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2021

This report explains the impact of drought on agriculture in Syria and northern Iraq in 2021. Drought conditions are affecting eastern Syria and northern Iraq since early 2021, especially in the governorates of Al-Hasakah (Syria) and Ninewa (Iraq), after

European Commission Joint Research Centre Copernicus Emergency Management Service
2021

This report discusses the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (SFDRR) has helped to reduce global disaster risk, but there has been a lack of progress in disaster risk reduction (DRR) for people living in fragile and conflict-affected contexts

RAND Corporation
2021

This report examines five pernicious problems identified by water supply and sanitation (WSS) service providers operating in protracted crisis in the Middle East and North Africa region. The five problems are:

  1. inadequately governed water resources
World Bank, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies United Nations Children's Fund
New report highlights five pernicious problems that are typically experienced by water supply and sanitation (WSS) service providers operating in protracted crises.
World Bank, the
2021

The GEOGLAM Crop Monitor for Early Warning (CM4EW) is an international and transparent multi-source, consensus assessment of the crop growing conditions, status, and agro-climatic conditions that are likely to impact global production. The CM4EW reports

Group on Earth Observations Global Agricultural Monitoring Initiative
2020

This review focuses on financial support for climate change mitigation and adaptation initiatives to Middle East and North Africa’s (MENA) countries such as Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, the occupied Palestinian Territories (OPTs)

Governance and Social Development Resource Centre
2020

This report assesses the economic impacts of water scarcity for six Middle Eastern countries and examines how water-use efficiency improvements and trade can mitigate these impacts. In doing so, it provides water planners and managers key arguments to

World Bank, the
Save the Children- Floods inside a displacement camp in Idlib, North West Syria
Heavy rainfall has led to flooding in Northern Syria, with displacement camps hit, and more than 230,000 children affected.
Save the Children International
Lebanon students get survival classes, working with Lebanese Red Cross to learn how to stay safe. Joining up preparedness efforts across the globe could help save lives.
Overseas Development Institute Thomson Reuters Foundation, trust.org
To help Syria respond to climate change threats, FAO and the Green Climate Fund are implementing a readiness support programme to reinforce its capacity.
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters