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35,200 Individuals
Total Persons of Concern
Base Layer

Population

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Total Persons of Concern

139,794


Last Updated 21 Sep 2014


Source - UNHCR

Registered Syrian Refugees

139,794


Households

51,167


Last Updated 21 Sep 2014


Source - UNHCR

Demography
Male (51.2%) Age (48.8%) Female
6.7% 0 - 4 6.4%
9.5% 5 - 11 8.9%
6.2% 12 - 17 5.6%
26.7% 18 - 59 25.7%
2.1% 60 + 2.1%

  Registered Syrian Refugees by Date

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  Who's Doing What Where?

Child Protection
PSTIC
UNHCR
UNICEF
Community Services
PSTIC
Tadamon
TdH - Lausanne
Coordination
UNHCR
Education
CRS
Food Security
WFP
Gender-Based Violence
UNHCR
Health
CARITAS
HIV/AIDS
Refuge Egypt
Information Management
UNHCR
Livelihood
CARITAS
CRS
Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
PSTIC
Protection
TdH - Lausanne
UNHCR
Registration
UNHCR
Reproductive Health
Refuge Egypt

  Highlights

51.7% of registered Syrians arrived to Egypt through a transit country.
17 Aug 2014
For the upcoming academic year , UNHCR and CRS agreed to pay the education grant per household/applicant depending on the number of students per family.
14 Aug 2014
UNHCR’s implementing partner Arab Medical Union) finalized the delivery of equipment to 15 Ministry Of Health Primary health care facilities in three areas, 6 October, El Obour City and 10 of Ramadan City, with diagnostic clinical and laboratory equipment and clinics and waiting areas furniture. This project aims at enhancing Syrians and Nationals utilization of Public preventative and essential curative care services in refugees hosting areas in Greater Cairo
08 Aug 2014
In July, 30,876 vulnerable Syrian refugees were assisted, representing 22.3% of the registered Syrian refugee population in Egypt.
31 Jul 2014
UNHCR conducted a Focus Group Discussion with female Syrian refugees at the Syrian Association to validate the components of the Minimum Expenditure Basket, and to conduct a preliminary Wealth Ranking Exercise.
22 Jul 2014

  Funding Requirements (2014)

Total Appeal $141,977,106
Received to Date $44,617,522
Gap $97,359,584
Coverage 31%
Last Updated 09 Sep 2014

  Syria Refugee Crisis in the Media

Refugee Voices in Egypt 2014: Exile, Refuge and Resilience
Al-Tahrir News Network (TNN), 07 Jul 2014
On the occasion of World Refugee Day, the photo exhibition “Refugee Voices in Egypt 2014: Exile, Refuge and Resilience”, opened on 25 June-8 July at the Legacy Gallery, at the AUC Tahrir campus. The exhibition, organised by the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies (CMRS) at the American ...
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Syrians come to Egypt seeking refuge, bring shawerma
Daily News Egypt - http://www.dailynewsegypt.com/2014/07/07/syrians-come-egypt-seeking-refuge-bring-shawerma/, 07 Jul 2014
Three years ago, there were few authentic Syrian restaurants in Egypt. “Now they are countless,” said Mohamed Belal, who helped to found one of Cairo’s first Syrian restaurant chains in 2004. Since civil war broke out in Syria in 2011, more than 190,000 Syrians have taken refuge in Egypt...
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Picture refugee life in Egypt
Daily News Egypt, 29 Jun 2014
To celebrate the release of a new photo exhibit that offers a peek into the lives of refugees living in Egypt, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies organised an event this week to discuss the challenges facing those who claim ...
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Raghad’s Story, Egypt
UNHCR , 20 Jun 2014
Raghad came with her family to Egypt after the situation in Syria became impossible to endure. She was married for only 40 days, of which she spent only one week in her house. Thereafter the family had to move a lot in Syria due to the lack of security and shelling. “I was shocked when my pa...
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Wassim’s Story, Egypt
UNHCR , 20 Jun 2014
I arrived from Syria to Egypt last year by plane with my family – my wife and four children, and my mother, who unfortunately passed away two months ago. I decided to leave Aleppo because we were under siege. We hardly had any means of survival left. Food, water, electricity and gas became almo...
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