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23 Mar 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

164,571

The camp population as at 28th February 2017. The figure is inclusive of Kalobeyei population.

2,069

Number of South Sudanese new arrivals registered in the month of February 2017

23,642

The population currently hosted at Kalobeyei Settlement.

FUNDING

USD 65M Requested for Kakuma operation.

Funded 31%

Gap 69%

PRIORITIES

23 Mar 2017 description
  • UNHCR distributes relief items to IDPs in Western Bahr el Ghazal: In Wau, UNHCR distributed non-food items (NFIs) to 4,483 most vulnerable IDPs including 1,175 at Nog-lima, 1,262 at Ngisa 2,046 at the Episcopal Church (ECS) of Sudan premises outside Wau town. NFIs included dignity kits for women of reproductive age, pieces of soap, secondhand clothes, jerry cans, and buckets. This intervention comes after the government granted access to the Baggari area, which has been inaccessible to aid agencies since 2016.
22 Mar 2017 description

Clean water is a key tool in the fight against hunger

Every year on March 22, people around the globe celebrate World Water Day: an opportunity to spotlight and take meaningful action to tackle the solvable water problems that millions of people around the world experience each day.

22 Mar 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • In Ouaka Prefecture, FPRC coalition has taken control of the most important UPC strongholds outside Bambari. The UNICEF-led RRM is responding to the displacement all around Bambari area. UNICEF Bambari and humanitarian actors in place set a Contingency Plan covering at least 15,000 additional IDPs.

19 Mar 2017 description

Depuis janvier 2016, dans la zone de santé de Manono, dans la province du Tanganiyka, au sud-est de la RDC, des pluies diluviennes provoquent d’importantes inondations. 56 000 personnes habitant le territoire de Manono ont été exposées aux conséquences des catastrophes naturelles.

17 Mar 2017 description

Faits saillants

• L’épidémie de choléra se stabilise dans le Territoire de Mambasa.

• 85% des 3 642 cas de violences sexuelles basées sur le genre rapportés dans l’ancienne Province Orientale se sont produits en Ituri.

• Plus de 11 600 personnes retournées victimes de conflits fonciers attendent une aide au retour.

Aperçu de la situation

16 Mar 2017 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

· The arrival rate for South Sudanese refugees into Uganda is still high at almost 2,000 per day.

· Women and children fleeing conflict from South Sudan, DR Congo and Burundi are in desperate need of critical health services, clean water, education, and support to help them deal with the extreme stress they have experienced. However, UNICEF’s Humanitarian Action for Children (HAC) appeal is only 6 per cent funded to date.

16 Mar 2017 description

Overview

A severe drought, associated with the El Niño phenomena, resulted in a humanitarian emergency in which an estimated 40 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance. Vulnerability assessments and analysis indicated that 23 million required immediate humanitarian assistance, as of June 2016.

In response to this, the Southern African Development Community launched a regional humanitarian appeal for $2.4 billion to support the needs of the affected population in the affected Member States.

16 Mar 2017 description

Key messages

  • Burundi is experiencing a multidimensional socio-economic crisis impacting different sectors and aspect of livelihoods, which has led to displacement and food insecurity. The violence that ensued after president Nkurunziza’s bid for a third term in office in 2015 triggered an exodus. More than 390 000 Burundians have fled the country and another 146 000 are reportedly internally displaced.

15 Mar 2017 description

Highlights

  • 200 Youths benefited from life skills and business training in February 2017

  • 142,520 Refugees and IDPs received non -food items assistance from UNHCR across South Sudan in February 2017

  • 9,123 Refugees living in Pamir camp as of 28 February 2017

  • 1,737 New arrivals from Sudan registered in South Sudan in February 2017

11 Mar 2017 description

Quand une pirogue fait office de clinique mobile

Ils ont dû pagayer sans relâche pendant près de deux heures pour parvenir à l’Unité de traitement du choléra (UTC) le plus proche, à Bolenge, près de Mbandaka, capitale de la province de l’Equateur. « Sans notre pirogue et l’intervention rapide du personnel médical, mon fils serait mort du choléra en décembre dernier », explique le père d’un jeune garçon de 9 ans. Il a survécu à cette maladie d’origine hydrique qui menace chaque année près de 5 millions de personnes en République Démocratique du Congo.

09 Mar 2017 description

Overview

In August 2016, violence erupted between congolese forces and militiamen Kamuina Nsapu, leading to nearly 400 casualties and many injuries in Dibaya Territory, Kasai Central. This violence spread to neighbouring Kasai and Kasai Oriental provinces.

As of 28 February 2017, these provinces hosted nearly 200,000 displaced people, including 52% of women. Nearly 165,000 people need primary healthcare; 45,000 people suffer from severe malnutrition and at least 38,000 school children can no longer attend school.

08 Mar 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

260,868 Refugees in South Sudan

1.893 M IDPs in South Sudan, including 223,994 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site

US $172 million Funding requested for comprehensive needs in 2017

US $125 million Funding requested for priority needs in 2017

OUTSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

1,609,200 South Sudanese refugees in neighboring countries (as of 28 February, 2017):

08 Mar 2017 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Depuis juillet 2016, plus de 370 000 personnes se sont déplacées suite aux violences entre Luba et Twa au Tanganyika

  • Près de 200 000 personnes ont été affectées par des violences nées d’un désaccord entre l’Etat congolais et un chef traditionnel au Kasaï

  • Au Tanganyika et dans les Kasaï, de nombreuses organisations ont dénoncé l’utilisation de mineurs par les groupes armés

  • Chaque jour, en moyenne, près de 250 citoyens Sud-Soudanais traversent la frontière congolaise

07 Mar 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

137,297*
South Sudanese arrivals in 2017, based on field reports as of 15 Feb

1,572,641*
Total South Sudanese refugees as of 15 Feb 2017 (pre and post Dec 2013 caseload and new arrivals)

260,868
Refugees in South Sudan

1.853 M
Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in South Sudan, including 223,994 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site

FUNDING

06 Mar 2017 description

APERÇU

En août 2016, les violences ont éclaté entre les forces de l’ordre congolaises et les miliciens du chef coutumier Kamuina Nsapu, entraînant près de 400 morts et de nombreux blessés dans le territoire de Dibaya dans la province du Kasaï Central. Ces violences se sont étendues dans les provinces voisines du Kasaï et du Kasaï Oriental.

04 Mar 2017 description

KEY FIGURES

162,863
The camp population as at 15th February 2017. The figure is inclusive of Kalobeyei population.

1187
Number of South Sudanese new arrivals registered during the reporting period.

22,405
The population currently hosted at Kalobeyei Settlement.

20 litres
The per capita water consumption per person per in Kakuma refugee.

FUNDING