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02 Dec 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Insecurity increases population displacement, humanitarian needs in Greater Equatoria, Unity

  • Relief actors continue cholera response efforts across South Sudan

  • Ongoing conflict increases number of South Sudanese refugees

KEY DEVELOPMENTS

02 Dec 2016 description

Faits saillants

  • Une allocation 4 millions pour lutter contre l’épidémie de choléra dans la Tshopo et 5 autres provinces.

  • L’insécurité entrave les activités humanitaires dans certaines zones du Sud Irumu.

  • Besoin de plus de financement pour la prise en charge des victimes de violences sexuelles.

Aperçu de la situation

01 Dec 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

 Violence, floods displace an estimated 19,000 people in Kaga-Bandoro

 Response agencies address needs of populations affected by Bria clashes

 Donors pledge nearly $2.3 billion for emergency and long-term activities in CAR; UN releases 2017 HNO

01 Dec 2016 description

Introduction

The Crisis Overview 2016: Humanitarian Trends and Risks for 2017, outlines the countries where needs are greatest, and growing, as we approach the end of 2016.

01 Dec 2016 description

PEOPLE IN NEED IN 2016: 6.1M

PEOPLE TARGETED IN 2016: 5.1M

PEOPLE REACHED IN Q1 2016: 2.89 M

In the second quarter of 2016, the humanitarian situation in South Sudan remained critical, with the onset of the lean season, fighting and displacement in new locations, the spread of measles and the beginning of a cholera outbreak in June.

29 Nov 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Violent protests broke out over the postponement of presidential polls between demonstrators and police forces on 19 & 20 September in Kinshasa. Opposition groups claimed that more than 50 people were killed, while the Government said 17 people died.

  • At least 680 civilians were killed in the 120 attacks in Beni territory since October 2014. Victims and witnesses described brutal attacks in which assailants methodically kill people with guns, axes and machetes. The actual number of victims could be much higher.

29 Nov 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Hello, I am Glodi, a Child Reporter from Kinshasa. My article is about the Global Handwashing Day and our great advocacy for the children of the city and secondary school students to also benefit from the Healthy Villages and Schools program. It’s been two years now since we, Child Reporters of Kinshasa, have been advocating for an end to the discrimination that allows only children living in rural areas and those attending primary schools to benefit from the Healthy Villages and Schools program in the DRC.

« Choosing to wash hands is choosing health »

29 Nov 2016 description
report UN Children's Fund

Bonjour, je suis Glodi, Enfant-Reporter de Kinshasa. Mon article parle de la Journée Mondiale du lavage des mains et de notre grand plaidoyer pour que les enfants des villes et les élèves du secondaires aussi puissent profiter du programme des Villages et écoles assainis. Ça fait deux ans que nous, Enfants Reporters de Kinshasa, menons un plaidoyer pour mettre fin à la discrimination qui fait qu’en RDC seuls les enfants qui vivent en milieu rural et ceux qui étudient dans les écoles primaires bénéficient du programme Ecoles et Villages Assainis.

28 Nov 2016 description

Les partenaires du secteur santé de la République Démocratique du Congo (Groupe Inter bailleurs Santé, Cluster Santé, Cluster WASH, GIBEA et Groupe des Bailleurs Humanitaires) se mobilisent pour une approche multisectorielle effi cace de la lutte contre le choléra.

25 Nov 2016 description

A. Situation analysis

Description of the disaster

Since the beginning of the month of November, rains and winds have hit the town of Gemena, headquarters of the province of Sud-Ubangi. Gemena town is located 3 hours by air (979 Km) from the town of Kinshasa. with a total population of 350,511 people (source: Provincial Mayor).

On 9 November 2016, rain and violent winds intensified, causing extensive floods in the Gemena neighbourhoods located on the banks of rivers Mombonga, Sukia and Labo.

24 Nov 2016 description
report Samuel Hall

This report provides an evidence-based strategy for increasing employment opportunities and skills development for protracted and recent refugees in Kakuma refugee camp. By focusing on economic integration and capacity development, it directly contributes to the durable and transitional solutions agenda. This research was commissioned by the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) and Action Africa Help International( (AAHI) and funded by UNHCR.

22 Nov 2016 description

KEY FIGURES

362,478*
South Sudanese arrivals since 8 July 2016, based on field reports (as of 31 Oct)

1,259,036*
Total South Sudanese refugees as of 31 Oct (both pre and post Dec 2013 caseload and new arrivals)

260,453
Refugees in South Sudan

1.73 M
Internally Displaced People (IDPs) in South Sudan, including 202,019 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site

22 Nov 2016 description

KEY FIGURES

INSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

260,453 Refugees in South Sudan

1,8 M IDPs in South Sudan, including 204,370 people in UNMISS Protection of Civilians site

US $276 million Funding requested for comprehensive needs in 2016

US $132 million Funding requested for priority needs in 2016

OUTSIDE SOUTH SUDAN

22 Nov 2016 description

(Kinshasa/New York, 22 novembre) : Le Coordonnateur humanitaire en République Démocratique du Congo, Dr Mamadou Diallo, vient d’allouer trois enveloppes pour un total de 26 millions de dollars US via le Fonds Humanitaire afin de répondre aux besoins urgents de plus de 4 millions de personnes affectées par la crise humanitaire qui sévit dans l’Est du pays.

22 Nov 2016 description

by DJAOUNSEDE MADJIANGAR

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the World Food Program (WFP), in partnership with non-governmental organizations, Mercy Corps, Diakonia and PAP DRC have today achieved a money transfer operation aimed at responding to the priority needs of 92,000 vulnerable people affected by armed conflicts in the territories of Lubero and Rutshuru in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

21 Nov 2016 description

À l’occasion de la Journée mondiale des toilettes, ACTED présente son travail dans le domaine de l’eau, hygiène et assainissement en RDC.

Trois projets eau, hygiène et assainissement menés en RDC par les équipes ACTED

21 Nov 2016 description

EN BREF

60.261
Réfugiés sudsoudanais en RDC, dont la plupart sont nouvellement arrivés.

96.472
Réfugiés centrafricains en RDC.

33.862
Réfugiés burundais en RDC.

552.552
Réfugiés de la RDC en Afrique.

4.980
Réfugiés rapatriés de la RDC en 2016.

Personnes relevant de la compétence du HCR
436.874 réfugiés, 1.960.1982 * déplacés internes

21 Nov 2016 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 60,261
    South Sudanese refugees in DRC, most of them new arrivals.

  • 96,472
    Refugees from the Central African Republic in DRC.

  • 33,862
    Refugees from Burundi in DRC

  • 552,552
    Congolese refugees in African countries

  • 4,980
    Refugees repatriated from DRC in 2016.