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Communiqué de presse sur la mission d’établissement des faits de la Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples en République Centrafricaine

Du 10 au 14 septembre 2014, une Délégation de la Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples (la Commission) a effectué une mission d’établissement des faits en République Centrafricaine (RCA). La Délégation était composée de :

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Conseil de Paix et de Sécurité - 458 ème réunion - RCA

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African Union

COMMUNIQUÉ

Le Conseil de paix et de sécurité de l'Union africaine (UA), en sa 458ème réunion tenue le 17 septembre 2014, a adopté la décision qui suit sur la situation en République centrafricaine (RCA): Le Conseil,

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Congo + 7 others
La CEMAC envisage une riposte appropriée contre Ebola

CONGO BRAZZAVILLE, (CONGOSITE) - Les ministres de la santé des six pays membres de la Communauté économique et monétaire d’Afrique centrale (CEMAC) ont arrêté récemment à Brazzaville, une série de mesures pour lutter de manière efficace contre une éventuelle survenue dans l’espace communautaire de la fièvre hémorragique à virus Ebola qui sévit en Afrique de l’ouest et en République démocratique du Congo (RDC).

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Centrafrique: la criminalité empoisonne la vie quotidienne à Bangui

09/21/2014 10:45 GMT

Par Christian PANIKA

BANGUI, 21 septembre 2014 (AFP) - Braquages, agressions, disparitions : à l'heure où se déploie une nouvelle mission de l'ONU en Centrafrique, les habitants de la capitale Bangui sont excédés par la criminalité qui continue d'empoisonner leur vie quotidienne.

Les violences intercommunautaires de masse qui ont ravagé le pays pendant un an et demi ont largement diminué, mais toutes les bandes armées n'ont pas été démantelées.

Agence France-Presse:

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Capoeira brings leisure and peace-building for refugees in northern DR Congo

MOLE REFUGEE CAMP, Democratic Republic of the Congo, September 19 (UNHCR) – It's a hot, muggy Saturday afternoon in the Mole refugee camp, but while many people are taking a siesta, a hardy group of young men and women are indulging in their new obsession – capoeira.

The Brazilian martial art includes elements of dance, acrobatics and music, and it is keeping people occupied and fit as well as helping ease tension between different groups of Central African Republic (CAR) refugees in this camp of more than 13,000 people in the far north of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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Liberia + 12 others
Ebola Virus Disease Emergency Appeals (Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Nigeria and Africa Coordination) - Emergency Appeal Operation Update No 1

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Summary
To help National Societies combat the unprecedented Ebola outbreak affecting West Africa, IFRC has launched large-scale international Emergency Appeals in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria. Additionally, it is supporting smaller preparedness and response operations financed under the IFRC’s Disaster Response Emergency Fund (DREF) in Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Cameroon, Togo, Benin, Central African Republic, Senegal, Chad and Gambia.1

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Chad + 1 other
Chad Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 04 | 1 June - 30 July 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • A new site has been opened to accommodate Chadian returnees who fled CAR via Cameroon.

  • Two flights with urgently needed relief supplies arrived in the south of Chad.

  • Profiling shows the importance of durable solutions for the people who fled CAR to Chad.

  • Introduction of free health care for children and pregnant mothers remains a challenge in Kanem region.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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UN peacekeeping dilemmas in CAR

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IRIN

There are concerns that MINUSCA, like other peacekeeping missions, has too many things on its priority list, of which the protection of civilians is only one of many.

IRIN:

A selection of IRIN reports are posted on ReliefWeb. Find more IRIN news and analysis at http://www.irinnews.org

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This article does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations or its agencies. Refer to the IRIN copyright page for conditions of use.

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CAR Crisis IOM Regional Response Situation Report 26 August – 8 September 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

CAR: In an effort to promote social cohesion in CAR, IOM supported the Compagnie Artistique Assoungba Système to organize a “mega-concert” in Bangui, on 30 August.

CHAD: On 26 August, the third IOM charter flight trans- porting 44 vulnerable Chadian returnees who were stranded in the Republic of Congo arrived at the N’Djame- na International Airport.

SITUATION OVERVIEW

Central African Republic (CAR):

International Organization for Migration:

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Q+A: Working with communities to stop gender-based violence

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Mercy Corps

In developing countries all over the world, women and girls are often seen as less valuable than their male counterparts. This inequality, which remains in many traditional cultures, makes it more difficult for women and girls to get an education, marry when they choose to, earn an income and have a voice in their own life and their communities.

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A Day in the Bush

It is very early in the morning when a car leaves the Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) base in Bambari, Ouaka region, in the center of Central African Republic (CAR), a country burning itself up with violence. The MSF team is heading to Yamale, a small village in the bush some 19 miles from Bambari. It isn’t far, but the trip takes two hours in the rainy season, as the road is thick with mud.

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Le PNUD réhabilite trois commissariats de police de la capitale centrafricaine

Le Programme des Nations Unies pour le Développement (PNUD) a procédé le lundi 15 septembre 2014 à la remise officielle de trois commissariats de police de Bangui entièrement réhabilités et équipés au gouvernement centrafricain d’un coût près de 90 millions de FCFA. En effet, sur financement du Fonds de Consolidation de la Paix des Nations-Unies (PBF), le PNUD exécute depuis janvier 2014 le projet d’appui d’urgence à la Restauration des capacités fonctionnelles de la Police et de la Gendarmerie.

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Central African Republic - Executive brief 17 September 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • To date, FAO has provided crop production support to 111 750 farming families. With funds received, FAO is also able to assist 24 300 households through resilience activities, as well as 30 000 farming families with off-season agricultural activities that do not depend on the rainy season (vegetable production, fishery, livestock, etc.).

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Les groupes armés en RCA

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IRIN

BANGUI, 18 septembre 2014 (IRIN) - Le lancement officiel de la Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en République centrafricaine (MINUSCA) a eu lieu cette semaine. La MINUSCA a pris le commandement des 6 000 soldats déployés par la Mission internationale de soutien à la Centrafrique (MISCA) de l’Union africaine.

IRIN:

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Chad + 2 others
Chad: Migrants from Central African Republic Situation Report No 7 (as of 31 August 2014)

Highlights

  • Humanitarian actors responded to the needs of over 6,000 people who arrived from CAR who were relocated from Doba to the new Kobiteye temporary camp (Logone Oriental), following a governmental decision to close Doba transit site on 8 August.

  • Relocations of returnees from Doyaba and Sido transit sites to Maingama temporary camp were suspended from 22 August onwards to give humanitarian partners more time to prepare for the arrival of new households.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Mali + 8 others
Avis sur la situation alimentaire et nutritionelle a l'entrée de la periode de soudre et les perspectives agricoles dans le Sahel et l'Afrique de l'Ouest

Jun 2014

Les participants à la réunion restreinte du dispositif régional de veille sur la sécurité alimentaire et nutritionnelle au Sahel et en Afrique de l’Ouest, qui s’est tenue du 18 au 19 juin 2014, Ndjamena au Tchad, font la déclaration suivante:

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Sudan + 4 others
Sudan: Humanitarian Snapshot (31 August 2014)

An estimated 6.9 million people need humanitarian assistance in Sudan. Most are in Darfur, where at least 2.4 million people are internally displaced. Since the beginning of 2014, an additional 399,000 people were displaced following hostilities.

UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs:

To learn more about OCHA's activities, please visit http://unocha.org/.

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Les forces de la MISCA portent le béret bleus des Nations-Unies

La cérémonie de transfert de responsabilités entre la Mission Internationale de Soutien à la Centrafrique sous conduite Africaine (MISCA) et la Mission multidimensionnelle intégrée des Nations Unies pour la stabilisation en République centrafricaine (MINUSCA), a eu lieu, ce 15 septembre 2014, au Camp Mpoko à Bangui, conformément à la Résolution 2149 du Conseil de sécurité du 10 avril 2014.

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World + 10 others
New fund for victims of conflict-related violence and natural disasters

The government has decided to create a new emergency aid fund for the 2014-2017 period. In total an extra €570 million will be made available to meet the most immediate needs of those affected by conflict-related violence and natural disasters. This is in addition to the existing €210 million annual humanitarian aid budget.

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The crisis in the Central African Republic - Humanitarian Exchange Magazine Issue 62, September 2014

This edition of Humanitarian Exchange focuses on the crisis in the Central African Republic (CAR), where spiralling violence has left thousands dead and more than a million displaced.

In her lead article, Enrica Picco highlights the slow and inadequate response to the crisis, and questions whether the humanitarian system has the will and capacity to respond in such contexts.