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15 Jan 2015 description

Niamey, Niger | AFP | jeudi 15/01/2015 - 17:05 GMT

L'Algérie a reconduit en à peine un mois plus de 1.800 migrants clandestins nigériens dans leur pays, en grande majorité des enfants et des femmes qui y vivaient de la mendicité, a-t-on appris auprès de l’Organisation internationale (OIM).

"Nous avons à la date d'aujourd'hui 1.805 personnes qui sont rapatriées d'Algérie et ça continue de venir", a déclaré à l'AFP Fatou N'Diaye, une des responsable de l'OIM à Niamey.

14 Jan 2015 description

FAITS SAILLANTS

  • Les résultats de la rencontre annuelle du Dispositif National de Prévention et de Gestion des Catastrophes et Crises Alimentaires indiquent que 177 zones sont vulnérables sur le plan alimentaire.

  • Le premier camp de réfugiés a été ouvert dans la région de Diffa.

  • Le nombre de cas de choléra notifiés dans la région de Diffa tend à la baisse. Cependant les actions de prévention et de riposte doivent continuer pour stopper la maladie.

06 Jan 2015 description

December saw a significant deterioration of the security situation – compared to the previous month – in nine countries or conflict situations in the world, including in South Asia (Pakistan and India), and East Africa (South Sudan and Kenya). There is a risk of increased violence in the coming month in Sudan, where major offensives are anticipated on the heels of a failure in the peace talks; in Sri Lanka, in the context of the 8 January elections; and in Haiti, where the current president could rule by decree unless parliament's mandate, due to expire on 12 January, is extended.

04 Jan 2015 description

General Situation during December 2014 Forecast until mid-February 2015

23 Dec 2014 description

Niger - Migrants from over 15 countries in West and Central Africa have crossed Niger this year, en route to North Africa and Europe, according to an IOM Niger 2014 profiling report.*

IOM Niger published the report – the first of its kind – to promote a better understanding of contemporary migration trends in West Africa, particularly in Niger.

It provides a snapshot, based on an analysis of data collected from more than 2,000 testimonies of often stranded migrants transiting through IOM assistance centres in Niger from January through September 2014.

23 Dec 2014 description
  1. RÉSUMÉ

L’Organisation Internationale pour les Migrations (OIM) a recueilli les témoignages de plus de 2 000 migrants d’Afrique de l’Ouest et d’Afrique Centrale enregistrés entre janvier et septembre 2014 dans deux centres de transit et d’assistance pour les migrants (Dirkou, au nord-est du Niger et Arlit, au nord-ouest).

05 Dec 2014 description

SUMMARY

The Desert Locust (SGR1 ) situation deteriorated along the Red Sea coast in the central outbreak region during November. Aerial and ground operations treated swarms and groups of adults and hoppers on close to 83,000 ha in Sudan during this month. A few adult locusts were detected on the Gulf of Aden & the Red Sea coastal plains in Yemen the last week of November. No locusts were reported in Ethiopia, Oman or Somalia and no reports were received from Eritrea or Saudi Arabia during this period (DLCO-EA, DLMCC/Yemen, LCC/Oman, PPD/Sudan).

03 Dec 2014 description

General Situation during November 2014 Forecast until January 2015

01 Dec 2014 description

| Overview |

Working environment

The North Africa subregion serves as either a transit or final destination for sizeable mixed migration movements from subSaharan Africa. In addition, the instability still affecting much of North Africa continues to generate irregular movements from the region to Europe. UNHCR offices throughout North Africa witnessed an increase in the number of asylum-seekers in 2013.

16 Nov 2014 description

Belgrade, 14 Nov 2014 – Director of the Office for Reconstruction and Assistance to Flooded Areas Marko Blagojevic and Algerian Ambassador to Serbia Abdelkader Mesdoua signed a memorandum of understanding under which the Algerian government will donate $500,000 for post-flood reconstruction and recovery in the water management sector.

Reconstruction in the water management sector is a priority for the government, Blagojevic said.

14 Nov 2014 description
North Africa version 1
Technical Annex - version 1

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

AMOUNT: EUR 10 000 000

1. CONTEXT

14 Nov 2014 description

Announced at 2014 United Nations Global South-South Development Expo in Washington Rome, 14 November 2014 – The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) announced today a US$2.7 million programme targeting more than 1,000 rural youth and women in Algeria, Egypt, Hungary, Morocco, Turkey, and Uzbekistan. The programme will support small farmers to share their experiences and skills in order to collaborate on possible solutions to save water, cultivate water-efficient crops and breed cattle.

06 Nov 2014 description

Situation Générale en octobre 2014 Prévision jusqu'à’mi-décembre 2014

Une résurgence s’est développée en octobre au Soudan où des opérations intensives de lutte aérienne et terrestre ont été menées contre des bandes larvaires et des groupes d’ailés.

04 Nov 2014 description

General Situation during October 2014 Forecast until mid-December 2014

04 Nov 2014 description

Alger (CICR) – Aujourd’hui s’ouvre à Alger une importante réunion d’experts du droit international humanitaire (DIH) des États arabes, sous le haut patronage du ministre de la Justice et garde des sceaux algérien, et de la vice-présidente du Comité international de la Croix-Rouge (CICR), Christine Beerli. Cette rencontre rassemblera des experts gouvernementaux de l’Algérie, de la Jordanie, des Émirats arabes unis, de Bahreïn, de la Tunisie, du Maroc et d’autres pays arabes, ainsi que des représentants de la Ligue arabe et des experts du CICR.