Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has brought a global negative impact to the economies, heath systems, and societies.
Round 5 of the baseline assessments was conducted by the DTM team which comprised of 66 enumerators between 27 October and 11 November. A total of 210 wards were assessed in 2 provinces. During Round 5, 19,412 IDPs (61% female, 39% male) were recorded during the data collection.
HIGHLIGHTS (From 16 to 29 Dec 2020)• 12 new cases – 02 new deaths | source: WHO https://covid19.who.int/region/emro/country/ye• Updates on numbers of new cases in areas controlled by Sana’a DFA are not available.
The current outbreak of COVID-19 has affected global mobility in the form of various travel disruptions and restrictions.
In order to gain a better understanding of mobility flows and trends through West and Central Africa, the International Organization for Migration (implements the Displacement Tracking Matrix’s Flow Monitoring (tool at key transit points across the region.
A total of 2,415 movements were recorded, comprising 1,756 arrivals and 659 departures, between 21 and 27 December 2020.
Following the border closure in Ethiopia and due to the stricter border management policies in Yemen, some of the migrants who were transiting through Djibouti on their way to or from the Arabian Peninsula found themselves stranded in the country.
Suite à la fermeture des frontières en Ethiopie et aux renforcements des contrôles frontaliers au Yémen, certains des migrants qui transitaient par Djibouti en partance ou de retour de la Péninsule Arabique se sont retrouvés bloqués à Djibouti.