OCHA


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AcronymDefinition
OCHAOffice for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (United Nations)
OCHAOregon Council for Hispanic Advancement
OCHAOrange County Housing Authority (California USA)
OCHAOffice of Consumer Health Assistance
OCHAOff Campus Housing Assistance
OCHAOrange County Homeowners Association
OCHAOhio Health Care Association
OCHAOrleans County Historical Association (Albion, NY)
OCHAOxford Citizens Housing Association Ltd. (UK)
OCHAOlmsted County Hockey Association (now Rochester Mite Hockey Association)
OCHAOregon Clearing House Association
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He stated that cooperation between OCHA and Japan had become ever more important in dealing with humanitarian crises.
According to OCHA, almost half of the South Sudan's 12 million people are hungry, including about 1.
OCHA said requirements have grown for ongoing crises -- such as drought and other lasting impacts of the El Nino weather phenomenon, which has now ended, in southern and eastern Africa, Central America and the Pacific.
The UN Ocha also noted that the City Health Office was concerned that water shortages may raise the risks of diarrhea and other waterborne diseases among children and other vulnerable groups, adding that six evacuees reportedly died last December and January.
Regarding settlers attacks against Palestinians, OCHA said five Israeli settler attacks resulting in injury to Palestinians and damages to their property were recorded, including a stone-throwing attack against a 6-year-old child.
OCHA officials said that 165,548 homeless Palestinians have found refuge on 96 schools belonging to The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA).
OCHA said a new humanitarian pause is "urgently needed".
The OCHA figures are also included in an updated report on Area C by delegations of the European Union countries in East Jerusalem and Ramallah.
HUD is beginning to require dashboards as a way of presenting this data and OCHA had no easy way of quickly and easily developing the necessary visualizations.
More than 18,000 homes have been flooded, damaged or destroyed," said OCHA spokesperson, Jens Laerke, adding that food security remains a main concern.
The workshop is based on the content of the bilingual Arabic-English manual of the same name published by UN OCHA and OCFA in 2011.
OCHA added that aid agencies continue to face significant access constraints to reaching people in need.