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35,200 Individuals
Total Persons of Concern
Base Layer

Population

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Total Persons of Concern

1,029,500


Last Updated 29 Sep 2014


Source - Government of Turkey, UNHCR, AFAD

Registered Syrian Refugees

869,500


Households

n/a


Last Updated 29 Sep 2014


Source - Government of Turkey, UNHCR, AFAD

Demography
Male (50.8%) Age (49.2%) Female
9.4% 0 - 4 8.4%
10.6% 5 - 11 10.1%
7.5% 12 - 17 7.3%
21.5% 18 - 59 21.6%
1.7% 60 + 1.9%

Persons awaiting registration

160,000


Last Updated 29 Sep 2014


Source - AFAD

   Latest Documents

17 Jan 2014
A detailed summary of the results of a survey conducted by AFAD among Syrian refugees in Turkey. The aim of the survey was to elucidate information about demographic, educational and socio-economic status. In brief, this is the official profile of Syrian refugees in Turkey given by the Government of Turkey in 2013.
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18 Dec 2013
The chapter on Turkey in the new Regional Response Plan (RRP6) for the period January-December 2014 on the Syria refugee emergency response.
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  Who's Doing What Where?

Core Relief Items (CRIs)
IOM
UNHCR
Food Security
WFP
Health
WHO
Livelihood
IOM
Shelter
UNHCR

  Needs Assessment Registry

Title Status Organizations Last Updated
Quality Education for Young Refugees from Syria: A mapping exercise on education for young refugees from Syria (aged 12 – 25)
12 Aug 2014
Planned
12 Aug 2014

  Highlights

Construction of 7 of the 10 pre-fab health facilities procured by UNHCR has started in refugee camps and urban areas in S-E Turkey.
30 Apr 2014
UNHCR and UNDP signed an agreement to undertake a project for strengthening the resilience and absorption capacity of the host communities in 4 provinces.
01 Apr 2014
More than 20,000 Syrian refugees have arrived in Turkey since the start of the year in the biggest influx since early 2013. Over recent days more than 500 people have been arriving daily across official crossing points, sometimes as many as 1,000-2,000 daily.
11 Feb 2014
23 mobile registration units have been procured by UNHCR to support AFAD with registration activities of Syrian refugees living in the urban areas.
27 Jan 2014
UNHCR started distribution of cash assistance to vulnerable non-camp Syrian refugees living in 5 locations: Kilis, Gaziantep, Nizip, Reyhanli and Yayladagi.
27 Jan 2014

  Funding Requirements (2014)

Total Appeal $497,290,571
Received to Date $125,475,663
Gap $371,814,908
Coverage 25%
Last Updated 23 Sep 2014

  Syria Refugee Crisis in the Media

UNHCR Turkey Representative Ms. Carol Batchelor's Interview with Al Jazeera
Al Jazeera, 20 Jun 2014
"We are grateful to Turkey" Ms. Carol Batchelor, UNHCR Turkey Representative, speaking to Al Jazeera, has thanked Turkey for its solid stance vis-a-vis Syrian asylum seekers and reminded that "this is an international responsibility". There are more than 51 million people forced to flee world...
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UNHCR Turkey Representative Ms. Carol Batchelor's Interview with Anadolu Agency
Anadolu Agency, 20 Jun 2014
World Refugee Day United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Turkey Representative Ms. Carol Batchelor, stating that as of 2013 more than 50 million people have been forced to flee their homes, seek asylum in other places within their own country or in other countries, noted as follo...
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More than 20,000 Syrians flee to Turkey this year, biggest influx in months
UNHCR, 11 Feb 2014
The UN refugee agency reported on Tuesday that more than 20,000 Syrian refugees have arrived in Turkey since the start of the year in the biggest influx since early 2013. Over recent days more than 500 people have been arriving daily across official crossing points, sometimes as many as 1,000-2,000 ...
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Turkey hosts Ministerial Coordination Meeting of Major Host Countries for Syrian Refugees
UNHCR, 17 Jan 2014
Press Releases, 17 January 2014 17 January 2014, Harran-Kökenli camp, Turkey – Government ministers and senior representatives from Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt together with UNHCR today appealed to the international community to boost solidarity with countries in the region that ar...
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UNHCR joins call in Turkey for solidarity with countries hosting Syrian refugees
UNHCR, 17 Jan 2014
News Stories, 17 January 2014 HARRAN-KÖKENLI REFUGEE CAMP, Turkey, January 17 (UNHCR) –UNHCR on Friday joined top officials from Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey, Iraq and Egypt in calling on the international community to boost solidarity with countries hosting the bulk of the refugees fleeing the con...
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