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Democratic Republic of Congo - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #2, Fiscal Year (FY) 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • The U.S. Government (USG) has provided nearly $56.7 million in humanitarian assistance to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to date in FY 2014.

  • Despite security improvements, armed groups continue to clash, resulting in new displacements across eastern DRC.

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

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UNHCR Mid-Year Trends 2013

UNHCR warned that 2013 was on track for some of the highest levels of forced displacement ever. The biggest producer of new displacement was Syria.

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Democratic Republic of Congo - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #1, Fiscal Year (FY) 2014

HIGHLIGHTS

  • U.S. Government (USG) provided nearly $194.9 million in humanitarian assistance in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in FY 2013 and to date in FY 2014

  • Insecurity and poor transportation infrastructure continue to hinder humanitarian access across eastern DRC

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Donor Spending on Gender in Emergencies 2013

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CARE

A new report reveals that a tiny proportion of international aid is directed towards projects that target gender violence and sexual exploitation of women in humanitarian crises.

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South Sudan - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #6, Fiscal Year (FY) 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Humanitarian agencies deliver aid to approximately 71,800 conflict-affected people in Jonglei State’s Pibor County

  • Flooding affects approximately 70,000 people across seven states

  • U.S. Government (USG) provides an additional $118.5 million to support relief activities in South Sudan since July

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USAID/DCHA DRC Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #3 - FY 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • U.S. Government (USG) provided nearly $165 million of humanitarian assistance in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in FY 2013

  • Insecurity and poor transportation infrastructure continue to hinder humanitarian access across eastern DRC

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U.S. Announces Additional Humanitarian Assistance in Response to the Darfur and Central African Republic Crises

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Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 27, 2013

The United States announced today it has provided an additional $11.5 million in humanitarian assistance to support protection and assistance activities for the nearly 70,000 new Central African refugees in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Chad, Cameroon, and the Republic of the Congo and for some 30,000 new Darfur Sudanese refugees in Chad. This new funding is in addition to nearly $168 million in assistance the United States has provided to refugee operations in these countries.

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Informe estadístico anual sobre las actividades de adquisición del sistema de las Naciones Unidas correspondiente a 2012

Las adquisiciones de las Naciones Unidas alcanzan los 15.400 millones USD en 2012

COPENHAGUE – Las adquisiciones de bienes y servicios por parte de las Naciones Unidas alcanzaron los 15.400 millones USD en 2012. Las mayores sumas se destinaron a productos farmacéuticos, equipo médico, alimentos, transporte y construcción.

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Rapport statistique annuel sur les activités d’achats de l’ONU 2012

Les achats de l’ONU en 2012 se chiffrent à 15,4 milliards de dollars

COPENHAGUE – La valeur des biens et services achetés par les Nations Unies en 2012 se chiffre à 15,4 milliards de dollars, principalement dans les domaines pharmaceutique, médical, alimentaire, des transports et de la construction.

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2012 Annual Statistical Report on United Nations Procurement

UN procurement at $15.4 billion in 2012

COPENHAGEN – The value of procurement of goods and services by the United Nations was $15.4 billion in 2012, with some of the largest sums spent on pharmaceuticals, medical equipment, food, transportation and construction.

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South Sudan - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #5, Fiscal Year (FY) 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

President of South Sudan Salva Kiir dismisses vice president and dissolves presidential cabinet

Conflict displaces an estimated 100,000 people in Pibor County

Limited humanitarian activities commence in Pibor County and surrounding areas of Jonglei State

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The United States and R2P: From Words to Action

USIP, Partners Release Report on Realizing ‘Responsibility to Protect’

By: Thomas Omestad

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L’Initiative Présidentielle Contre le Paludisme - Septième Rapport Annuel Avril 2013

Sommaire Exécutif

«Les Etats-Unis vont se joindre à nos alliés pour éradiquer l‘extrême pauvreté au cours des deux prochaines décennies…en sauvant les enfants du monde des morts évitables...» –-Président Barack Obama, Discours sur l’état de l’Union, 12 Février 2013

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US, Switzerland Back IOM Emergency Operations in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

Democratic Republic of the Congo - IOM’s efforts to aid thousands of internally displaced people (IDPs) in the Eastern DRC have received a boost with contributions of USD 3 million from the United States Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) to launch the Rapid Assistance Programme for Internal Displacement (RAPID) Fund for Eastern DRC, and CHF 590,000 (USD 670,000) from the Swiss Agency of Development and Cooperation (SDC.)

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USAID/DCHA DRC Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #2 - FY 2013

Ongoing fighting, looting, and repeated displacement have disrupted livelihoods, agricultural activities, and access to local markets. Food security is further impacted by flood- and disease-induced crop and livestock losses.

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RDC : l’USAID promet un financement de 15 millions USD pour l’éducation de base

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Radio Okapi

Le gouvernement des Etats-Unis d’Amérique à travers l’Agence américaine pour le développement international (USAID) investira un montant supplémentaire de 15 millions de dollars américains pour améliorer l’accès équitable à l’éducation de base en RDC.

Dans un communiqué, l’Administrateur adjoint de l’USAID pour le Bureau de la croissance économique, Eric Postel, a déclaré que «ce nouveau financement contribuera aux efforts les trois prochaines années pour redoubler d’efforts et s’assurer que les enfants ont accès à l’école».

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Global Estimates 2012 - People displaced by disasters

98% of all displacement in 2012 was related to climate- and weather-related events, with flood disasters in India and Nigeria accounting for 41% of global displacement in 2012.

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South Sudan - Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #3, Fiscal Year (FY) 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Violence in Jonglei State displaces civilians and restricts humanitarian access

  • U.S. Government (USG) provides additional $5 million to assist populations in South Sudan

  • Humanitarian community pre-positions relief supplies in advance of rainy season