Faso is deteriorating, with increased activity from armed groups. Conflict and climatic shocks, combined with socioeconomic inequalities, have aggravated the access of affected people to food, water, and essential services. An estimated 4.7 million people are expected to need humanitarian assistance in 2023.
30 March 2023
Tanzania: Refugee influx from the Democratic Republic of Congo
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More than 2,600 refugees and asylum seekers from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) entered Tanzania between 5–14 March to flee from the escalation of clashes between the March 23 Movement (M23) and the Congolese army in Kivu region. The immediate needs reported are food, WASH, shelter, and healthcare.
24 March 2023
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On 14 March 2023, only five weeks after two earthquakes struck southeastern Türkiye, severe flooding hit the southern provinces of the country. The most affected areas were Adiyaman and Sanlıurfa, which also suffered from the earthquakes on 6 February.
23 March 2023
CrisisInSight: Global Risk Analysis
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ACAPS’ Global Risk Analysis outlines a number of key contexts where new crises may emerge or where a particular situation may notably deteriorate within the next six months, causing a spike in humanitarian needs.
21 March 2023
Mozambique: Flooding in the central provinces
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On 11 March 2023, Cyclone Freddy made its second landfall as a severe tropical cyclone on Mozambique’s Zambezia province. It brought heavy rains across Manica, Niassa, Sofala, Tete, and Zambezia provinces, affecting more than 250,000 people.
16 March 2023
State of Palestine: Violence in Huwara, Westbank
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Since 26 February 2023, there has been an increase in violence against Palestinian citizens in Huwara, a Palestinian town located in Nablus governorate, northern West Bank. On 26 February, more than 400 Israeli settlers stormed Huwara and three surrounding villages, vandalising and torching 75 houses and more than 100 cars of Palestinian residents in what has been described as a ‘pogrom’ by an Israeli commander overseeing the West Bank.
15 March 2023
Côte d’Ivoire: Displacement from Burkina Faso
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Insecurity and attacks from non-state armed groups in Burkina Faso have reportedly forced entire villages to flee, with many crossing the border into neighbouring Côte d’Ivoire to seek safety. According to the National Security Council of Côte d’Ivoire, as at 2 Feburary, roughly 8,700 people from Burkina Faso had newly sought refuge in the country.
15 March 2023
Syria: humanitarian access and response capacity in areas affected by the earthquakes
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This report provides a snapshot of the humanitarian access situation and response capacity in northwestern Syria since 6 February, in both GCAs and NGCAs affected by the earthquakes. It is directed at informing humanitarian operational responders and decision makers to support response-planning.
14 March 2023
Syria/Türkiye: Update on the impact of earthquakes
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One month after the earthquakes that hit Türkiye and Syria on 6 February 2023, recovery response is still underway. The earthquakes severely affected northwestern Syria, where about 4.5 million people live. In Türkiye, the most affected provinces are Adana, Adıyaman, Diyarbakır, Elazıg, Gaziantep, Hatay, Kahramanmaras, Kilis, Malatya, Osmaniye, and Sanlıurfa, where about 14 million people reside, including 1.8 million Syrian refugees.
14 March 2023
Vanuatu: the impact of cyclones Judy and Kevin
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Between 1–3 March 2023, a rare double cyclone event occurred involving two category 4 tropical cyclones, Judy and Kevin, hitting Vanuatu. Early estimates by local government authorities indicate that the cyclones have affected approximately 250,000 people, equivalent to more than 80% of the population.
10 March 2023
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In Djibouti, drought is affecting around 200,000 people. The current drought started in 2020 and has continued with five below-average rainy seasons. As at October 2022, about 72,000 people, including 29,000 children, were in need of humanitarian assistance as a result of the drought. The crisis has displaced approximately 6,000 people.
03 March 2023
Yemen: Social Impact Monitoring October to December 2022
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This report identifies events and themes that emerged from October–December 2022 from the information landscape on Yemen that have had, or are likely to have, a social impact. The choice of themes was based on the considered significance of their impact (or potential impact) on people.
27 February 2023
Afghanistan: continued risk of forced eviction due to complex land rights and tenure (in)security
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This report explores the international frameworks to which Afghanistan is signatory and that pertain to forced eviction, as well as the current Afghan legal framework to address forced eviction.
23 February 2023
Mozambique: flooding in Maputo province and city
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Heavy rains between 7–11 February 2023 resulted in large-scale flooding across the southern region of Mozambique, particularly Maputo province and city. As at 18 February, more than 43,000 people were affected, including over 16,500 displaced people and ten recorded deaths.
20 February 2023
Türkiye: earthquake profiles for Malatya and Adiyaman provinces
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This report is an extension of the profiles of earthquake-affected areas in Türkiye and Syria published on 13 February 2023.
17 February 2023
Syria/Türkiye earthquakes: what to watch over the next month
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This report provides an overview exposition of what to watch for over the next month, highlighting key variables to monitor that could play a role in the development of the crisis, can contribute to informing the strategic planning, programming, and preparedness of humanitarian responders.