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25 Nov 2014 description

Pakistan: Drought conditions in Sindh have affected nearly 1.7 million people; nearly 500 have died in Tharparkar, including 296 children. In FATA, the number of people displaced by the military’s operation Khyber One in the Tirah Valley has grown to 440,000 people, adding to 993,000 displaced by operations in North Waziristan.

Liberia: Two million children are thought to be affected by the consequences of the Ebola epidemic. High levels of unemployment are affecting income: 70% of households in a recent survey said they do not have enough money to afford food.

25 Nov 2014 description

La mission conjointe PAM/UNHCR conduite du 3 au 8 avril 2014 dans les 4 camps de réfugiés du Burundi, a mis en exergue le très haut degré de dépendance des réfugiés à l’assistance alimentaire, utilisée comme sources principales de consommation alimentaire et de revenu, par une vaste majorité. Cette situation semble identique à celle décrite par la précédente enquête JAM, conduite en 2010.

25 Nov 2014 description

Bukavu [ACTED News] – Les provinces de l’est de la RDC (Katanga, Sud et Nord Kivu) connaissent depuis deux mois une recrudescence des cas de choléra. Depuis le début de l’année, plus de 18 740 cas ont été recensés, dont plus de 260 mortels.

25 Nov 2014 description
report Mercy Corps

Clean water is essential to survival, but getting it is a constant challenge for millions of people around the world. It’s common for women and children to spend hours every day just traveling to find water, keeping kids from school and often putting mothers in dangerous situations.

Before Mercy Corps stepped in to help, this was the case in the the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo city, Goma — home to more than 750,000 residents.

21 Nov 2014 description
report UN Children's Fund

Highlights

  • Province Orientale: Raids and ambushes by suspected FRPI militia in South Irumu continue. In addition to extortion and looting house-hold goods, more than 100 rapes and 25 killings have been reported during the last 2 months. About 80,000 people are still in pendular displacement in the area. Government announcements of the surrender of a FPRI leader and his militia has led to hopes for an end to the violence and a demobilization in November. UNICEF is preparing to receive a large number of children as a part of this demobilization process.

20 Nov 2014 description

Faits saillants

  • Quatre personnes tuées dans une attaque à l’arme blanche à Manzati, dans le Territoire de Beni

  • Environ 6 000 écoliers du primaire et secondaires au nord de Beni risquent de perdre l’année scolaire 2014-2015 en raison de l’insécurité

  • Plus de 6 000 personnes déplacées et autres vulnérables assistées en vivres, articles ménagers essentiels et en eau, hygiène et assainissement au nord de Beni.

Contexte général

19 Nov 2014 description

Kalemie, RD Congo | AFP | mercredi 19/11/2014 - 07:38 GMT

Par Habibou BANGRE

Dans la pénombre du siège de l'Association Maman Uzima, Emerance Twandwe pèse minutieusement du sel jusqu'à atteindre 1.250 grammes. Bientôt les cristaux seront transformés en chlore pour lutter contre le choléra.

18 Nov 2014 description

Snapshot 12–18 November

Ethiopia: Waters have begun to recede from Leitchuor refugee camp in Gambella, but few refugees have returned to the camps so far, where alarming rates of severe malnutrition persist: 5.7% in Leitchuor, 7.8% in Kule, and 10% in Tierkidi. In SNNPR, flooding was reported, while in Oromia, water trucking has begun for populations affected by drought.

18 Nov 2014 description

Highlights

  • In recent years, Nigeria has been facing an armed insurgency in the three north-eastern States of Adamawa, Borno and Yobe, home to some 13 million people. On 14 May 2013, the Government of Nigeria declared a state of emergency in these three States and swiftly put in place operational measures for a counter-insurgency operation. As of May 2014, millions are believed to have been affected, with at least 650,000 of them internally displaced in the directly affected States.

17 Nov 2014 description
report UN Children's Fund

posted on NOVEMBER 15, 2014 by CHARLOTTE GOUT

The 15 November 2014 marks the official end to the Ebola virus epidemic in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It suffered 49 deaths (21 confirmed and 28 probable). The country can be proud of the work it has undertaken in the fight against the epidemic in the Boende health district, in the Province of Equateur.

15 Nov 2014 description
report UN Children's Fund

Le 15 novembre 2014 a officiellement marqué la fin de l’épidémie de la maladie à virus Ebola en République Démocratique du Congo (RDC). Elle a fait 49 morts (21 confirmés et 28 probables). Le pays peut être fier du travail accompli dans la lutte contre l’épidémie ayant frappé la zone de santé de Boende, dans la province de l’Equateur.

14 Nov 2014 description
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Technical annex-version 1 - French version

The activities proposed hereafter are still subject to the adoption of the financing decision ECHO/WWD/BUD/2015/01000

AMOUNT : EUR 47 000 000

1. CONTEXT

13 Nov 2014 description
report Radio Okapi

Les habitants de la cité de Mulongo, à plus de 400 km au nord-est de Kamina, dans le Katanga, n’ont plus accès à l’eau potable depuis 6 jours. La société civile locale a annoncé jeudi 13 novembre que le dernier puits encore en service dans cette cité de plus de 100 000 habitants est hors d’usage depuis 6 jours. Cette organisation citoyenne appelle les autorités provinciales à intervenir d’urgence pour prévenir les conséquences du recours, par cette population, aux eaux du lac Kabamba et du fleuve Congo.

12 Nov 2014 description

Faits saillants

  • Plus de 600 familles sinistrées de Kalehe reçoivent une assistance multisectorielle

Contexte général

11 Nov 2014 description

HIGHLIGHTS

  • As at 5th November 2014, Kakuma had received 44,131 asylum seekers from South Sudan. This brings the total camp population to 178,995. As at 5th November 176,279 refugees had been registered by UNHCR and DRA, with South Sudanese making up 49% of the registered population.