- UNHCR Global Appeal 2015 Update EN / FR
- Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (S/2014/956) EN / FR
- Brookings: Now What? The International Response to Internal Displacement in the DRC
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- 2015 Aperçu des besoins humanitaires
- Plan de réponse humanitaire 2015
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Plus de 300 personnes vivent dans des conditions difficiles après qu’une forte pluie a détruit 80 maisons, il y a une semaine, dans la localité de Katogota, située à plus de 60 km au Sud de Bukavu (Sud-Kivu). Selon le président du Conseil territorial de la jeunesse d’Uvira, André Byadunia, ces personnes passent la nuit à la belle étoile.
Mweka, le 27 novembre 2014 (caritasdev.cd): Un orage accompagné de pluie a frappé la cité de Mapeya au diocèse de Mweka ce mardi, 25/11/2014, à 2 heures du matin. Le bilan, tel que dressé par Monsieur l’Abbé Albert Manshimba Badikolele, Coordonnateur de la Caritas Développement Diocésaine Mweka, se présente comme suit :
Des blessés graves ;
Plus de 100 ménages vivent sans abris, sans soins médicaux et sans habits ;
La route entrecoupée à plusieurs endroits par les arbres tombés ;
Des Centres de Santé et Maternités détruits ;
Pakistan: Drought conditions in Sindh have affected nearly 1.7 million people; nearly 500 have died in Tharparkar, including 296 children. In FATA, the number of people displaced by the military’s operation Khyber One in the Tirah Valley has grown to 440,000 people, adding to 993,000 displaced by operations in North Waziristan.
Liberia: Two million children are thought to be affected by the consequences of the Ebola epidemic. High levels of unemployment are affecting income: 70% of households in a recent survey said they do not have enough money to afford food.
De nombreuses écoles ne fonctionnent plus, depuis une semaine, dans le territoire de Kabalo (Katanga) à la suite des pluies qui s’abattent dans cette partie du pays.
Selon le chef de la sous-division de l’EPSP, Symphorien Kibanza, certains établissements scolaires ont détruits par les eaux de pluies. Cette situation prive les cours à plus de 500 élèves.
Dix personnes sont décédées à la suite d’une pluie torrentielle qui s’est abattue, lundi 20 octobre, dans la ville de Kolwezi, située à 343 km à l’Ouest de Lubumbashi (Katanga).Ces victimes ont été recensées dans le quartier Kasulo dont les habitants ont transformé en carrière d’exploitation minière artisanale.
Selon le chef de ce quartier, trois creuseurs artisanaux sont morts ensevelis dans un puits d’extraction de cuivre et leurs corps sont actuellement gardés dans la morgue de l’hôpital de Mwangezi.
DRC - Severe Weather (Local Media)
Heavy rainfall affected the eastern DRC province of North Kivu on 4 October, according to local media. Three people have reportedly died, with two more missing and eight injured in Bweremana, while 50 houses were destroyed in Kyabondo.
On 5 October, the city of Kalemie in central-eastern DRC was also affected by rainfall, with floods reportedly killing one person.
Seize personnes ont été tuées par la foudre en trois semaines à Kabinda centre et à Lubao, a indiqué mardi 16 septembre le chef de service des droits humains de Kabinda (Kasaï-Oriental), David Mulembwe, et plusieurs sources concordantes. Le dernier cas est intervenu lundi dernier dans deux localités proches de Kabinda, faisant quatre morts et deux maisons incendiées.
Syria: Syrian refugee numbers have grown by a million in a year, and now exceed three million, while the journey out of Syria is getting tougher. 42 children were reported killed by government strikes over 29-31 August, while in IS-held areas there are reports of routine executions and amputations.
Syria: Only 41% of Syria’s public hospitals are fully operational. The latest in a number of local truces around Damascus has been agreed between state forces and opposition in Qadam. 191,369 people were reported killed March 2011–April 2014, mainly in Rural Damascus, Aleppo, Homs, Idleb, Dar’a and Hama, according to new UN figures.
Snapshot 6 - 12 August
Central African Republic: The CAR President Catherine Samba-Panza named a Muslim as the new Prime Minister. Renewed clashes have displaced 20,000 people in Batafango (Ouham) since July and 17,000 people in Bambari (Ouaka) since June. A total of 890 security incidents were recorded in 2014, hampering humanitarian access.
Snapshot 30 July–5 August
OPt: As a 72-hour truce begins, 1,179 civilians have been reported killed since Operation Protective Edge started. A third of the population of the Gaza Strip – 485,000 people – have been displaced, an increase of 270,000 since last week. Most IDPs are staying in schools, which are severely overcrowded. The health system is overwhelmed.
Snapshot 22-29 July 2014
oPt: 1,067 are reported killed in Gaza since the beginning of Operation Protective Edge. 215,000 people have been displaced, and shelter conditions are a major concern. Damage to critical infrastructure, including the only power station in Gaza and health facilities, is heavily restricting access to basic services. Insecurity is also impeding humanitarian access.
Snapshot 16–22 July
oPT: 583 have been reported killed and over 100,000 displaced since Operation Protective Edge began on 8 July. There are urgent needs for essential drugs, shelter, water, and food assistance in the Gaza Strip, requiring greater humanitarian space.
Snapshot 9–15 July
oPT: 178 Palestinians have been killed since the launch of Israel’s Operation Protective Edge on 8 July. Around 17,000 people have sought shelter in UNRWA schools. Rockets from Syria and Lebanon have hit the north of Israel, raising fears of the conflict spreading.
Democratic Republic of Congo: More than 30,000 people are estimated to have been displaced in North Kivu, South Kivu, and Katanga in June, due to FARDC military operations and fighting between armed groups.
Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone: The Ebola outbreak that started at the beginning of 2014 has resurged, with more than 635 cases recorded, including 399 deaths, as of 23 June. WHO is urging a wider, inter-country response to the subregional crisis.
South Sudan: SAM was found to be at 6% from a screening of 500,000 children. In Bentiu UN base, the under-five mortality rate has passed the emergency threshold. 2,300 cases of cholera have been reported.
Iraq: 1.2 million people have been displaced by the ISIL June offensive and the Anbar crisis. Humanitarian access to militant-held areas remains a challenge. The security situation in Anbar, Ninevah, Salah al Din and Diyala is volatile and unpredictable. Host communities are facing difficulties assisting new IDPs and over 226,000 Syrian refugees.
Pakistan: The military offensive against the Taliban in North Waziristan has reportedly killed up to 30 Taliban and displaced at least 300,000 people to neighbouring provinces as well as Afghanistan.
Iraq: The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and its allies have overrun non-Kurdish controlled areas Ninevah and significant areas of neighbouring Salah al Din and Kirkuk governorates, as well as part of northern Diyala. Access is severely limited, and hundreds of thousands of displaced persons are in need of humanitarian assistance.
Iraq: An estimated 500,000 Iraqis have fled Mosul following the city’s takeover by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant. The IDPs are fleeing from the west to the east of the city, to other parts of Ninevah governorate, and to the Kurdistan region. Indiscriminate shelling is reportedly continuing. In Anbar governorate, armed violence has displaced close to half a million people so far this year.
CAR: The security situation in Bangui has reportedly deteriorated; 25 have been killed in renewed clashes. Violence has disrupted the April–May planting season, which will likely lead to below-average 2014–2015 harvests.
Syria: 241,000 people are estimated to be living under siege, 196,000 besieged by government forces, and 45,000 by opposition forces. Nearly 2,000 civilians are reported to have been killed in air strikes on Aleppo this year. Humanitarian access to both government and opposition controlled areas dropped significantly in May.