Regional Situation Report for the Syria Crisis

Issue #72 August 2018

Authored by: United Nations Population Fund

Categories: Human Rights, Humanitarian Emergencies, Violent Conflict
Sub-Categories: National Security Forces and Armed Groups, Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV), Sexual and Reproductive Health
Country: Syria
Region: Middle East and North Africa
Year: 2018
Citation: United Nations Population Fund. Regional Situation Report for the Syria Crisis - Issue #72 August 2018. Report. October 2018.

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Executive Summary

Through 124 Women and Girls Safe Spaces, 143 primary healthcare facilities, and 38 youth centers, UNFPA continues to provide essential reproductive health and gender-based violence services to women, girls, men and boys impacted by the Syria crisis.

While most beneficiaries reached by RH and GBV services are female, up to 15 percent of beneficiaries are males. Meanwhile, around 70 percent of youth beneficiaries and 60 percent of Dignity Kit recipients are females, while around 85 percent of beneficiaries receiving training services covering RH, GBV and youth topics are females.