15,063 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
09 Feb 2016 description
  • There are ten weeks to go until the globally synchronized switch from the trivalent to bivalent oral polio vaccine, an important milestone in achieving a polio-free world. Read more here.

09 Feb 2016 description
report UN News Service

8 February 2016 – Facing a series of allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by peacekeepers, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today named Jane Holl Lute, an American official with wide-ranging United Nations experience, to coordinate efforts to curb the scourge.

09 Feb 2016 description

Syria: The military offensive in Aleppo governorate has displaced more than 40,000 people since late January, and the number of displaced is reported to be increasing. There is concern that a siege of opposition-held areas of Aleppo city is imminent. An estimated 20,000 newly displaced Syrians are stuck at the Bab al Salam crossing along the Syria–Turkey border, as Turkey has denied them entry into Turkish territory.

09 Feb 2016 description

Introduction

Food Security Clusters coordinate the food security response in humanitarian emergencies by addressing the issues of food availability, access and utilization.

09 Feb 2016 description
report African Union

Addis-Abeba, 8 Février 2016: La Présidente de la Commission de l’Union Africaine, S.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, a approuvé le redéploiement d’une Mission d’observateurs de court terme (OCT) dans le cadre du duel présidentiel et du premier tour des législatives du 14 février 2016 en République Centrafricaine (RCA), suite à une invitation officielle du Gouvernement. Les observateurs sont arrivés à Bangui - RCA le 7 février 2016 et y séjourneront jusqu’au 17 février 2016.

09 Feb 2016 description

Le 6 Février 2016, le premier ministre de Transition Mahamat Kamoun, accompagné de des membres de son Gouvernement, l'Ambassadeur de la France en Centrafrique, Charles Malinas, et du Représentant spécial adjoint du Secrétaire général des Nations Unies et Coordonnateur du Système des Nations Unies, Aurélien Agbénonci, s’est rendu respectivement à Nola et à Bayanga, de la préfecture de Sangha-Mbaéré, au Sud-Ouest du pays. Une visite qui s’inscrit dans le cadre de la restauration et l'extension de l'autorité de l'Etat.

09 Feb 2016 description

Les bâtiments réhabilités du Tribunal, du poste de police et celui de la Direction des Affaires sociales de la ville de Bossangoa (nord-ouest, préfecture de l’Ouham) ont été livrés aux autorités locales, le lundi 25 janvier 2016, lors d’une cérémonie officielle de remise tenue en présence du Chef de Bureau régional de la MINUSCA, Thomas Vaah, du préfet de l'Ouham, Clotilde Namboï, ainsi que de plusieurs représentants d’autorités locales.

09 Feb 2016 description
report African Union

Addis Ababa, 08 February 2016: The Chairperson of the African Union Commission of the African Union, H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has approved the re-deployment of the African Union Short-Term Observation (STO) Mission to the second round of the Presidential Elections and re run of the Parliamentary Elections in the Central African Republic (CAR) scheduled for 14 February 2016, following an official invitation of the Government. The STOs arrived in Bangui – CAR on 07 February 2016 and will remain in the country until 17 February 2016.

08 Feb 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

Humanitarian Context

• Due to the security situation, humanitarian access to people in need remains highly difficult in the Far North Region and in some areas close to the border with Central Africa Republic. This results in difficulties for UNICEF and humanitarians partners to procure assistance to people in need.

08 Feb 2016 description

Bangui, Central African Republic | AFP | Monday 2/8/2016 - 16:26 GMT

A rebel group in the Central African Republic has captured and handed over to US forces a commander of the infamous Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), one of its leaders said Monday.

"Our forces captured the commander 'Sam' at the weekend at Mbangana in the north east," Mahamat Dea, a leader of the Popular Front for the Renaissance of Central Africa (FPRC), told AFP.

08 Feb 2016 description

CAR: Peacekeeping force needs strengthening to prevent renewed violence

Civilians in Central African Republic (CAR) remain at risk of deadly violence and instability unless serious weaknesses in the United Nation’s peacekeeping mission, MINUSCA, are urgently addressed, Amnesty International said in a new report published today.

07 Feb 2016 description

En vue du 2ème tour du scrutin présidentiel couplé avec le 1er tour des élections législatives prévu pour le 14 février 2016, deux vols cargos en provenance de Dubai et Cotonou transportant le matériel sensible sont arrivés aujourd’hui à l’aéroport international de Bangui M’Poko.

06 Feb 2016 description
report Voice of America

Nick Long
February 06, 2016 10:55 AM

KAGA BANDORO, CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC— The United Nations is trying a new approach to the disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (or DDR) of armed groups. The new approach, described as pre-DDR, is being launched in the Central African Republic's northern town of Kaga Bandoro, where former combatants of the mainly Muslim Seleka armed group and the Christian and animist anti-Balaka movement are being paid to do community work.

05 Feb 2016 description

4 Pages

  • Base Map

  • Transport Infrastructures

  • Population distribution (2003)

  • Landcover and Elevation

05 Feb 2016 description

Données collectées en septembre 2015

La collecte des données relative à cette enquête est faite par le service des statistiques agricoles du Ministère de l’Agriculture (IPAPEL) en partenariat avec le Programme Alimentaire Mondial (PAM) et le cluster sécurité alimentaire.

05 Feb 2016 description

NEED ANALYSIS

  • Owing to further displacements of thousands of families in the second half of 2015 as a result of inter-community violence and systematic reprisal attacks against the population, the need for shelter assistance has significantly increased over the past months.

04 Feb 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Insecurity continues to result in the temporary suspension of humanitarian relief activities in CAR

  • 2.7 million people require humanitarian assistance in CAR

KEY DEVELOPMENTS