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Myanmar

OCHA - Myanmar: Situation Report - Highlights (August 27, 2019)

  • Just under 4,500 people remain in evacuation sites, down from a peak of more than 110,000 on 13 August
  • Continued vigilance is advised with the monsoon season ongoing and more heavy rainfall forecast
  • Focus is on the recovery phase once the floodwaters have completely receded
  • Agencies are now engaging in assessments to identify the needs/gaps

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Key Figures

  • People in Need

    941,000 9% increase since June 19, 2018

    Source: OCHA
  • People Targeted for Assistance

    941,000 No change since May 31, 2019

    Source: OCHA
  • Children in Need

    461,090 45% increase since January 30, 2018

    Source: UNICEF
  • IDPs in Kachin & Northern Shan States

    106,537 1% increase since October 31, 2018

  • IDPs in Rakhine State

    128,169 No change since September 30, 2018

    Source: UNHCR
  • IDP Returnees

    11,390 3% increase since September 28, 2018

    Source: UNHCR