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35,200 Individuals
Total Persons of Concern
Base Layer

Population

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Total Persons of Concern

605,719


Last Updated 09 Jul 2014
Backlog
There is currently no backlog of Syrians awaiting registration. Syrians can now register with UNHCR at its centres in Irbid and Amman upon first contact the same day.

   Latest Documents

  Needs Assessment Registry

Title Status Organizations Last Updated
Hidden victims of the Syrian crisis: disabled, injured and older refugees
08 Jul 2014
Published
HI Jordan, HI Lebanon, HAI Lebanon 11 Jul 2014
Al Za'atari Refugee Camp Health Assessment
09 Jul 2014
Published
UNICEF - Jordan , REACH-Initiative 09 Jul 2014
Jordan Valley Assessment of Syrian Refugees
09 Jul 2014
Published
EMPHNET, UNHCR Jordan, JHAS Jordan, IMC, MoH Jordan 09 Jul 2014
Health Access and Utilisation Survey Among Non-camp Syrian Refugees
09 Jul 2014
Published
JHAS Jordan, UNHCR Jordan 09 Jul 2014

Registered Syrian Refugees

605,719


Last Updated 09 Jul 2014

Demography
Male (49%) Age (51%) Female
9.3% 0 - 4 8.7%
10.7% 5 - 11 10.2%
7% 12 - 17 6.6%
20.5% 18 - 59 23.6%
1.4% 60 + 2%

  Registered Refugees by Region

  Who's Doing What Where?

Camp Management
UNHCR
Cash Assistance
ACTED
AVSI
CARE
DRC
IFRC
IRC
MercyCorps
Medair
OXFAM
PU-AMI
UNHCR
Child Protection
FCA
IFH/NHF
IMC
IRC
IRD
MercyCorps
NHF
TdH - Lausanne
UNFPA
UNHCR
UNICEF
Community Services
NHF
UNHCR
Coordination
UNHCR
UNICEF
Core Relief Items (CRIs)
ACTED
AVSI
CARE
DRC
ICMC
IOCC
IRD
IRW
JEN
JHAS
LWF
MercyCorps
Medair
NRC
OPM
ShelterBox
UNHCR
Education
CARITAS
Children without borders-KnK
FCA
IFH/NHF
IRD
Madrasati
MercyCorps
MoE Jordan
NHF
NRC
Questscope
RI
SC
UNESCO
UNHCR
UNICEF
Food Security
ACTED
IRW
LWF
Medair
SC
UNHCR
WFP
Gender-Based Violence
IFH/NHF
IMC
IRC
IRD
JRF
NHF
UNFPA
UNHCR
UNICEF
Health
HI
IFH/NHF
IMC
IOM
IRC
IRD
IRW
JHAS
MdM
MoH Jordan
NHF
SC
UNHCR
UNICEF
Livelihood
ADRA
NHF
Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
CVT
IMC
JRS
NHF
Nutrition
ACTED
UNHCR
Protection
ACTED
ARDD-LA
CARE
DRC
IFH/NHF
IMC
IRC
IRD
JHAS
JRF
LWF
MercyCorps
NRC
TdH - Lausanne
UNFPA
UNHCR
UNICEF
UNWOMEN
Registration
UNHCR
Reproductive Health
IFH/NHF
IRC
UNFPA
Shelter
ACTED
ADRA
DRC
INTERSOS
IRW
JHAS
LWF
MercyCorps
Medair
NRC
PU-AMI
ShelterBox
UNHCR
UNOPS
Water & Sanitation
ACF
ACTED
IRD
JEN
OXFAM
RI
UNHCR
UNICEF
WVI

  Syria Refugee Crisis in the Media

Footing the Bill
The Guardian, 06 Jul 2014
Since 2011, the Syrian conflict has killed more than 100,000 people and destroyed countless homes and businesses, forcing Syrians by the thousands to seek refuge in the region. Jordan generously opened its borders to these refugees, who settled in camps established by the United Nations and in north...
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Refugee Camp for Syrians in Jordan Evolves as a Do-It-Yourself City
New York Times, 04 Jul 2014
ZAATARI REFUGEE CAMP, Jordan — A young Syrian salesman stopped into Ahmad Bidawi’s barbershop for a shave the other day. Music wafted on fan-cooled air. Outside, on what has become the main commercial strip here in one of the world’s largest refugee camps, workers steered handcarts packed with...
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UNHCR warns of dramatic consequences if funding gaps for Syrian refugees continue
UNHCR, 03 Jul 2014
Faced with continued violence in Syria and a growing refugee influx into the region, UNHCR and its partners today warned of grave risks if funding gaps are not closed and mounting refugee needs are not met. In an updated 2014 Syria Regional Response Plan (RRP6) being formally presented in Geneva ...
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10.8 Million Syrians Need Aid - UN
United Nations, 21 Jun 2014
The number of Syrians in urgent need of humanitarian aid has jumped to 10.8 million — nearly half of Syria’s population of 22 million — United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon said Friday. In his monthly report to the UN Security Council, Ban said that a total of 4.7 million Syrians are now in are...
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The Most Important Soccer Is Not Played in Brazil But in Refugee Camps in Jordan
Washington Post, 20 Jun 2014
“There is no passing. That’s not a pass,” says Coach Marwan Azar, shaking his head. “I’ve never seen such stubbornness,” he complains in mock seriousness, even as his face breaks into an even broader grin. “But can I blame them? No. Not after all they’ve been through.” The Jordania...
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  Live News Feeds

  Funding Requirements (2014)

Total Appeal $1,014,530,914
Received to Date $366,137,816
Gap $648,393,098
Coverage 36%
Last Updated 30 Jun 2014

  Highlights

18,851 children under 5 were vaccinated during the fifth national polio campaign in Zaatari camp (15-19 June)
24 Jun 2014
UNFPA celebrated the birth of baby number 1,000 at the UNFPA clinic in Zaatari Refugee Camp
23 Jun 2014
Students at Zaatari schools receive certificates at a graduation ceremony to mark completion of the academic year. Schools restart again in September.
23 Jun 2014
Refugees compete in the finals of the Zaatari camp football tournament on World Refugee Day
20 Jun 2014
The qualifying games for the Zaatari refugee camp football tournament are taking place this morning.
17 Jun 2014
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    20 Mar 2014
  • UNESCO 20 Mar 2014
    UNESCO
    20 Mar 2014
  • UNFPA 20 Mar 2014
    UNFPA
    20 Mar 2014
  • IOM 20 Mar 2014
    IOM
    20 Mar 2014
  • UNHCR 20 Mar 2014
    UNHCR
    20 Mar 2014
  • IRD 20 Mar 2014
    IRD
    20 Mar 2014
  • UNICEF/Save the Children 20 Mar 2014
    UNICEF/Save the Children
    20 Mar 2014
  • IRC 20 Mar 2014
    IRC
    20 Mar 2014
  • IOCC 20 Mar 2014
    IOCC
    20 Mar 2014
  • ACTED 20 Mar 2014
    ACTED
    20 Mar 2014

  Sectorial Working Groups

  Upcoming Events


Sunday, 13th July 2014

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Zaatari WASH Coordination meeting
Location: UNICEF caravan, Zaatari base camp
Chaired By: UNICEF
Contact: Habib Ur-Rahman (hrehman@unicef.org)




Monday, 14th July 2014

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Zaatari Health Sector Coordination Meeting
Location: MoH caravan, Zaatari
Chaired By: MoH/UNHCR
Contact: Brendan Dineen (dineen@unhcr.org)


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Cash WG meeting
Location: UNHCR-Khalda office
Chaired By: UNHCR/ Oxfam
Contact: Angeliki Panagoulia (panagoul@unhcr.org)



Tuesday, 15th July 2014

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Zaatari Camp Management and Coordination meeting
Location: Zaatari Base Camp
Chaired By: UNHCR
Contact: Killian Kleinschmidt (kleinsch@unhcr.org)





Wednesday, 16th July 2014

10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Azraq Protection Sector Coordination Meeting
Location: Azraq Base Camp
Chaired By: UNHCR
Contact: Bernadette Castel-Hollingsworth (castel@unhcr.org)





10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Azraq WASH Coordination Meeting
Location: Small conference room, Azraq base camp
Chaired By: UNICEF
Contact: Ahmed Mohamed Ali (ahmali@unicef.org)


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Azraq Camp Coordination and Management Meeting
Location: Azraq Base camp
Chaired By: UNHCR
Contact: Bernadette Castel-Hollingsworth (castel@unhcr.org)




Sunday, 20th July 2014

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Zaatari WASH Coordination meeting
Location: UNICEF caravan, Zaatari base camp
Chaired By: UNICEF
Contact: Habib Ur-Rahman (hrehman@unicef.org)