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29 Jun 2017 description

UNDP Uganda commissioned a study on ‘Uganda’s Contribution to Refugee Protection and Management’ that for the first-time quantified the country's direct and indirect costs. The Government of Uganda now has a baseline of its expenditure in districts hosting refugees for the first time in history.

29 Jun 2017 description

Highlights

  • The ongoing the socio-political crisis, displacements, disruption of livelihood activities, deterioration of the economy, high food prices and lower than normal Season A crop production remain the key drivers of food insecurity in Burundi.

WFP Assistance

29 Jun 2017 description
  • 250.0 M required for 2017

  • 4.3 M contributions received, representing 2% of requirements

  • 245.6 M funding gap for the Burundi Situation

All figures are displayed in USD

29 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

posté le 28 JUIN 2017 par DAVID dan

JEUNE REPORTER – L’eau, c’est un élément indispensable pour tout être humain. Les enfants ont grandement besoin d’une eau potable pour grandir sans problèmes de santé. Malgré que la RDC dispose d’importantes ressources en eau, les enfants congolais continuent à souffrir, voir de mourir suite à un non accès à une eau potable. C’est une chose qui est intolérable.

Eau potable en Ituri, où en est-on ?

29 Jun 2017 description

Relancer la production agricole afin de restaurer la sécurité alimentaire

La République démocratique du Congo fait face à plusieurs situations d’urgences humanitaires. Selon le Cadre intégré de classification de la sécurité alimentaire (IPC) près de six millions de personnes se trouvent en situation de crise alimentaire (phase 3 et 4).

29 Jun 2017 description

Luebo, le 25 juin 2017 - Une équipe pluridisciplinaire de la Monusco a conduit le 24 juin 2017, en partenariat avec le gouvernement provincial du Kasaï, une mission de terrain à Luebo, dans la province du Kasaï, pour demander à la population qui avait fui les incursions de la milice Kamuina Nsapu de revenir.

28 Jun 2017 description

ROUNDUP

Decides to Dispatch a Team of International Experts to the Kasaï region in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Creates new Mandate on Persons Affected by Leprosy, Renews 10 Mandates including on Eritrea, Belarus and Extrajudicial Executions, and Appoints Four Special Procedures Mandate Holders

28 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Faits saillants à mi-juin 2017 : D’observation générale, au cours des dernières semaines, l’incidence est redevenue supérieure par rapport aux années 2016 et 2015, dû à une remontée importante de la transmission sur la République Démocratique du Congo. Zoom République Démocratique du Congo sur ces dernières semaines : La province du Haut Lomami, avec principalement les Zones de Santé (ZS) de Kinkondja et Bukama, montrent une incidence hebdomadaire élevée et témoignant une transmission active de cas.

28 Jun 2017 description

Highlights

Rations of maize meal will be reduced to 70 percent for July distributions.

On 02 June, the Government of Tanzania launched the Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework which aims to implement a more holistic response to the refugee situation, benefitting both refugees and host communities.

Shortfalls/Pipeline Break

28 Jun 2017 description

Four people died in the most recent Ebola outbreak that occurred in a remote, forested area of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). This small outbreak (five laboratory-confirmed and three probable cases) was quickly curtailed. Below are five lessons Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors Without Borders (MSF) learned from the first Ebola outbreak since the end of the epidemic that devastated West Africa in 2014 and 2015.

#1. Train Frontline Health Workers

28 Jun 2017 description

Key Messages

  • Households are increasingly consuming their own produced crops and most areas in the region are experiencing Minimal (IPC Phase 1) and Stressed (IPC Phase 2) acute food insecurity outcomes. Some exceptions remain in eastern parts of the DRC, and most of Tanzania where Crisis (IPC Phase 3) outcomes persist due to the drought conditions which affected production, as well as conflict in the DRC. These outcomes are expected to continue in these areas through September.

28 Jun 2017 description

Beni, le 23 juin 2017 - Un nouveau pont reliant le quartier Masiani au quartier Boikene, en ville de Beni (Nord-Kivu), a été inauguré en présence de Directeur du Bureau de la MONUSCO Beni-Butembo-Lubero, du Maire de la ville de Beni et du comité urbain de sécurité.

Ce sont les habitants du quartier Masiani, dans la commune de Mulekera de la ville de Beni, qui ont sollicité les casques bleu Népalais de la MONUSCO pour la construction de ce pont dans le cadre d’un projet à impact rapide d’un montant d’environ douze mille dollars américains.

27 Jun 2017 description

Bulletin hebdomadaire d’information sur la réponse à l’épidémie de virus Ebola en République Démocratique du Congo.

L’OMS appuie la gratuité des soins dans les structures de santé de la zone de Likati

27 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • UNICEF is supporting the Government of Angola and UNHCR to resettle refugees from existing reception centres which are near capacity to an identified new settlement site in Lovua. Relocation has not yet commenced.

  • UNICEF and partners have constructed 108 latrines and 92 shower units to improve sanitation and hygiene conditions benefitting 5,700 people, and reached 16,729 refugees with hygiene promotion messages.

27 Jun 2017 description

Date of information: 26 June 2017

1. Situation update

WHO, UN Agencies, international organizations, non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and partners continue to support the Ministry of Health (MoH) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo to rapidly investigate and respond to the outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in Likati Health Zone, Bas Uele Province in the north-east of the country.

27 Jun 2017 description

DRC

In the former Kasai region, 55,000 new IDPs who have fled violence were recorded in Tshikapa, Kasai province so far in June. Ethnic violence has been reported, with concerns about Bana Mura, a militia backed by the government, targeting Luba and Lulua. For those that fled violence between Batwa and Luba in Haut-Katanga, the humanitarian situation is dire: extremely high WASH, food, shelter, and education needs are reported in Kalemie, Tanganyika. In Nord-Kivu, tensions are increasing. A new coalition of armed groups attacked Beni on 22 June.

27 Jun 2017 description
report EastAfrican

In Summary

  • Refugee Solidarity summit in Kampala brought in pledges of $358.6m (Ushs1.25 trillion), which although was praised by President Museveni and the UN Secretary General António Guterres as a good starting point, is still far less of the earlier intended goal by $1.6b (Ushs5 trillion).

  • The lukewarm response to Uganda’s solidarity with a refugee population of close to 1.3 million refugees out of which 950,000 are from South Sudan, is a reflection of the growing void in humanitarian aid funding for the South Sudan crisis.

27 Jun 2017 description

Overview

  • This weekly bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African region. WHO AFRO is currently monitoring 40 events: three Grade 3, seven Grade 2, five Grade 1, and twenty five ungraded events.

27 Jun 2017 description

Minova, Congo DR, 27 June 2017—After the death of their father about 10 years ago, Celestine Buhoro believed that she would at least get a portion of land as part of her inheritance. This was not to be and the brother hogged the whole piece left behind. When the brother also passed on, his son- Celestine’s nephew- also held on to the land.