- WFP Guinea Country Brief, Aug 2016
- FEWS Guinée: Mise à jour sur la sécurité alimentaire - Août 2016
- IFRC: Guinea Ebola Virus Disease Emergency Appeal operations update 5
Appeals & Funding
4,328 INTERVIEWS WERE CONDUCTED IN THE PERIOD FROM JUNE TO SEPTEMBER 2016 BY IOM IN THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, GREECE, HUNGARY, SERBIA, AND ITALY
ABOUT DTM’S FLOW MONITORING SURVEYS
(Conakry-Paris, 24 octobre 2016) – Le 18 mai 2012, aux côtés de 16 victimes d’actes de torture, la FIDH et l’OGDH avaient déposé une plainte avec constitution de partie civile auprès du Tribunal de première instance de Dixinn pour des faits de torture commis à l’encontre des plaignants, à l’escadron mobile de Hamdallaye. L’information judiciaire ayant pris fin il y a déjà plus de deux ans, il est urgent qu’un procès soit organisé dans les meilleurs délais.
On 5 October, at a side event of the World Bank Annual meetings, the Government of Guinea and the MPTF Office established the National Post-Ebola Recovery and Resilience Fund (FNRPE). Ahead of the upcoming resource mobilization efforts, the Government of the Republic of Guinea sent a strong signal of commitment to all partners by announcing a US$5 million pledge from its own resources (see Government of Guinea press release).
More than two and a half years after the Ebola outbreak officially began, MSF is now closing its last projects in West Africa dedicated to caring for people who survived the disease.
14,023 migrants have been rescued in 2016 to date
Regional Migrant Figures Update
In 2016 (as of 19 October) 145,381 arrivals were recorded by sea to Italy through the Central Mediterranean route, whereby 620 migrants were recorded between 10 October and 16 October, a – 95% decrease from the week before when 12,439 were reported. The main countries of origin are Nigeria, Eritrea and Guinea.
The number of migrants crossing the Central Mediterranean fell to nearly 12 700 in September, down 40% from the previous month due to poor weather conditions, although the trend in the first nine months of this year remained roughly in line with 2015. Most of them were rescued off the Libyan coast. The total number of migrants who headed to Italy via the Central Mediterranean route stood at 127 600 in the January-September period of this year.
318,816 arrivals by sea in 2016
published 09:00 CET 18 October
1,011,712 arrivals in 2015
IN 2015, ACTION AGAINST HUNGER’S GLOBAL NETWORK SERVED 14.9 MILLION PEOPLE IN 47 COUNTRIES.
Trends of Sea Arrivals
In the week from 10 to 16 October, 717 refugees and migrants crossed the sea to Greece from Turkey – a slight decrease from the 898 who crossed the previous week.
L’Institut de Médecine Tropicale (IMT) d’Anvers que soutient la Coopération belge au développement, a accueilli en septembre, environ 250 experts et spécialistes internationaux du secteur de la santé. L’objectif était de discuter des progrès réalisés face au virus Ebola au cours de la conférence internationale « 8th International Symposium on Filoviruses & 58th ITM colloquium - Ebola: 40 years after Yambuku » qui était organisée à Anvers.
274.0 M required for 2016
82.1 M contributions received, representing 30% of requirements
191.9 M funding gap for West Africa
This brief summarizes FEWS NET’s most forward-looking analysis of projected emergency food assistance needs in FEWS NET coverage countries. The projected size of each country’s acutely food insecure population (IPC Phase 3 and higher) is compared to last year and the recent five-year average and categorized as Higher ( p), Similar ( u), or Lower ( q). Countries where external emergency food assistance needs are anticipated are identified. Projected lean season months highlighted in red indicate either an early start or an extension to the typical lean season.
Trends of Sea Arrivals
Africa Weather Hazards
No new EVD cases reported since April 2016
Response actors continue to strengthen health care capacity and surveillance systems in EVD-affected countries to mitigate the impacts of future disease outbreaks
USG provides more than $406 million in FY 2016 humanitarian funding for EVD response activities
Chronic food insecurity and malnutrition, cyclical drought, locust infestations, seasonal floods, disease outbreaks, and recurrent complex emergencies have presented major challenges to vulnerable populations in the West Africa region during the past decade. Between FY 2007 and FY 2016, USAID’s Office of U.S.