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OCHA: Humanitarian Bulletin Afghanistan Issue 66 | 1 – 31 July 2017

OCHA: Humanitarian Bulletin Afghanistan Issue 66 | 1 – 31 July 2017

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Armed groups force clinics to close and deny civilians access to health care to pressure NGOs to provide more trauma care for their combat-wounded.
  • Doctors and medical professionals are under threat across the country by armed groups and criminal gangs.
  • Cash assistance exceeded US$9.5 million in the first four months of the year.
  • Displaced families in Taloqan face a difficult life as solidarity in the host community wears thin.
  • CHF-Afghanistan funded with less than half of its target for the year.
  • The Humanitarian Respone Plan (HRP) calling for US$550 million is funded with $168.1 million or 31 per cent. 

Translations of this Bulletin in Dari and Pashto will be made available on this page as soon as possible. 

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Organization(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
20 Aug 2017
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Location(s): 
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Iran, Islamic Republic of