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Turkey

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35,200 Individuals
Total Persons of Concern
Base Layer

Population

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Total Persons of Concern

712,555


Last Updated 16 Apr 2014
Source - AFAD

Registered Syrian Refugees

712,555


Households

n/a


Last Updated 16 Apr 2014
Source - 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%

  Registered Syrian Refugees by Date

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   Latest Documents

Report Date: 17/01/2014
Description
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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Report Date: 18/12/2013
Description
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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Report Date: 16/04/2014
Description
Situation Report on Syrian Emergency Response in Turkey as of 15 April 2014
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  Who's Doing What Where?

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Health
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Livelihood
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Shelter
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  Highlights

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
The Turkish Ministry of Health launched the polio vaccination campaign on 18 November. The campaign will target about 1 million children under 5 years of age against polio in 7 provinces along the border with Syria and about half a million children in other provinces.
18 Nov 2013

  Funding Requirements (2014)

Total Appeal $522,379,683
Received to Date $44,610,969
Gap $477,768,714
Coverage 9%
Last Updated 14 Apr 2014

  Syria Refugee Crisis in the Media

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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76% of Syrian refugees women, children: UNHCR
Anadolu Agency, 23 Dec 2013
Almost 2.3 million Syrian refugees have fled horrific and tragic situaton in war-torn country. 76 percent of the current 2.3 million Syrian refugees fleeing "a horrific and tragic situation" in the country are women and children, United Nations (UN) Refugee Agency Turkey Representative Carol Batc...
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UNHCR praises Turkey's leadership, seeks int'l support on Syrian refugees.
Today's Zaman, 06 Dec 2013
Refugee protection is the responsibility of the entire global community, not only Turkey or other neighboring countries, United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) Representative to Turkey Carol Batchelor has said. “We need a more robust response from the international community to he...
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