UNHCR Syria- 2024 Needs Overview

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Document Type: Reports , Strategy Documents
Document Type: English
Publish Date: 21 February 2024 (1 month ago)
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UNHCR Syria- 2024 Needs Overview

Document Type: Reports , Strategy Documents
Document Language: English
The protracted crisis in Syria continues to affect millions of lives. The security situation in parts of the country remains unpredictable, and the economic situation is increasingly dire. In Syria, an estimated 90 per centof the population lives in poverty, 12.9 millionare food insecure, and 6.8 millionare internally displaced. Having to contend with multi-faceted crises, 16.7 millionpeople needhumanitarian assistance, a 9 per cent increase from the previous year.The February 2023 earthquakes further exacerbated the situation, killed some 6,000 people, and left nearly 13,000 injured. The infrastructure and economy, which had already deteriorated after 13 years of conflict, were further damaged. Many are in deep poverty and desperation, with 230,000 still displaced and vulnerable.UNHCR in Syria continues to provide protection services and humanitarian assistance to refugees, asylum-seekers, internally displaced persons (IDPs), returnees, stateless people, a

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  • Syrian Arab Republic
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