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29 Apr 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Significant funding shortfalls in UNHCR’s operations put refugees and internally displaced populations at risk in the Central African Republic (CAR) and the sub-region;

  • In CAR, UNHCR and UNDP identified pilot areas in displaced sites in Bangui to initiate voluntary return assistance;

  • UNHCR and its partners conducted a large-scale vaccination campaign in Chad, reaching some 11,000 refugee children;

28 Apr 2016 description

Executive summary

Since its inception ten years ago, the DRC Humanitarian Fund (DRC HF) has mobilized nearly $925 million and allocated more than $893 million through 1,250 projects.

27 Apr 2016 description

Humanitarian situation

Key messages

  • The number of forcibly displaced people (refugees and internally displaced people) has continued to rise alarmingly in 2015 and 2016, calling for increased humanitarian assistance worldwide.

25 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • WFP’s main priority is to provide food assistance to refugees and build national capacity to design and manage home-grown hunger solutions.

  • Sufficient resources are needed to feed the growing number of refugees in camps and to treat and prevent malnutrition among children, pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.

  • School feeding in camps and in food insecure districts ensures children getting meals, maintains attendance and reduces dropouts.

25 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • The protracted relief and recovery operation (PRRO) is facing serious resource shortfalls. Food assistance for assets and food for training activities have been suspended because of limited funding. WFP requires immediate contributions to meet the needs of vulnerable people in Burundi.

  • The current political instability, economic decline and El Nino-related flooding continues to have a significant impact on humanitarian needs within the country.

24 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

• La lutte contre le choléra doit s’intensifier dans la Province du Haut-Lomami

• Lubumbashi a besoin d’un centre supplémentaire de traitement de choléra

• Près de 6 000 retournés de Manda et Mwepu Tanda, Territoire de Pweto, ont besoin d’une assistance multisectorielle

Besoins et Réponses humanitaires

Épidémies

Choléra

24 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Kalehe : plus de 500 élèves retrouvent le chemin de l’école suite au plaidoyer des humanitaires pour libérer leur école de la présence des militaires

  • 70 510 enfants et adolescents ciblés par une campagne de vaccination contre la rougeole à Idjwi

Aperçu de la situation

24 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Inondations dans le Tanganyika : plus de 130 000 personnes affectées dans le Territoire de Manono entre janvier et mars 2016

  • Près de 8 000 personnes retournées dans les territoires de Manono et Nyunzu sont sans assistance humanitaire

Aperçu de la situation

22 Apr 2016 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

Début février, le Coordonnateur Humanitaire a alloué US$ 960 000 au Programme Alimentaire Mondial pour les besoins alimentaires d’urgence des personnes déplacées, retournées et des familles d’accueil vulnérables dans la zone de Miriki au Nord Kivu.
Entre janvier et mars 2016 et sur financement du Fonds Humanitaire :

  • 613 305 repas chauds ont été préparés et distribués à 3 245 réfugiés centrafricains nouvellement arrivés dans les centres de transit du Nord et Sud Ubangi ;

22 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 45 000 personnes déplacés dans sept sites sont affectées par les opérations militaires dans la zone de Mpati ; Presque 24 000 déplacés à risque de déguerpissement.

  • Les humanitaires sont en train d’évaluer les besoins humanitaires dans la zone de Mpati et plaident pour l’amélioration des conditions sécuritaires.

Aperçu de la situation

20 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • The School Feeding Programme faces critical shortfalls from May 2016 onwards.

  • In March, food assistance was provided for 14,389 CAR refugees.

  • In March, food assistance was also provided for 3,296 DRC refugees.

19 Apr 2016 description

Syria: In recent weeks, clashes between Islamic State and other non-government forces over the border area between Turkey and Syria have intensified. IDPs in camps located along the border are at risk: over 35,000 have fled the area since 14 April and are in need of protection. Additional displacement is likely.

18 Apr 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • 22,376 refugee children in Nakivale and Oruchinga settlements were reached through the UNICEF, District Local Government and Ministry of Health supported vaccination campaigns.

  • 1,645 ECD going children have benefited from the construction of 12 ECD classroom blocks, with support from UNICEF in Nakivale, the Burundi hosting refugee settlement.

16 Apr 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

10,000 Refugee children participated in child friendly spaces activities

9,000 Vulnerable IDPs received non-food items from UNHCR and partners

7,767 Additional refugees registered across South Sudan since 1 January 2016

1,116 Refugees and refugee response stakeholders received training by UNHCR

15 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Près de 80 000 personnes menacées d’insécurité alimentaire à la suite du ravage des cultures par des criquets dans le Territoire d’Aru.

  • Environ 7 000 personnes déplacées récemment signalées à Irumu centre.

  • La persistance des conflits inter communautaires dans le sud Irumu préoccupe les humanitaires.

Aperçu de la situation

13 Apr 2016 description

Highlights

  • Poor road conditions, coupled with a deteriorating security situation in eastern DRC, is negatively affecting WFP’s ability to deliver food assistance.

  • WFP is currently providing assistance to refugees fleeing turmoil and insecurity in their home countries, including the CentralAfrican Republic (CAR), Burundi and South Sudan.

  • Due to funding constraints, WFP will have to halt food assistance to CAR refugees from July 2016.

12 Apr 2016 description

Iraq: The humanitarian situation in besieged Fallujah continues to deteriorate. Supply lines have been cut off since December, when government forces surrounded the city. Islamic State is reportedly preventing people from leaving. Prices of basic food stuffs are 500% above December prices for the third consecutive month. Acute shortages of food, medicine and fuel, as well as cases of starvation and suicide, have been reported.

08 Apr 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 2 620 retournés de Pweto ont besoin d’une assistance humanitaire

  • La réponse aux catastrophes naturelles manque de financement.

Besoins et Réponses humanitaires

Épidémies

Choléra