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04 Mar 2015 description

In March, the French presidency of the Security Council would focus on a broad range of issues, from peace and security on the African continent to efforts to bring about a political solution to the crisis in Syria, the Permanent Representative of the country said this afternoon.

04 Mar 2015 description

En janvier 2015, 77 600 Burundais vivaient encore en situation de déplacement prolongé, essentiellement dans des sites au nord et au centre du pays. Ils avaient été déplacés par les violences interethniques et intercommunautaires qui avaient éclaté après le coup d’Etat de 1993 et par les combats entre forces gouvernementales et groupes rebelles qui avaient suivi.

03 Mar 2015 description

United Nations, United States | | Tuesday 3/3/2015 - 18:54 GMT

UN Security Council envoys will travel to the Central African Republic next week to take stock of international efforts to restore stability, France's UN ambassador said Tuesday.

The 15 ambassadors will also visit Burundi ahead of elections and discuss the threat posed by Boko Haram at African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa.

03 Mar 2015 description

Nations unies, Etats-Unis | | mardi 03/03/2015 - 19:15 GMT

Une délégation du Conseil de sécurité de l'ONU se rendra en visite en République centrafricaine, à Addis Abeba, siège de l'Union africaine, et au Burundi du 9 au 13 mars, a annoncé mardi l'ambassadeur français François Delattre, qui préside le Conseil en mars.

L'objectif de cette tournée, a-t-il précisé à la presse, est "de réaffimer l'attention soutenue et l'attachement que nous portons aux transitions politiques et au maintien de la paix en Afrique".

03 Mar 2015 description

Afghanistan: Heavy snowfall has caused avalanches in northern, central and eastern Afghanistan; 280 people have died. Panshir province is most affected. Communication lines have been disrupted in places, power supplies to Kabul have been cut. Priority needs are for NFIs and emergency shelter; access to isolated areas is difficult.

03 Mar 2015 description
report Food for the Hungry

Faced with ethnic discrimination and unrest, displaced millions and stalled agricultural and economic development for over two decades, Burundi is considered one of Africa’s poorest nations. Yet its resilient and joyful people are working hard to rebuild a peaceful nation through sustainable means with the help of Food for the Hungry (FH).

02 Mar 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund

As the country continues to move beyond the conflicts of the past, young people in Burundi are playing a leading role in peacebuilding efforts by coming together to confront long-standing social divisions.

01 Mar 2015 description

Bujumbura, Burundi | AFP | Saturday 2/28/2015 - 22:28

Thousands of Burundians took part in a government-backed rally "for peace" Saturday, where speakers took aim at the opposition, civil groups and the media, accusing them of leading the country towards war.

The demonstration in the capital Bujumbura was mirrored at rallies organised by the authorities in other towns, underlining the growing tension in Burundi ahead of a presidential election in June.

01 Mar 2015 description

Season A harvests replenishing food stocks, but prices remain above average

Key Messages

Season A harvest is completed and production is estimated to be near average. Harvests will seasonally improve local consumption and market supply. Labor opportunities during the harvest also improved access to income for the poor in most areas. Most households country-wide will remain in Minimal (IPC Phase 1) acute food insecurity through March.

27 Feb 2015 description

Bujumbura, Burundi | AFP | vendredi 27/02/2015 - 14:24 GMT

par Esdras NDIKUMANA

Le président burundais Pierre Nkurunziza n'a jamais caché son intention de briguer un troisième mandat en juin, mais sa marge de manoeuvre diminue: société civile et opposition comptent lui faire barrage et la contestation s'organise dans son parti.

25 Feb 2015 description
report CARE

L'ONG CARE met les filles et les femmes au cœur de ses programmes et renforce leur autonomie en favorisant leur accès aux ressources, à l'éducation et à la santé. CARE implique les hommes et les garçons dans ses actions afin de changer durablement les attitudes à l'égard des femmes lorsque leurs droits sont bafoués. Découvrez quelques exemples de nos actions à travers le monde :

24 Feb 2015 description

Snapshot 18-24 February 2015

Myanmar: 90,000 people are now reported to have been displaced by continuing violence between government troops and multiple armed groups in Kokang, Shan state. Aid organisations have been subject to attack – seven people were wounded in two separate incidents.

20 Feb 2015 description

(Extract)

Introduction to the Department of Political Affairs Multi-Year Appeal

What is the Multi-Year Appeal?

19 Feb 2015 description

Epidemic prone diseases remain to be serious public health threats to Mem- ber States in the African region. In response to these threats, Member States through the adoption and implementation of the Integrated Diseases Surveil- lance and Response Strategy and the International Health Regulations, con- tinue to strengthen their public health emergency response systems and struc- tures. In this issue, a summary of acute public health events that occurred dur- ing the course of 2014 is provided

In this issue:

19 Feb 2015 description
report UN Security Council

CS/11789

7388e séance – soir

Le Conseil a fait observer ce soir qu’un certain nombre de difficultés doivent encore être surmontées pour rendre les progrès irréversibles au Burundi, en particulier dans la perspective des élections de 2015. Dans cette Déclaration présidentielle, le Conseil souligne qu’il importe de tenir des élections libres, transparentes, crédibles, pacifiques et ouvertes à tous.

19 Feb 2015 description
report UN Security Council

SC/11789
7388th Meeting (Night)
SECURITY COUNCIL
MEETINGS COVERAGE

Welcoming the significant progress made by Burundi since the adoption of the Arusha Agreement in 2000 in restoring security and stability, the Security Council today noted that challenges remained to be overcome to ensure a reversal of such improvement, especially in the context of the 2015 elections.

18 Feb 2015 description

Supporting peace through food security and resilience The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has collaborated with the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund (PBF) since 2009 to support activities and programmes that contribute to building lasting peace in countries emerging from conflict. To date, FAO has received US$11.6 million in support from the PBF through 12 emergency projects, with more than 80 percent of them taking place in Africa.