Since 2011, the iMMAP Regional Office has been supporting the information management needs of humanitarian actors responding to the crisis in Yemen and Syria. Based in Amman, iMMAP MENA regional office has been supporting coordination mechanisms and crucial information management processes across a range of sectors and within thematic areas such as food security and livelihoods, agriculture, markets and value chains, population movement, urban profiling, and health. In addition to providing critical support to information value chains, iMMAP MENA provides capacity development assistance to strengthen existing information management skills to enhance data quality and data sharing.
- iMMAP’s long-standing support to the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has contributed to better information management processes and coordination of joint assessments such as the Humanitarian Needs Overview, involving over 350 organizations.
- Since October 2019, iMMAP has trained 265 humanitarian actors in information management and continues to contribute to enhancing data quality for evidence-based decision making.
- Since October 2019, iMMAP has delivered a total of 1,649 information products to 75 humanitarian organizations responding to the crisis in Syria.
- Since October 2019, 2,199 maps have been produced for the WASH, Health, EECR, Education, Protection, Shelter and Nutrition clusters in Yemen.