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20 Oct 2016 description


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

Réfugiés centrafricains en RDC.

Réfugiés burundais en RDC.

Réfugiés de la RDC en Afrique.

Réfugiés rapatriés de la RDC en 2016.

Personnes relevant de la compétence du HCR
429.613 réfugiés, 1.722.082 * déplacés internes

20 Oct 2016 description


  • 53,960
    South Sudanese refugees in DRC, most of them new arrivals
  • 96,079
    refugees from the Central African Republic in DRC
  • 33,295
    refugees from Burundi in DRC
  • 525,978
    Congolese refugees in African countries
  • 4,444
    refugees repatriated from DRC in 2016
13 Oct 2016 description
report World Bank, GFDRR


As we write this, Africa is suffering from the strongest El Niño it has faced in decades, causing major floods and droughts throughout Africa, leading to rising economic losses and major impacts on the lives and livelihoods of millions across the continent. Countries across the continent are declaring states of emergency, and are calling on the international community for support.

12 Oct 2016 description


  • Relief agencies scale up cholera response efforts following CARG declaration of cholera outbreak

  • IPC analysis in August indicates increase in food-insecure population from 1.7 million to 2 million people


  • Insecurity—including clashes among armed groups and attacks against humanitarian personnel and assets—in Central African Republic (CAR) continues to result in population displacement and hinder the delivery of life-saving humanitarian assistance.

12 Oct 2016 description

A variety of natural hazards—including cyclical drought, floods, and environmental degradation—are endemic to the East and Central Africa (ECA) region, where conflict, rapid population growth, and limited government response capacity have compounded humanitarian needs over the last decade. Between FY 2007 and FY 2016, USAID’s Office of U.S.

10 Oct 2016 description
report UN Security Council

I. Introduction

1. The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 2277 (2016), in which the Council requested me to report on the implementation of the commitments under the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Region.(1) It covers developments since the issuance of my report of 9 March 2016 (S/2016/232) and provides information on peace and security developments in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Great Lakes region until 20 September 2016.

07 Oct 2016 description

225.5 M required for 2016
38.0 M contributions received, representing 17% of requirements
187.4 M funding gap for the Central African Republic Situation

07 Oct 2016 description


  • The South African National Crop Committee’s (CEC) final maize production estimate for the 2015-16 harvest stands at 7.5 million tons, up by 3% from their previous estimate, but down by 24% from the previous season. More specifically, yellow and white maize production estimates were revised up by 5% and 2% from the previous estimates to 4.28 million tons and 3.25 million tons, respectively (Agbiz, www.agbiz.co.za).)

05 Oct 2016 description

Since August 2016 the Government of Niger has been implementing stricter measures to control irregular migration of ECOWAS migrants going into Libya or Algeria without valid documentation. To this end, control operations are in place in the region of Agadez with security forces controlling and turning back vehicles transporting migrants irregularly.

The presence of migrants at the flow monitoring points of Arlit and Séguédine has decreased following these measures with a marked decrease of migrants leaving Niger for Algeria or Libya.