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25 Nov 2015 description
report UNAIDS

On estime que 15,8 millions de personnes sont désormais sous traitement contre le VIH, soit deux fois plus qu’il y a cinq ans, tandis que les pays adoptent la Stratégie d’accélération à l’aide de données permettant d’affiner la prestation des services de prévention et de traitement du VIH afin d’atteindre les personnes laissées pour compte

24 Nov 2015 description
report UNAIDS

Countries adopt UNAIDS Fast-Track Strategy to double number of people on life-saving HIV treatment by 2020

An estimated 15.8 million people are now on HIV treatment, a doubling from five years ago, as countries adopt the UNAIDS Fast-Track Strategy using data to fine-tune delivery of HIV prevention and treatment services to reach people being left behind

20 Nov 2015 description

The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) supports Objective 1 of the Action Plan for Children in Adversity through comprehensive programming working to promote sound development of children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. Early childhood development (ECD) is a critical component for breaking the cycle of poverty and inequality, particularly among this most vulnerable young population.

20 Nov 2015 description


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

Summary of WFP assistance:

In 2015, WFP implemented a Country Programme (CP) aligned with the WFP Strategic Plan and based on two pillars of the Country Strategy: i) Access to adequate and nutritious food and basic social services; and ii) Risk and disaster management. The CP is composed of four components:

16 Nov 2015 description

Bunia, 7 Novembre 2015 - Dans le cadre du programme « Ilots de Stabilité » de la MONUSCO, 48 pairs éducateurs de Gety, dont 12 femmes ont été formés, du 3 au 7 Novembre par la section VIH/Sida. L’objectif est de doter des personnes référentes avec les connaissances nécessaires pour sensibiliser la population de Gety aux moyens de prévention et de lutte contre le VIH/Sida.

05 Nov 2015 description

Beni, 18 October, 2015 – A five-day training workshop on HIV Peer Education has ended in the North Kivu Provincial town of Beni, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The training workshop, organized by the HIV/AIDS Section of MONUSCO in collaboration with the Military Training Cell took place from 13 to 17 October at the Nepalese Battalion (NEPBATT) Head Quarters. Participants at the workshop were drawn from the Nepalese, Malawian, and Tanzanian Battalions based in Beni.

30 Oct 2015 description
report UN Children's Fund


 On 8th October the relocation of Burundian refugees from overcrowded Nyarugusu camp and transfer of new asylum seekers from entry points to newly established Nduta camp has started. As of 22nd October Nduta hosted some 11,097 persons against a planned capacity of 35,000 refugees.

 Preparations for a third camp, Mtendeli, are progressing (planned capacity of 25,000 refugees).
Expected date for opening is 09 Nov.

15 Oct 2015 description

Bunia, 13 octobre 2015 : L’unité VIH/SIDA de la MONUSCO, en collaboration avec ses partenaires, a organisé, le 03 octobre, une journée de renforcement des capacités des infirmiers, des relais communautaires et du réseau des femmes du village Kunda sur les questions relatives au VIH/SIDA, au planning familial et aux violences sexuelles et sexistes.

10 Oct 2015 description

Faits saillants

  • La Ligne Verte (4040) a reçu plus de 700 appels pendant la crise à Bangui.

  • L’assistance alimentaire supportée par le PAM a débuté sur 8 sites à Bangui.

  • La tendance au retour se confirme avec une baisse de 45% des nouveaux déplacés sur les sites.

Déplacés internes dans les sites de Bangui 48.131

Réfugiés 1.086

Morts 77

Blessés 414

Aperçu de la situation

01 Oct 2015 description

Refugee emergency in Europe: UNHCR appeals for USD 128 million

22 Sep 2015 description

Bangladesh: 1.5 million people are affected by flooding, which has displaced around 320,000 people in the areas of Cox's Bazar, Chittagong, and Bandarban. Shelter, WASH and food security are key priorities. 15 out 24 rivers are over danger levels as heavy rainfall continues.

Libya: An estimated 2,244 people have died this year as a result of conflict, and nearly one-third of the country’s population is affected. Humanitarian access remains severely restricted.

21 Sep 2015 description
report The Global Fund

Executive Summary

The Global Fund partnership brings together a myriad of strengths: finances; technical expertise; the experience and knowledge of communities affected by HIV, tuberculosis and malaria; innovation; and a capacity for constant evolution. The partners who comprise the Global Fund come with diverse abilities and points of view, yet they share a determination to serve people, to strive for social justice, and to achieve impact against HIV, TB and malaria and ultimately end the epidemics.

20 Sep 2015 description

Bunia –17 September 2015: MONUSCO jointly with Gender, Family and Children in Ituri were invited by a local NGO to carry out an evaluation mission on respect for women’s rights, fight against gender-based violence and the local response to HIV/AIDs epidemics in Kunda, administrative town of Babele Be.

After being welcomed by the representatives of the local authorities in Kunda, the Gender Office in Ituri and the sections women’s and child Protection, HIV/AIDs and UNPOL of MONUSCO took concerns from a group representing the women from Kunda on the gender-based violence.

18 Sep 2015 description
report Caritas

Kinshasa, le 18 septembre 2015 (caritasdev.cd) : l’équipe de coordination du projet de lutte contre la Tuberculose de la Caritas Congo vient d’effectuer une mission qui lui a permis de s’imprégnerdes réalités (difficultés, contraintes, défis à relever) du terrain. (Click here to read the English version) Cette mission s’est étendue sur la période allant du 19 juin au 14 août 2015 dans différents axes, à savoir : du 19 juin au 27 juin 2015,à Bukavu et Bunia ; ensuite du 19 au 26 juillet 2015à Kananga ; et du 10 au 14 août 2015à Kisantu.

15 Sep 2015 description

Snapshot 9–15 September 2015

Afghanistan: The number of severely food insecure has risen to 1.5 million people, according to a new assessment. 7.3 million people are moderately food insecure. Food security among IDPs is worsening, with around 200,000 people reported to be in need of immediate assistance.

08 Sep 2015 description

Snapshot 2–8 September 2015

Yemen: The health system in Taizz governorate is close to collapse. All public hospitals have closed, and the remaining health facilities are overwhelmed by severely injured people as well as a dengue outbreak. Access remains severely restricted across the country. Hudaydah port, the main entry point for humanitarian supplies in north and central Yemen, remains closed, and road transport from Aden port to northern governorates remains limited.