Regional Situation Report for Syria Crisis #63 1-30 November 2017

Publication Date: November 2017
Author: UNFPA Regional Syria Response Hub

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Highlights of the month: First Official Visit of UNFPA Executive Director to Jordan; the Strategy to Address the Needs of Syrian Adolescent Girls in Syria was launched

UNFPA support in the Syrian Arab Republic (from all channels):

  • 436,190 reproductive health services delivered to Syrians
  • 21,578 deliveries supported, including 10,853 C-section deliveries
  • 83,941 family planning services
  • 31,067 gender-based violence services provided to Syrians
  • 22,463 women accessed women safe spaces

UNFPA support in neighbouring countries affected by the crisis:

  • 34,191 reproductive health services delivered to Syrian refugees
  • 11,367 Syrians received family planning services and consultations
  • 2,434 clients received gender-based violence services
  • 25,134 Syrian refugees accessed women safe spaces and participated in activities in camps and host communities

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