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Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin July 2013

In this issue:

  • Over 200,000 casualties due to conflict since 1958
  • UNHCHR’s mandate extended for one more year
  • Severe food shortages during nearly two months of protests and blockades
  • Official IDP figures adjusted upwards for 2012
  • Over 90,000 confined in 2013
  • Flooding highlights need for stronger local response capacity
  • More than US$120 million in financing required in Colombia to respond to urgent needs
Operation(s)/ Webspace(s): 
United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Original Publication Date: 
06 Aug 2013
Document type: 
Humanitarian Bulletin
Disaster management
Field coordination
Humanitarian Access
Humanitarian Assistance
Humanitarian Financing
Inter-Cluster Coordination
Internally Displaced People (IDPs)
Mine Action
Natural Disasters
Safety & Security
Coordination hub(s): 
Equipo Humanitario Antioquia
Equipo Humanitario Arauca
Equipo Humanitario Chocó
Equipo Humanitario Córdoba
Equipo Humanitario Nariño
Equipo Humanitario Norte de Santander
Equipo Humanitario Putumayo
Equipo Humanitario Suroriente
Equipo Humanitario Valle del Cauca