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29 Jun 2015 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

 3,5 millions de personnes sont actuellement déplacées dans le Sahel, soit deux fois plus qu’en février 2014.

  • Mise à jour sur les déplacements les autres crises au Cameroun.

  • Une radio communautaire en République Centrafricaine contribue à favoriser l'harmonie dans le pays

  • L’épidémie d'Ebola déclarée terminée au Libéria

26 Jun 2015 description

As one of the world’s least developed and most fragile countries, Chad is beset by multiple, overlapping humanitarian crises, all in the context of a harsh and worsening climate, acute poverty, and weak infrastructure.

Food insecurity and malnutrition affect millions of people, particularly in the Sahelian belt.

Successive waves of instability and conflict in neighboring countries have caused large-scale population movements into Chad, which now hosts the seventh highest number of refugees worldwide.

23 Jun 2015 description

RÉPUBLIQUE CENTRAFICAINE (RCA)
DATES ARRÊTÉES POUR LES ÉLECTIONS

L'Autorité nationale des élections (ANE) a annoncé la tenue des élections présidentielle et législatives pour le 18 octobre prochain, et un éventuel second tour le 22 novembre. Le recensement électoral devant durer un mois débutera le 27 juin. Ces élections visent à remettre de l’ordre dans le pays suite à l’expulsion en mars 2013 du président François Bozizé.

LE NOMBRE DE DÉPLACÉS CHUTE EN DESSOUS DE 400 000

23 Jun 2015 description

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC (CAR)
DATE SET FOR ELECTIONS

The National Elections Authority announced that presidential and parliamentary elections will be held on 18 October, and a second round, if necessary, on 22 November. A monthlong electoral census will start on 27 June to draw up a new voters roll. The elections are hoped to help restore order following the conflict triggered by the March 2013 ouster of president François Bozizé.

IDP NUMBER DROPS BELOW 400,000

23 Jun 2015 description

The crisis in CAR has forced more than 1 million people to flee their homes. Today, more than 399,000 people remain displaced, living in the bush, in camps or with host families. They are among the 2.7 million Central African who depend on aid to survive, including 1.2 million people food insecure.

19 Jun 2015 description

LES TITRES

  • Tchad : les réfugiés nigérians et nigériens veulent plus que la paix (French.China.Org, 13/06/15)

  • Double attentat à N’Djamena : le bilan s’élève à 37 morts (Xinhua, 16/06/15)

  • Le Secrétaire général condamne les attentats de N’Djamena et félicite le Tchad pour son rôle courageux dans la lutte contre Boko Haram (Nations Unies, 16/06/15)

  • Les forces aériennes tchadiennes détruisent une dizaine de base de Boko Haram au Nigéria (IINA, 18/06/15)

16 Jun 2015 description

Executive Summary

Intensifying conflict and slow and sudden-onset disaster are taking their toll. The result is that global financial requirements for the remainder of 2015 have risen by $2.4 billion. In early June 2015 they stand at $18.8 billion, to meet the needs of 78.9 million vulnerable people in 37 countries.

16 Jun 2015 description

The food security and nutrition situation in Cameroon has deteriorated due to multiple shocks such as the influx of refugees from the Central African Republic and Nigeria, increasing insecurity and natural disasters. In early 2015, the number of food insecure people stands three times higher than two years ago, affecting one out of seven people in the two worst hit regions of Far North and North. Malnutrition rates are also on the increase, with a 40% rise in SAM cases since 2014. Refugees and IDP children are particularly affected by rising malnutrition.

15 Jun 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 3.5 million people are currently displaced in the Sahel, a two-fold increase since Fenbruary 2014.

  • Update on the displacement and others crises in Cameroon.

  • A community radio in the Central African Republic helps in fostering harmony

  • Ebola outbreak declared over in Liberia

14 Jun 2015 description

Changes in context and Needs

Economic downturn is compounding the consequences of conflict

• Intensified violent conflict is destroying the viability of communities and generating new and recurrent displacements of vulnerable populations.

• Economic stress is generating inflation and shortages of critical goods and services.

• Deepening austerity is further threatening publicly managed social services, including the public health system.

13 Jun 2015 description

SITUATION OVERVIEW

After more than two years of conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR), the humanitarian situation remains appalling: more than 2.7 million people – out of a total population of 4.6 million – are in dire need of assistance and protection. Close to a million people remain displaced in and out of the country, and insecurity continues to destroy livelihoods.

12 Jun 2015 description

The crisis in CAR has forced more than 1 million people to flee their homes. Today, more than 426,000 KEY FIGURES people remain displaced, living in the bush, in camps or with host families. They are among the 2.7 million MORE Central African who depend on aid to survive, including 1.4 million people food insecure.

08 Jun 2015 description

Executive Summary

  1. This Common Humanitarian Fund (CHF) country report of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) provides an overview and summary of the findings of the country level assessment undertaken in the context of a broader global evaluation of the CHF carried out in the second half of 2014. It is one of five country-level assessments prepared as part of the overall review.

05 Jun 2015 description

Situation Overview

After more than two years of conflict in the Central African Republic (CAR), the humanitarian situation remains appalling: more than 2.7 million people – out of a total population of 4.6 million – are in dire need of assistance and protection. Close to a million people remain displaced in and out of the country, and insecurity continues to destroy livelihoods.