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22 Jun 2017 description
report UN News Service

21 juin 2017 – Un chiffre record de 141 millions de personnes dans 37 pays a besoin d'une aide humanitaire aujourd'hui, alors que les programmes d'intervention coordonnés par l'ONU ne sont financés qu'à hauteur de 25%, a déclaré mercredi le Bureau des Nations Unies pour la coordination des affaires humanitaires (OCHA).

22 Jun 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

  • 298 Voluntary returns to Mali facilitated in 2017

  • 5,971 New arrivals from Mali since September 2016

  • 5,588 Malian refugees with specific needs (as of 1 June 2017)

  • 13,976 Malian households in Mbera camp (as of 1June2017)

  • 30L of potable water available per person per day

FUNDING 2017

  • USD 19.4 M Requested for the operation

  • 3.4M Funded

HIGHLIGHTS

22 Jun 2017 description
report UN Security Council

SC/12883

SECURITY COUNCIL
7981ST MEETING (PM)

Permanent Representative Says Measures Should Also Target Firms Using Armed Groups, Objects to Actions that Hamper Pursuit of ‘Common Goals’

21 Jun 2017 description

Kitchanga, 17 June 2017 - HIV/AIDS Section of MONUSCO has made great strides in the fight against HIV in Kitchanga, a remote locality situated some 70 Kilometres from the North Kivu Provincial capital of Goma, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The bold awareness activities aimed at encouraging the elements of the Congolese National Armed Forces (FARDC) and Police (PNC) to know their HIV status through Voluntary Confidential Counselling and Testing (VCCT), is expected to run for ten straight days.

21 Jun 2017 description

Goma, 11 June, 2017 - The Goma Urban Council, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has signed the Paris Declaration on HIV. The official signing ceremony was presided over by the Deputy Mayor on Friday, 9 June, 2017 at the Goma Town Hall. The Paris Declaration is an international initiative that seeks to encourage municipal authorities to look for better and effective ways to fight against HIV in their municipalities.

21 Jun 2017 description
report Fund for Peace

FACTIONALIZATION AND GROUP GRIEVANCE FUEL RISE IN INSTABILITY

J. J. MESSNER

21 Jun 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

HIGHLIGHTS & URGENT ACTIONS REQUIRED FOR CHILDREN

  • The crisis in the Kasais has become the country’s most acute crisis in terms of causalities, population movements and volume of new humanitarian needs.

  • Children have been injured and killed in the violence and separated from their families, with reports of children being used and caught in the violence, detained in prison, raped and even executed.

21 Jun 2017 description

Nord-Kivu, mardi 20 juin - Le monde a commémoré, le mardi 20 juin, la journée mondiale des Refugiés sous le thème «avec les réfugiés». A Goma, les réfugiés rwandais, burundais et sud-soudanais ont été mis à l’honneur à l’occasion de cette journée.

21 Jun 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

488,500*
South Sudanese arrivals in 2017, based on field reports as of 31 May

1,908,658*
Total South Sudanese refugees as of 31 May 2017 (pre and post Dec 2013 caseload and new arrivals)

272,925
Refugees in South Sudan (31 May)

2 million
Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in South Sudan, including 230,482 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site

FUNDING

21 Jun 2017 description

HIGHLIGHTS

629,682 South Sudanese new arrivals since 8 Jul 2016

272,206 South Sudanese refugees settled in Bidibidi

171,561 South Sudanese refugees settled in Palorinya

81,597 South Sudanese refugees settled in Imvepi

ONGOING MAIN ACTIVITIES

Emergency Response

21 Jun 2017 description

The island of Idjwi is a land of green hills surrounded by the fresh waters of Lake Kivu in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). With a surface of just 310 km², it is among the most populated areas of the country with a population of around 300 000.

There are few employment opportunities on the island. More than 80 % of its inhabitants work in the informal sector, living off agriculture, fishing and farming.

21 Jun 2017 description

Feature

Philippines

Affected areas Mindanao island (Lanao del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Maguindanao, Misamis Oriental provinces)

Cause of displacement Disaster, Conflict

Figures As many as 182,000 new disaster displacements between 5 and 26 May; At least 100,000 new conflict displacements between 23 and 31 May

Context

21 Jun 2017 description

Already unprecedented food assistance needs grow further; risk of Famine persist