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03 Feb 2016 description
report Oxfam

Oxfam's vision is a just world without poverty: a world in which people can influence decisions which affect their lives, enjoy rights and assume responsibilities as citizens of an equal world. Underpinned by a strategic plan, Oxfam commits to achieving six strategic goals:

29 Jan 2016 description

60 million PEOPLE WILL BE AFFECTED BY EL NIÑO IN THE FOUR MOST AFFECTED REGIONS

2.8 million PEOPLE REQUIRE HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE IN GUATEMALA AND HONDURAS

10.2 million PEOPLE IN NEED OF EMERGENCY FOOD IN ETHIOPIA

14 million FOOD INSECURE PEOPLE IN SOUTHERN AFRICA – EXCLUDING SOUTH AFRICA

El Niño status

28 Jan 2016 description

La RDC est sujette aux catastrophes naturelles telles que les inondations, glissements de terrain, éruptions volcaniques, séismes, etc. Pour appuyer le pays dans sa stratégie de Réduction des risques de catastrophes naturelles (RRC), le Programme alimentaire mondial (PAM) et le Programme des Nations Unies pour le développement (PNUD) offrent à la Protection civile congolaise des équipements et du matériel pour renforcer ses capacités et soutenir la plate-forme d’experts qui conseillera les Ministères en charge de la gestion des risques de catastrophes.

22 Jan 2016 description

Avec le soutien de ses principaux partenaires (JICA, OMS, UNICEF), le Ministère de la Santé Publique a organisé à Kinshasa une formation sur la gestion et le contrôle de la Maladie à virus Ebola

19 Jan 2016 description

UNEP’s Disasters and Conflicts sub-programme is comprised of four operational pillars: post-crisis environmental assessment, post-crisis environmental recovery, disaster risk reduction and environmental cooperation for peacebuilding.

18 Dec 2015 description
Horn of Africa -version 5
Technical Annex - version 5

AMOUNT: EUR 93 000 000

  1. MAJOR CHANGE SINCE THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE HIP

Fourth modification as of 16/12/2015

A shift between the specific objectives of the Financing Decision is necessary in order to adapt to the current humanitarian situation, which results in the following new breakdown of the HIP budget, namely EUR 80 050 000 under Man-made crises and EUR 12 950 000 under Natural disasters.

Third modification as of 15/10/2015

04 Dec 2015 description
report Oxfam

Welcome to A Rights in Crisis Guide to Influencing.

This guide is an essential resource for all those wanting to understand how the humanitarian system works, who to influence and what issues to campaign on in order to ensure respect for the rights of women, men, girls and boys at risk or affected by conflicts and disasters.

20 Nov 2015 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Abnormal rainfall patterns during 2014/2015 have contributed to a spike in food insecurity, which is currently affecting at least 27.4 m people regionally (and this excludes Angola, which has yet to publish official figures; and Madagascar, which did not present to SADC, but where 1.9 m people are food insecure, of which 460,000 people are severely so). In Malawi and Zimbabwe, 2.8 m and 1.5 m people are food insecure respectively.

18 Nov 2015 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Conflict and adverse climatic conditions continue to drive humanitarian needs in the region

  • Acute sectoral needs continue to be reported in Ethiopia

  • Flood preparedness in full swing as El Niño expected to cause serious flooding in the region

  • Civilian death tolls and human rights violations on the rise in Burundi

  • Urgent access needed to prevent food crisis in Unity State, South Sudan

Regional humanitarian outlook

10 Nov 2015 description

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

This report has been developed collectively with humanitarian partners in the region to inform preparedness and advocacy efforts to mitigate and manage humanitarian risk in the Horn of Africa and Great Lakes region . It presents a four-month trend analysis from June to September 2015 and a humanitarian outlook from October to December 2015. It is the second report in the series and updates the previous scenario report which was published in May 2015.

02 Nov 2015 description

Faits saillants

  • Un an après, la situation des sinistrés des fortes pluies de Kalehe ne s’est pas améliorée

  • 9 500 réfugiés burundais du site de Lusenda se sont procuré des vivres de leur choix.

Aperçu de la situation

08 Oct 2015 description
report Caritas Australia

Goma, le 07 octobre 2015 (caritasdev.cd) : Le « Projet Shifting The Power » through local organisations, avec les travaux organisés à son sujet dernièrement à Goma, dans l’Est de la République Démocratique du Congo (RDC), a procédé à son lancement. Caritas Congo Asbl, parmi d’autres Ong au niveau local, est partie prenante dans ce projet au vu de sa localisation dans la capitale du pays.

01 Oct 2015 description

From the director

2014 was a devastating year with record numbers of people living in internal displacement induced by conflict, violence, disasters and natural hazards. Meeting the immense needs generated by these calamities remains one of the most challenging humanitarian tasks faced by the international community in modern times. To address these serious situations, IDMC in 2014 published 20 country overviews, 2 global reports, 8 thematic/technical reports, 32 blogs, 8 briefing/discussion papers, 22 submissions to human rights bodies.

31 Aug 2015 description

Bukavu, 27 August 2015 — Dr. Mamadou Pethe Diallo, the new Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in charge of humanitarian affairs made his first visit to South Kivu province.

Upon arriving at Kavumu airport on Thursday 27 August, the Deputy Special Representative made a courtesy call to provincial authorities in Bukavu, South-Kivu and visited Panzi hospital.

19 Aug 2015 description

Au moins cinq personnes ont été tuées, plus de 60 blessées et plus de 1 500 maisons détruites dans plusieurs localités, selon la mission d’évaluation conduite le 8 août par le service de Protection civile du Gouvernement et la Croix-Rouge nationale. Tel est le bilan d’un tremblement de terre de magnitude 5,8 qui a été enregistré au Sud-Kivu aux premières heures du matin du 7 août. Les régions les plus affectées sont Kalehe et Katana qui ont enregistré les morts, et plus de 50% de maisons détruites.